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Face Cream with Coconut Oil

No. 3004

This formulation features Cola®Fax CPE, Cola®Lipid ST and Cola®Moist 200.  The cream offers intense moisturizing and skin-nourishing properties with the benefits of phospholipid-based emulsifiers. The lightweight cream provides a natural, hydrating touch and works on all skin types.


Order INCI Name Trade Name Percent Function
A Water Water qs to 100.00
A Cetyl Hydroxyethylcellulose Natrosol™ Plus 330CS ¹ 0.40
A Cetyl Phosphate Cola®Fax CPE 1.00
A Potassium Hydroxide Potassium Hydroxide 0.40
A Stearamidopropyl PG-Dimonium Chloride Phosphate Cola®Lipid ST 3.00
A Hydroxypropyl Bis-Hydroxyethyldimonium Chloride Cola®Moist 200 1.00
B Cetyl Alcohol Lanette® 16 ² 2.50
B Myristyl Myristate HallStar® MM ³ 3.75
B Isopropyl Palmitate HallStar® IPP-NF ³ 5.00
B Coco-Caprylate Cetiol® C 5 ² 1.25
B Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil Cocos Nucifera Oil 0.60
C Phenoxyethanol and Ethylhexylglycerin Euxyl® PE 9010 ⁴ 0.50
C Fragrance Calming ⁵ 0.20


  1. Disperse Natrosol Plus 330CS and ColaFax CPE in water.
  2. Adjust pH above 8.5 with potassium hydroxide. Begin heating to 60°C.
  3. Once homogeneous, add remaining Phase A ingredients.
  4. In a separate vessel, heat Phase B to 60°C.
  5. Once both phases are at 60°C, add Phase B to Phase A with good mixing.
  6. Cool to 50°C and homogenize.
  7. Cool to 45°C and add remaining Phase C ingredients.


Appearance: Opaque
pH: 6.0 – 7.0
Viscosity: 500,000 P


1Ashland, 2BASF, 3HallStar, 4Schülke & Mayr, 5Orchidia Fragrances

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.