Formulary

Smoothing Foundation

November 1, 2010


Phase A
Candelilla wax
6.0
Dow Corning HY-3050 Soy Wax (Dow Corning) (Hydrogenated soybean oil (and) C15-23 alkane)
10.0
Copernicia cerifera (carnauba) wax
6.0
Permethyl 99A (Presperse Inc.) (Isododecane)
39.4

Phase B
Dow Corning 556 cosmetic grade fluid (Dow Corning) (Phenyl trimethicone)
5.0
Xiameter PMX-0245 (Dow Corning)(Cyclopentasiloxane)
14.0
Dow Corning 9546 silicone elastomer blend (Dow Corning) (Cyclopentasiloxane (and) dimethicone crosspolymer (and) dimethicone/vinyl dimethicone crosspolymer (and) dimethiconol)
7.0

Phase C
Titanium dioxide
5.4
Iron oxides yellow
1.7
Iron oxides red
0.6
Iron oxides black
0.4
Dow Corning 5562 carbinol fluid (Dow Corning) (Bis-hydroxy-ethoxypropyl dimethicone)
4.5

Procedure
Combine and mix phase A ingredients, heating to 80°C until completely melted. Combine phase B ingredients and add to phase A with mixing. Prepare a pigment premix by blending phase C ingredients, and homogenize until color is uniform. Maintain temperature, and add phase C to phase AB while stirring. Cool to 50°C while stirring. Pour material into an appropriate container and cool to solidify.  

More Information
Dow Corning Corporation
Tel: (989) 496-6000 • Fax: (989) 496-5508
Email: lifesciences@dowcorning.com
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