Clear Complexion Acne Wash
This clear complexion acne wash formulation uses naturally-derived ingredients in a gentle, sulfate-free cleanser with 1% salicylic acid to help treat and prevent blemishes without over-drying for a softer, clearer complexion. Cola®Det EQ-20 delivers a blend of mild surfactants in one easy step to thoroughly cleanse without irritation, while Cola®Lipid C soothes skin and prevents acne-causing bacteria. Use daily to improve skin tone and texture and prevent breakouts. Free of betaines, oils, and fragrances.
|Order||INCI Name||Trade Name||Percent||Function|
|1||Water||Water||qs to 100.00|
|2||Sodium Laurylglucosides Hydroxypropylsulfonate and Sodium Cocoamphoacetate and Cocamidopropyl Hydroxysultaine||Cola®Det EQ-20||35.00|
|3||Cocamidopropyl PG-Dimonium Chloride Phosphate||Cola®Lipid C||1.00|
|4||Salicylic Acid||Salicylic Acid USP ¹||1.00|
|5||Sodium Benzoate and Potassium Sorbate||Euxyl® K712 ²||1.00|
|6||Lactic Acid||PURAC® Hipure 90 ³||qs to pH 4.0 – 4.5|
- Combine ingredients 1 – 3 with moderate mixing.
- Add ingredient 4, heating to 40 – 45°C if necessary. Mix until completely dissolved.
- Once uniform, add remaining ingredients. Adjust to pH 4.0 – 4.5 with lactic acid.
Appearance: Clear Liquid
pH: 4.0 – 4.5
Viscosity: 1,500 – 2,500 cP
% Solids: 15.3 – 17.7
1McKinley Resources, 2Schülke and Mayr, 3Corbion
This formulation is intended for use as a generic starting formula and may be modified as needed. This formulation is for developmental use only. Not intended for resale.