Formulary

Soothing Senses Water Free Cotton Gel

May 1, 2005


Phase A
Cyclomethicone (and) dimethicone crosspolymer (Dow Corning 9045 Silicone Elastomer Blend)
79.7

Phase B
C30-45 alkyl methicone (Dow Corning AMS-C30 Cosmetic Wax)
10.0
Isododecane (Permethyl 99A/Presperse Inc.)
10.0

Phase C
Fragrance (Antistress ball well being 2848/Takasago)
0.3

Procedure
To the main mixer vessel, add the ingredients of phase A and heat, mixing to 80°C. Use a closed mixing vessel and nitrogen gas to make the head space; leave the mixer inert as a safety precaution. In a separate vessel, combine and heat ingredients of phase B to 80°C with gentle mixing until all the wax is melted and the mixture is uniform. Add phase B to phase A slowly, with mixing, and mainaining mixture temperature at 70°C. Continue mixing and cool to room temperature. Add phase C with mixing. Continue mixing for an additional 15 minutes.

More Information
Stability: Stable for at least six months at room temperature and six months at 40°C.

More Information
Dow Corning, PO Box 994, Midland, MI 48686-0994
Tel: (989) 496-4000; Fax: (989) 496-4586
E-mail: info@dowcorning.com; Website: www.dowcorning.com
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