Formulary

Volumizing Conditioner

Released by Dow Corning Corp.

December 1, 2004

Deionized water
q.s. to 100
Versene 220 (Dow Chemical) (tetrasodium EDTA)
0.2
Natrosol 250 HHR (Hercules) (hydroxyethylcellulose)
1.5
Arquad 16-29 (Akzo Nobel) (cetrimonium chloride)
0.3
Lannette O (Cognis) (cetearyl alcohol)
1.0
Arlacel 165 (Uniqema) (glyceryl stearate (and) PEG-100 stearate)
1.0
DC 5-7113 Silicone Quat Microemulsion (Dow Corning) (sililcone quaternium-16 (and) undeceth-11 (and) butyloctanol (and) undeceth-5)
2.0
Preservative
0.4
Fragrance
q.s.

Procedure
Heat deionized water, Versene 220 and Arquad 16-29 to about 75°C (167°F) and add Natrosol 250 HHR. Mix until uniform. Decrease heat to 60°C (140°F) and add Lannette O and Arlacel 165 with moderate mixing until melted. Decrease heat to 40°C (104°F) and add DC 5-7113 silicone quat emulsion. Mix for 10 minutes. Cool to room temperature and add preservative and fragrance with gentle mixing.

More Information
Dow Corning, PO Box 994, Midland, MI 48686-0994
Tel: (989) 496-4000; Fax: (989) 496-4586
E-mail: info@dowcorning.com; Website: www.dowcorning.com

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