Formulary

Cold-Process Exfoliating Cream

September 1, 2008


Phase A
Hydresia G2 (Botaneco) (Carthamus tinctorius (safflower) oleosomes/glycerin/water)
12.5
Polyaldo DGDO (Lonza) (Polyglyceryl-10 decaoleate)
5.0
Uvinul MC80 (BASF) (Ethylhexyl methoxycinnamate)
2.0
Fragrance
q.s.
Glypure 70 (DuPont) (Glycolic acid 70% solution)
5.6
Sodium hydroxide
q.s.
Aristoflex AVC (Clariant Int.) (Ammonium acryloyldimethyltaurate/VP copolymer)
2.2

Phase B
Deionized water
q.s.

Phase C
Geogard 361 (Lonza) (Dehydroacetic acid, benzyl alcohol, phenoxyethanol, salicylic acid, benzoic acid, benzethonium chloride)
0.4

Procedure
Mix phase A for 10 minutes at 400 rpm. Combine phase B (bring the pH of DI water and glycolic acid to 4.0 with sodium hydroxide) and add to main while mixing. Increase main to 800 rpm and mix it for 20 minutes. Add Phase C (Geogard 361) and (Aristoflex AVC) at once and mix for 15 minutes or until the formula is smooth and uniform.

Properties
Viscosity range RVTC/2 35K-55K cps
pH range 4.0-4.1 

More Information
Botaneco Inc., 3430 Progress Drive, Suite B, Bensalem, PA 19020
(215) 604-0634,  Website: www.botaneco.ca
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