Formulary

Smooth & Shine Hair Crème

September 27, 2013


Phase A
Water
74.63
Sodium dehydroacetate
0.12

Phase B
VivaPur Cos 5 (Gattefosse) (Microcrystalline cellulose (and) cellulose gum)
1.50

Phase C
Glycerin
5.00
Xanthan gum
0.30

Phase D
Lysofix Liquid (Kemin) (Glycerin (and) glycine soja (soybean) seed extract)
5.00

Phase E
Vegelight 1214LC (Grant Industries) (Coconut alkanes (and) coco-caprylate/caprate)
5.00
Argan oil
1.00
Rosamox (Kemin) (Helianthus annuus (sunflower) seed oil (and) rosmarinus officinalis (rosemary) leaf extract)
0.25
Lanette 22 (BASF) (Behenyl alcohol)
2.00
Jeechem GMS-D (Jeen Products) (Glyceryl stearate SE)
2.50
Jojoba oil
1.50

Phase F
Euxyl PE 9010 (schülke) (Phenoxyethanol (and) ethylhexylglycerin)
1.00

Phase G
SZ-21070 (Serenity Springs)
0.20
Citric acid (33.33% solution)
q.s. to pH 5.0-5.5

Procedure
Weigh phase A in a tared beaker, adjust homogenizer and water heater. Add phase B to the main beaker while homogenizing at 800 to 1000 RPM. Premix Phase C and slowly pour into the main beaker. Heat main beaker to 80-82ºC. Add phase D to main batch when heated and mix until uniform. Heat phase E to 82-85ºC. Add phase E to the main batch and homogenize (1500 RPM). Add phase F to the main batch at 45ºC. Add phase G to adjust the pH to between 5.0-5.5. Cool until 30°C.

Properties
Appearance—Smooth, uniform cream; Color—Off-white to slightly yellow; Odor—Mildly fragrant; Viscosity—4,000-5,000 cP (Brookfield LVT4, 30 RPM); pH—5.0-5.5; Emulsion Stability Results to date—Stable for 5 freeze-thaw cycles, Stable for 3 months at 40°C & 50°C.

More Information
Kemin Industries, Inc. (Formulated in conjunction with Architectural Beauty) 515-697-4165 • Email: personalcare@kemin.com www.kemin.com/personalcare
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