Formulary

Sulfate-Free Exfoliating Facial Cleanser

Released by Solvay Chemicals

November 1, 2012


Phase A
Water
q.s. 100
Mirataine CBS (Rhodia) (Cocamidopropyl hydroxysultaine)
5.18
Mackanate EL (Rhodia) (Disodium laureth sulfosuccinate)
26.51
Rheomer 33 (Rhodia) (Polyacrylate-33)
9.6
Sodium hydroxide
q.s. to 6.5
Mackamide Lame-100 (Rhodia) (Acetamide MEA,lactamide MEA)
0.50
Glycerin
0.50
Kathon CG (Dow)
q.s.
Green Dye
q.s.
Fragrance Aloe and Cucumber (Belle-Aire Fragrances)
0.50
Metapearls 1 STD green (Floratech) (Polyethylene)
0.30

Procedure
Add Mirataine CBS to most part (~95%) of deionized water while mixing gently. Add Mackanate El and Kathon CG and mix until uniform. Add Rheomer 33 and mix until homogeneous. Add Florapearls Evergreen STD beads while mixing gently. Add glycerin and Mackamide Lame. Neutralize slowly to pH 6.5 with sodium hydroxide solution (15%) and while mixing gently until uniform. Add fragrance, dye and the remaining deionized water and mix until uniform. Check pH and adjust if necessary.

Properties
Appearanceu2014Clear viscous liquid; Viscosity at 25°C 7,000-10,000 cps (LVT, spindle 3, 12 rpm)u2014pH @ 25°C 5.0 to 6.0; Solids, %u201415-17%; Storage-Stability Stableu2014for 1 month (25°C; 45°C ; 4°C) 3 cycles freeze/thaw.

More Information
Rhodia
888-776-7337, 215-781-6364 (North America)
+33 (0)1 49 37 62 62 (Europe-France)
+65 - 6291 1921 (Asia Pacific) +55 11 3741-7637 (Latin America)
Email: TechServHPC@us.rhodia.com

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