Multifunctional Conditioning Performance ARLASILK CDM* is a coconut-derived, multi-functional phospholipid complex designed for use in personal care and cosmetic products. It is composed predominantly of diester phosphatides with multiple long chain groups. ARLASILK CDM combines gentle cleansing, mildness and excellent substantivity with the added benefit of broad-spectrum antimicrobial enhancement. In carefully formulated hair and skin care products, it can be utilized to minimize preservative requirements or to formulate self-preserved systems. ARLASILK CDM is compatible with all surfactant types and is the ideal additive for use in baby care products – particularly baby wipes and toiletries.