Formulary

Cold Process Sheer Foundation (Light Beige)

January 1, 2009


Phase A
DI H2O
78.88
Titanium dioxide (Sensient)
2.20
Yellow iron oxide LC 181 (Sensient)
0.20
Brown iron oxide C33-115 (Sun Chemical)
0.10
Fragrance
q.s.

Phase B
Hydresia G2 (Botaneco) (Carthamus tinctorius (Safflower) oleosomes (and) glycerin (and) water)
12.00

Phase C
Natrulon H-10 (Lonza) (Polyglycerin-10)
5.00

Phase D
Aristoflex AVC (Clariant) (Ammonium acryloyldimethyltaurate/VP copolymer)
1.10

Phase E
Preservative
q.s.

Phase F
Sodium hydroxide
q.s.

Procedure
Mix phase A under high sheer (homogenizer recommended) until dispersed. Using a propeller blade, mix phase B on low speed (300 rpm) for 5 minutes. Add phase C to phase A and mix for additional 1 minute. Slowly add phase A  to phase B and increase blade speed to 800 rpm to emulsify. Mix for 8-10 minutes. Slowly add phase D (thickener) to batch and mix @ 800 rpm  until smooth (approx. 8-10 minutes). Add preservative and mix @ 300 rpm for 1 minute.  Adjust PH to 6.5 using NaOH.

More Information
This cold process, sheer foundation is quick and easy to produce. The results: a natural, transparent and  airbrushed look to the skin for those who want the look of a mineral powder foundation, but without the dryness.

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