Formulary

Moisturizing Facial Gel

March 1, 2008


Phase A
Deionized water
70.30
Carbopol 940 (Noveon) (Carbomer)
0.10
Glycerin (Procter & Gamble)
5.00
Keltrol F (Kelco) (Xanthan gum)
0.10
Methylparaben NF (Protameen) (Methylparaben)
0.20
SP-10 (Kobo Products) (Nylon-12)
0.50
BPA-500 (Kobo Products)(Polymethylmethacrylate)
2.00
Emerest 2400 (Cognis) (Glyceryl stearate)
1.00
Velvesil 125 (Momentive/Kobo) (Cyclopentasiloxane (and) C30-45 alkylcetearyl dimethicone crosspolymer)
15.00
Vitamin A Palmitate (BASF)(Retinyl palmitate)
0.10
Deionized water
2.00

Phase B
Emersol 132 (Cognis) (Stearic acid)
2.50

Phase C
TEAIan 99% (RITA) (Triethanolamine)
q.s. to pH 6.5

Phase D
Germall 115 (ISP) (Imidazolidiny urea)
0.20

Phase E
Actiphyte of chamomile (Active Organics) (Chamomilla recutita (matricaria) flower extract)
1.00

Procedure
Combine phase A ingredients slowly sifting in the Nylon SP-10 and ES-830; heat and stir to 70°C. Slowly add the xanthan gum and carbopol to the aqueous phase. Heat and stir phase B to 70°C. Slowly add the oil phase to the water phase wtih stirring. Homogenize through the entire cooling stage. At 40°C adjust the pH to 6.5. Add the Germall solution; cool to 35°C add the chamomile. Cool to 30°C and fill.

More Information
Kobo Products Inc., 690 Montrose Ave. & 3474 South Clinton Ave., South Plainfield, NJ 07080
Tel: (908) 757-0033; Fax: (908) 757-0905; Website: www.koboproductsinc.com
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