Formulary

Hair Wax

March 5, 2014


Phase A
Water (Aqua) (deionized)
41.40
Propylene Glycol USP (Lyondell) (Propylene glycol)
10.00
Sorbitol liquid [70%] (EMD) (Sorbitol)
7.00

Phase B
CoSept PEP (HallStar) (Phenoxyethanol, methylparaben, ethylparaben, butylparaben, propylparaben, isobutylparaben)
0.50

Phase C
Drakeol 7 Lt Min Oil (Calumet Specialty) (Mineral oil (paraffinum liquidum))
12.00
Sensolene Care DD (HallStar Italia) (Lauryl olivate)
3.00

Phase D
Brij S721 (Croda) (Steareth-21)
20.00
Brij S2 (Croda) (Steareth-2)
3.00
Salcare SC 96 (BASF) (Polyquaternium-37, propylene glycol dicaprylate/dicaprate, PPG-1 trideceth-6)
2.50
BHT (BHT) (Merisol Antioxidants)
0.10
MSS-500W (Kobo Products) (Silica)
0.50

Procedure
Add phase A to the main vessel. Start mixing and heating to 75–80°C. Add phase B during heating of this water phase. Combine phase C in a separate vessel and start mixing. Heat this oil phase to 75–80°C. Add phase D ingredients in order. When contents of both vessels are uniform and at 75–80°C, add the oil phase (CD) to the water phase (AB) using strong mixing without aeration. Mix and cool until uniform and at desired filling temperature. Perform final quality assurance checks and fill product.

Properties
(25°C): Appearance (uncolored and unfragranced)—Smooth, film-forming waxy cream; pH—3.8.

More Information
The HallStar Company 877-427-4255 • 312-385-4494 Website: www.hallstar.com customerservice@hallstar.com
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