Formulary

Water-in-Oil Facial Moisturizer With Sunscreen

August 1, 2004


Phase A
Silsoft SF1540 (GE Silicones) (cyclopentasiloxane (and) PEG/PPG-20/15 dimethicone)
2.50
Velvesil 125 (GE Silicones) (cyclopentasiloxane (and) C30-45 alkyl cetearyl dimethicone crosspolymer)
20.00
Silsoft SF1202 (GE Silicones) (cyclopentasiloxane)
7.50
Octyl methoxycinnamate
3.70
Octyl salycilate
2.20
Benzophenone-3
2.80
Butylmethoxydibenzoylmethane
1.30
C12-C15 alkyl benzoate
2.00
Caprylyl/caprylic triglyceride
2.00
Sorbitan oleate
0.50

Phase B
Glycerin
15.00
Water
39.95
Sodium Chloride
0.50
Preservative
q.s.
Fragrance
q.s.

Procedure
Combine ingredients of phase A at room temperature; heat to 75°C. Combine ingredients of phase B; heat to 75°C. Slowly add phase B to phase A, carefully monitoring the temperature. Increase agitation as the product thickens. Continue mixing for an additional 30 minutes; increase agitation to ~1000 rpm. Cool to 30°C with moderate mixing. Add fragrance. Homogenize, if necessary.

More Information
GE Advanced Materials, Silicones, 187 Danbury Rd., Wilton, CT 06897
Tel: (800) 523-5862 (customer service); (800) 295-2392

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