Hydroxypropyl Bis-Hydroxyethyldimonium Chloride

Milder, Safer, and Rehydrating

Stronger hydrating power than glycerin
EO-free, 1,4-Dioxane-free
Safe and non-irritating

Cola®Moist BE 200 MB is a cationic humectant with a high charge density and outstanding water binding properties. It is highly hygroscopic at all humidities, attracting and binding water extremely effectively, and provides a higher humidity protective gradient on both skin and hair to enhance moisturization. Cola®Moist BE 200 MB functions as an osmoregulator to prevent dehydration and its powerful hydrating properties limit water evaporation and retain moisture. Cola®Moist BE 200 MB is an important functional ingredient with many desired properties with both strong ionic bonding and hydrogen bonding within the hydrated deposited humectant film matrix.

INCI: Hydroxypropyl Bis-Hydroxyethyldimonium Chloride

CAS: 110528-94-4


US (Cosmetic Use Only), Canada (DSL/NDSL), EU (REACH), Australia (AICIS Reported Introduction), China (IECIC), Taiwan (TSCI)

*Assessed in accordance with the AICIS Industrial Chemicals Categorisation guidelines up to an introduction volume of 10 metric tonnes per annum

In keeping with Colonial Chemical’s commitment to sustainable raw material sourcing, this product is derived from palm oil that contributes to the production of certified sustainable palm oil. More information on www.RSPO.org.


  • Safe and non-irritating
  • Increases softness and elasticity of skin
  • Hair detangling, reduces fly-away
  • Leaves no tacky feeling
  • Non-greasy, water-soluble, non-staining
  • Stable at a broad range of temperatures and pH
  • Compatible with a wide variety of formulations
  • Stronger hydrating power than glycerin
  • Easily formulated into many emulsion products


  • Skin care products, creams, lotions, tonics, shower gels, sun care lotions
  • Make-up products, foundations, lipsticks
  • Shampoos, conditioners, hair tonics, creams
  • Health care lotions and other products
  • Daily wear moisturizers
  • Dry skin lotions and creams
  • Volumizing products