Formulary

Self-Tanning Spray

March 1, 2005


Phase A
Demineralized water
55.36
Emery 916 (Henkel) (glycerin USP)
5.00
Propylene glycol (Lyondell)
3.00
Aloe Vera Gel AG 002 (Terry Labs)
3.00
SD alcohol 40B
15.00

Phase B
Tween 20 (Uniquema) (polysorbate-20)
1.00
Liponic EG-1 (Lipo) (glycereth-26)
1.00
Fragrance Beach #AB001012 (Belmay)
0.10

Phase C
Demineralized water
10.00
DHA (Rona) (dihydroxyacetone)
6.00

Phase D
Paragon (McIntyre) (DMDM hydantoin (and) methylparaben)
0.50

Phase E
Citric acid 30%
0.04

Procedure
Combine phase A ingredients at room temperature. Premix phase B and add to phase A. Dissolve DHA in water and add it to phase A/B. Mix until uniform. Add phase D and if necessary, adjust pH to 4.0-4.5 using citric acid.

Properties
pH: 4.5
Appearance: clear, water-thin solution

More Information
Rona Cosmetic Business Unit/EMD Chemicals Inc., 7 Skyline Dr., Hawthorne, NY 10532 Tel: (914) 592-4660; Fax: (914) 785-5804
E-mail: rona@emdchemicals.com; Website: www.emdchemicals.com
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