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Sulfate-Free Daily Shampoo

No. 1070

This daily shampoo is formulated with sulfate-free ingredients and can be economically made with a cold process. High-foaming Colonial AOS-40 UP is combined with ultra-mild Suga®Citrate L1C to produce a mild, rich lather that effectively lifts away oil and buildup. Featured ingredients also include Suga®Det EcoPearl for a luxurious pearled appearance and Cola®Moist BE 200 MB for moisturization and improved conditioning, so hair and skin are left feeling clean and nourished.


OrderINCI NameTrade NamePercentFunction
1WaterWaterqs to 100.00
2Hydroxypropyl Guar and Hydroxypropyl Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium ChlorideJaguar C-162¹0.20
3Citric AcidCitric Acid, 50%0.35
2Sodium C14-16 Olefin SulfonateColonial AOS-40 UP20.00
3Disodium Laurylglucosides Hyroxypropyl CitrateSuga®Citrate L1C10.00
4Cocamidopropyl HydroxysultaineCola®Teric CBS-HP MB7.00
6Hydroxypropyl Bis-Hydroxyethyldimonium ChlorideCola®Moist BE 200 MB3.00
8Glycol Distearate and Sodium Hydroxypropylphosphate Decylgluco¬side Crosspolymer and Cocamidopropyl Hydroxysultaine and Sodium Stearoyl LactylateSuga®Det EcoPearl5.00
7Sodium Benzoate and Potassium SorbateEuxyl®K712²1.00
8FragranceGardenia KF 5303³0.50


  1. Combine ingredients 1 – 2
  2. Once well dispersed, add ingredient 3. Mix for 15 – 30 minutes.
  3. Add ingredients 4 – 8 in order. Mix until uniform.
  4. Add remaining ingredients 9 – 10. Mix until uniform.


Appearance: Pearled, Viscous Liquid

pH: 5.0 – 5.5

Viscosity: 5,000 – 10,000 cP

Surfactant Solids: 19.5 – 21.0



¹Solvay, ²Schülke and Mayr, ³Klabin 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.