Formulary

Golden Body Butter

Released by Cognis Corp. now part of BASF

December 1, 2004


Phase A
Emulgade PL 68/50 (Cognis) (cetearyl glucoside (and) cetearyl alcohol)
7.0
Cutina GMS (Cognis) (glyceryl stearate)
4.0
Lanette E (Cognis) (sodium cetearyl sulfate)
1.0
Cetiol SB 45 (Cognis) (Butyrospermum parkii)
13.0
Cetiol CC (Cognis) (dicaprylyl carbonate)
3.0
Cetiol OE (Cognis) (dicaprylyl ether)
2.0
Cetiol MM (Cognis) (myristyl myristate)
0.5
Cegesoft PS 6 (Cognis) (Olus [EU], vegetable oil [non-EU])
2.0
Cegosoft GPO (Cognis) (Elaeis guineensis [EU], palm (Elaeis guineensis) oil [non-EU])
1.0
Eutanol G (Cognis) (octyldodecanol)
1.0
Cosmedia SP (Cognis) (sodium polyacrylate)
0.5
Siliconoil AK 350 (Wacker) (dimethicone)
1.0

Phase B
Glycerin
6.0
Water
59.0
Preservative
q.s.

Procedure
Heat phase A to 80°C. Heat phase B to 80°C and add to phase A while stirring. Allow the emulsion to cool while stirring in such a way that it remains in continual motion. Avoid incorporation of air. If necessary, homogenize with a suitable dispersion unit (e.g. Ultra Turax), approxmiately 55°C. Stop stirring at 30°C.

Properties
Viscosity (mPas) Brookfield RVT 23°C spindle TE 5rpm, with Helipath

More Information
Cognis Care Chemicals Division, 300 Brookside Avenue, Ambler, PA 19002
Tel: (800) 531-0815; Fax: (215) 628-1450; Website: www.cognis-us.com

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