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Sodium C14-16 Olefin Sulfonate

Sodium C14-16 Olefin Sulfonate

What-it-does: surfactant/cleansing

Official CosIng Information


A versatile and biodegradable cleansing agent with high cleaning power and strong foaming properties. Unfortunately, these two properties for a surfactant usually mean that it is harsh on the skin, which is the case here as well. 

Show me some proof

  • Nair, Bindu. "Final report on the safety assessment of Sodium Alpha-Olefin Sulfonates." International Journal of Toxicology 17.5_suppl (1998): 39-65.

Products with Sodium C14-16 Olefin Sulfonate

OSSOLA Skincare Lavender Butter Wash Amika 3D Volume and Thickening Shampoo Amika Reset Clarifying Gel Shampoo Arbonne Re9 Advanced For Men 3-In-1 BIOSILK Silk Therapy Shampoo Big sexy hair Strengthening Shampoo Bioclarity Cleanse Cleure Volumizing Shampoo DMK Acu Klenz DRMTLGY Antioxidant Cleanser Every Man Jack Charcoal Face Wash Acne Skin Cleanser Farsali The One Framesi Color Lover Moisture Rich Shampoo Framesi Color Lover Smooth Shine Shampoo Framesi Color Lover Volume Boost Shampoo GLAMGLOW SUPERCLEANSE™ Cream-To-Foam Cleanser GLAMGLOW TROPICALCLEANSE™ Daily Exfoliating Cleanser HASK Biotin Boost Thickening Shampoo HASK Charcoal With Citrus Oil Purifying Shampoo HASK Curl Coconut Milk & Honey Care Shampoo Indie Lee De-Stress Body Wash Indie Lee Energize Body Wash Indie Lee Sleep Body Wash Ion Purify Hard Water Shampoo Jack Black Pure Clean Daily Facial Cleanser Kate Somerville EradiKate™ Mask Foam-Activated Acne Treatment Kate Somerville Gentle Daily Cleanser Kristen Ess The One Signature Shampoo L'Oreal Botanicals L'Oreal Botanicals Rose And Geranium Shampoo L'Oreal Paris Botanicals Safflower Dry Hair Shampoo LANCER The Method: Cleanse Oily-Congested Cleanser L’anza Healing Moisture Tamanu Cream Shampoo Maelove The Refresher Triple Aha Cleanser Marc Anthony Strictly Curls Curl Defining Shampoo Matrix Keep Me Vivid Sulfate Free Shampoo Mediceuticals Bioclenz Shampoo Medik8 Pore Cleanse Gel Intense Medik8 Surface Radiance Cleanse Medik8 Surface Radiance Cleanse Mielle Rosemary Mint Strengthening Shampoo Murad Pore Extractor Pomegranate Mask NATURELAB TOKYO Perfect Smooth Shampoo Nature Lab Tokyo Perfect Volume Shampoo Nature box Coconut Oil Shampoo Nature box Macadamia-Oil Shampoo Neutralyze Moderate To Severe Acne Face Wash 2.0 Neutrogena Deep Clean Facial Cleanser Neutrogena Hydro Boost Exfoliating Cleanser Neutrogena Pore Refining Daily Cleanser