Triticum Vulgare Gluten is a natural non-hydrolyzed wheat protein from the grain's endosperm with remarkable hydrophobic properties. It exhibits preferential binding characteristics to damaged hair areas.
Incorporated in hair care applications, Triticum Vulgare Gluten strengthens hair and improves elasticity. It enhances hair smoothness and provides outstanding shine.
In cleansing preparations, Triticum Vulgare Gluten increases foam stability and application properties of surfactant systems. In addition, it enables clear shampoo systems which can be quickly developed. It is used in shampoo, conditioners, hair leave-in products, and hair sprays, usually, in 1 - 5% concentrations.