Formulary

Soft Sensations Body Butter with Whitesense

June 1, 2009


Phase A
Deionized water
58.50
Sodium hydroxide (10% solution)
0.25
Disodium EDTA
0.10
Rita Glycerin USP (RITA) (Glycerin) 3.00
3.00
Keltrol CG-RD (CP Kelco) (Xanthan gum)
0.10
Isopropyl palmitate
4.00
Antioxidante N (Provital/Centerchem)
0.05
Hazelnut oil (Provital/Centerchem)
1.00
Macadamia oil (Provital/Centerchem)
1.00
Hydromanil (Provital/Centerchem)
1.00
Shea butter ultra refined (Biochemica)
8.00
Cocoa butter deodorized (Biochemica)
4.00
PEG-8 Beeswax (Koster Keunen)
2.00
Tego Alkanol 1618 (Evonik) (Cetearyl alcohol)
2.50
Microcrystalline 170/180 (Koster Keunen) (Microcrystalline wax)
3.00
Tegolon 12-20 (Evonik) (Nylon-12)
2.00

Phase B
Ritapro 165 (RITA) (Glyceryl stearate & PEG-100 stearate)
6.00

Phase C
Whitesense (Provital/Centerchem)
3.00

Phase D
Diocide (Centerchem)
0.50

Procedure
Combine phase B ingredients and begin heating in water bath to 75°C. Add NaOH and EDTA to Phase B water. Begin heating to 75°C. At 55°C, add xanthan gum and glycerin. Mix until uniform. When both phases have reached 75°C, slowly add phase B to phase A. Mix for 10 minutes. Begin cooldown. At 45°C, add phase C and D ingredients. Mix until uniform. Pour into containers while still warm.

More Information
Centerchem, Inc. (203) 822-9800 • www.centerchem.com
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