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Natural BB Cream (Medium to Dark)

No. 4022

This Natural BB Cream (Medium to Dark) formulation contains Poly Suga®Mulse D6, Cola®Lipid C, and Colonial Monolaurin MB for an all-in-one facial cream to replace your moisturizer, primer, foundation, and sunblock with broad spectrum mineral based SPF 15 protection. Can be worn alone or under your makeup for added coverage. Great for everyday use!


Order INCI Name Trade Name Percent Function
A Water Water qs to 100.00
A Cetyl Hydroxyethylcellulose Natrosol Plus 330 CS ¹ 0.50
A Glycerin Glycerin 3.00
A Sorbitan Oleate Decylglucoside Crosspolymer Poly Suga®Mulse D6 4.00
A Cocamidopropyl PG-Dimonium Chloride Phosphate Cola®Lipid C 1.50
A Glyceryl Laurate Colonial Monolaurin MB 0.75
B Zinc Oxide and Titanium dioxide and Caprylic/capric triglyceride and Polyhydroxystearic acid and Alumina and Stearic acid Xperse® 301 ² 15.00
B Cetyl Alcohol Lanette® 16 ³ 5.00
B Isoamyl Laurate Dermofeel® Sensolv ⁴ 5.00
B Coco-Caprylate Cetiol® C 5 ⁵ 5.00
B Titanium Dioxide Titanium Dioxide COD ⁵ 6.00
B Iron Oxides Yellow Iron Oxide COD ⁵ 3.18
B Iron Oxides Red Iron Oxide COD ⁵ 0.47
B Iron Oxides Black Iron Oxide COD ⁵ 0.35
C Zea Mays (Corn) Starch Farmal™ CS 3757 ⁶ 2.00
C Sodium Benzoate and Potassium Sorbate MicroCare SB ⁷ 0.50


  1. In primary vessel, combine Water and Cetyl Hydroxyethylcellulose. Hydrate per manufacturer instructions.
  2. Heat to 75-85°C while adding remaining phase A ingredients.
  3. In a side vessel, combine phase B ingredients. Heat to 75-85°C.
  4. Once both phases are homogeneous and at temperature, increase mixing and add B to A slowly.
  5. Homogenize
  6. Cool to 45°C and add remaining ingredients. Adjust to pH 5.0 – 5.5 with citric acid.


Appearance: Medium to Dark Tint
pH: 5.0 – 5.5
Viscosity: 50,000 cps

Active Ingredients

Zinc Oxide 4.5%
Titanium Dioxide 4.5%


1Ashland, 2Umicore, 3BASF, 4Dr. Straetmans, 5Sun Chemical, 6Ingredion, 7Thor

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.