Hair Combing Cream

December 1, 2007

Phase A
Deionized water
Carbopol Aqua CC Polymer (Noveon) (Polyacrylate-1 crosspolymer)
Propylene glycol
Ammonyx 4B (Stepan )(Stearalkonium choride)
Lanette 18 (Cognis Corp.) (Stearyl alcohol)
Myritol 318 (Cognis Corp.) (Caprylic/capric triglyceride)
Herbess Melocoton MEX-EC0016949 (Mane) (Fragrance)
Citric acid (50% acid solution)

Phase B
Lanette 16 (Cognis Corp.)(Cetyl alcohol)

Phase C
Glydant Plus Liquid (Lonza, Inc.) (DMDM hydantoin, iodopropynyl butylcarbamate)

Weigh deionized water into vessel and add Carbopol Aqua CC Polymer. Add remaining ingredients in phase A in the order shown, ensuring that each ingredient is completely dissolved prior to the addition of next ingredient. Heat to 70°C. Mix phase B ingredients in a separate vessel. Heat to 70°C. Add phase B to phase A and mix completely. Wtih mixing, begin cooling to 45°C. Add ingredients of phase C in order shown. Mix until homogenous while batch cools to 35°C. Adjust pH 4.5-5.0 with citric acid.

More info: Noveon, 9911 Brecksville Rd., Cleveland, OH 44141-3247
Tel: (800)379-5389; Fax: (216) 447-5250 Website:
  • Slow & Steady

    Slow & Steady

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director||December 1, 2016
    In a tumultuous environment, steady gains posted in the industrial and institutional cleaning sector are welcomed.

  • The World Comes to Orlando

    The World Comes to Orlando

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director||December 1, 2016
    More than 1,600 chemists traveled to Florida for the IFSCC Congress

  • The Plex  Phenomenon

    The Plex Phenomenon

    Denise Costrini, Croda North America||December 1, 2016
    Croda details the hair-protecting qualities of bond multipliers and the company’s new bond-building formulation system.