Products we use it in: African Black Soap Shampoo, Multi-Use Leave-in Conditioner, Moisturising Thickening Gel,  Moisturizing Curling Butter & Hair Follicle Stimulant.

What is Optiphen - It is a paraben and formaldehyde-free preservative system, which consists of Phenoxyethanol in an emollient base of Caprylyl Glycol. 

Why we use it: In our formulations, the combination of these ingredients provides our products protection against microbial yeast and mold growth while imparting 

Other benefits:  Emolliency with the caprylyl glycol gives an exceptional feel to our finished HH formulations. 

EWG Score: 3 - 5