Formulary

Down with Dullness! Sulfate-Free Conditioning Shampoo

August 1, 2014

Water
q.s. to 100
Jaguar Optima (Solvay) (Guar hydroxypropyl trimonium chloride)
0.5
Mackam CBS-50G (Solvay) (Cocamidopropyl hydroxysultaine)
14.46
Geropon 3G CS (Solvay) (Sodium cocoyl glycinate)
8.33
Rhodasurf L-4 Standard(Solvay) (Laureth-4)
1.2
Sodium cocoyl isethionate
9.83
Citric acid
q.s.
Glycerin
1
Fragrance
q.s.
Mackadet OPR-1(Solvay) (Glycol distearate, cocamidopropyl betaine, glyceryl stearate)
2.5
Neolone 950(Dow) (Methylisothiazolinone)
0.1

Procedure
Charge DI water to the vessel. Begin mixing with moderate agitation disperse the Jaguar Optima in the water. Adjust the pH to 4.0-5.0 with 50% citric acid. Charge the Mackam CBS 50 G and start heating to 65-70°C. Charge the Geropon CG 3S and mix until uniform. Charge the Rhodasurf L-4 Std and mix until uniform. Once at 65°C, Charge the Isethionate mix for 30 mins at 65-70°C. Start cooling to ~25°C and add the glycerin. When under 35°C, charge the mackadet OPR-1, fragrance and Neolone 950. Mix until homogenous. Adjsut pH to 5.2-5.6 with 50% citric acid. Viscosity will build on pH adjustment. Note: The lower the pH, the higher the viscosity.

Properties
Apperance at 25°C —opaque liquid; Brookfield Viscosity @25°C—5,000-15,000 cps (LVT, spindle 3, 12 rpm; pH—5.0-6.0; Solids—18.5-21.5.

More Information
Solvay 800-973-7873 E-mail: NovecareCC@solvay.com Website: www.solvay.com
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