Formulary

Pressed Powder

Released by Kemin

May 8, 2013


Phase A
Mica CI 77019 (Presperse)
65.94
Kaolin (Brenntag Specialties)
5.00
Amihope LL (Lauroyl lysine) (Ajinomoto)
3.00
Zinc stearate (Brenntag Specialties)
2.00
Silica (Presperse)
2.00
Titanium dioxide CI 7789 (Brenntag)
8.88
Iron oxides CI 77492 (Sensient)
2.10
Iron oxides CI 77499 (Sensient)
0.34
Iron oxides CI 77491 (Color Techniques)
0.74

Phase B
Lysofix Liquid (Kemin) (Glycerin (and) glycine soja (soybean) seed extract)
3.00
Rosamox (Kemin) (Helianthus annuus (sunflower) seed oil (and) rosmarinus officinalis (rosemary) leaf extract
0.50
LexFeel 350 N (Inolex) (Diheptyl succinate (and) capryloyl glycerin)
3.00
Florasun 90 (Inolex) (Helianthus annuus (sunflower) seed oil)
2.0
Lexgard Natural (Inolex) (Glyceryl caprylate (and) glyceryl undecylenate)
1.50

Procedure
Weigh phase A ingredients. Pulverize phase A until pigments are dispersed. Premix phase B until uniform. Add phase B to phase A and pulverize until uniform. Check for oil spots.

Properties
Appearanceu2014Smooth, silky pressed powder; Coloru2014medium beige; Stabilityu2014stable after 3 months at 40°C and 50°C; loss in moisture should not be more than 1.0% at 40°C and 50°C after 2 months, stable for 5 freeze-thaw cycles, passed drop test, pass puff test.

More Information
Kemin Industries Inc.n(formulated in conjunction with Architectural Beauty),n515-697-4165,nEmail: personalcare@kemin.com,nWebsite: www.kemin.com/personalcare
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