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Balancing Boost

ESG 1043/19

Clear liquid. Reduces acne on the skin. Provides anti-inflammatory and skin soothing benefits

Phase

Ingredients

%W/W

A

HPMC

(Benecel E4M, Ashland)

0.50

Water

87.80

B

Phytosphingosine Hydrochloride

(Phytosphingosine HCl )

0.50

TEGOSOFT® PC 41 MB

(Polyglyceryl-4 Caprate )

3.00

C

TEGO® SML 20 MB

(Polysorbate 20 )

1.20

Herbapurifine®

(Water (USA)/Aqua (EU); Butylene Glycol; Lecithin; Salix Alba Bark Extract; Bakuchiol; Magnolia Grandiflora Leaf Extract)

3.00

D

Propylene Glycol

3.00

E

Verstatil® PC

(Phenoxyethanol; Caprylyl Glycol)

1.00

Potassium Hydroxide

(10% in water)

q.s.

Processing

1. Disperse HPMC to the water with stirring, ensuring HPMC is swelled.
2. After the polymer swelled, add phase B, Phytosphingosine Hydrochloride, followed by TEGOSOFT® PC 41 MB with stirring.
3. Heat to 80 °C, ensure Phytosphingosine Hydrochloride is fully dissolved.
4. Cool down to room temperature, add phase C, D and E with stirring.
5. Adjust pH between 5.5 to 6.5

Viscosity

50 mPa.s (Brookfield DV2T Extra sp. 4, 100 rpm)

pH Value

5.5-6.5

Stability

Proven

Microbiological Safety

Challenge test passed


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