Ammonium lauryl sulfate (ALS) is the common name for ammonium dodecyl sulfate (CH3(CH2)10CH2OSO3NH4)
Ammonium Laureth Sulfate is used in cosmetic products, specially for shampoos, face cleansing and foamy facial gels.
Ammonium Laureth Sulfate is a cleansing agent that remove oils and dirt from hair and skin without drying it out. It makes quite a lot of foam too.
- Ammonium Laureth Sulfate is considered to be gentle. However, like all surfactants, in can cause irritations to people with sensitive skin.
- We currently have no information for Ammonium lauryl sulfate.
Source: Wikipedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ammonium_lauryl_sulfate