How do several surfactant in a product arrange to form a micceles?

In a cleanser product if we have mixed surfactants, will the ratio of surfactants be the same in each miccele or different micceles will have different surfactant ratios?

For example: in a cleanser if we have 
SLES 5%
SLS 2.5%
CAPB 2.5% 

Will each miccele have SLES/SLS/CAPB @ratio 5/2.5/2.5 or some micceles have more of one surfactant and some more of another? 

Comments

  • PerryPerry Administrator, Professional Chemist
    On average, perhaps. In any specific instance, perhaps not.
    You may be taking the metaphor of a micelle a bit too seriously. They do not last in some specific form for any extended period of time.
  • AbdullahAbdullah Member
    Perry said:
    On average, perhaps. In any specific instance, perhaps not.
    You may be taking the metaphor of a micelle a bit too seriously. They do not last in some specific form for any extended period of time.
    Thanks
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