This is pH balanced, alcohol-free, paraben-free, PEG-80 free and highly recommended for cleaning, conditioning, detangling, & moisturizing long to short coats. Use just a little of this concentrate to create a foaming lather that cleans well and is easy to rinse off. It gives a clean smooth silky coat. The 24 oz size and concentrated formula allows for up to 70% more baths than other leading brands. Wahl has been serving professional vets and groomers for over 50 years and is highly recommended.