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Grapefruit Shower Gel (Sulfate-Free)

No. 2019

This formulation features Suga®Nate 160NC, Cola®Teric CBS-HP, Cola®Mate LA-40, and Poly Suga®Mulse D9 in a gentle, naturally based body wash formulation which leaves skin feeling clean without excessive drying or irritation from harsh sulfates.

Formulation

Order INCI Name Trade Name Percent Function
1 Water Water qs to 100.00
2 Sodium Laurylglucosides Hydroxypropylsulfonate Suga®Nate 160NC 19.20
3 Disodium Lauryl Sulfosuccinate Cola®Mate LA-40 MB 4.00
4 Cocamidopropyl Hydroxysultaine (Fatty Acid) Cola®Teric CBS-HP 9.60
5 Citrus Paradisi (Grapefruit) Peel Oil Grapefruit Oil ¹ 0.30
6 Sorbitan Oleate Decylglucoside Crosspolymer Poly Suga®Mulse D9 0.30
7 Sodium Benzoate and Potassium Sorbate Euxyl® K712 ² 1.00
8 Citric Acid Citric Acid 50% qs

Procedure

  1. In primary vessel, combine ingredients 1 – 2 and begin heating to 45°C.
  2. Once at temperature, add ingredient 3
  3. Mix until clear and uniform, then add ingredient 4.
  4. In a separate vessel, combine ingredients 5 – 6 as a premix and add to batch.
  5. Once clear and uniform, add ingredient 7.
  6. Adjust pH to 5.0 – 5.5 with citric acid (viscosity is pH dependent).

Properties

Appearance: Clear, Viscous Liquid
pH: 5.0 – 5.5
Viscosity: 5,000 – 7,000 cP

Suppliers

1Orchidia Fragrances, 2Schülke and Mayr