So' Unctuous Mellow Cream

This cocoon and light texture is obtained by emulsifying 15% pistachio butter with Heliogel™. The appeal of this comfortable easy-to-formulate cream comes from its mellowness and is ideal for everyday skin protection.


This cocoon and light texture is obtained by emulsifying 15% pistachio butter with HELIOGEL™. The appeal of this comfortable easy-to-formulate cream comes from its mellowness and is ideal for everyday skin protection.

HELIOGEL™ is a patented gelling ingredient with emulsifying properties conferred by the presence of sunflower phospholipids. It thickens within a wide pH range and emulsifies all types of oil phases.Gel-creams can be formulated with an innovative skin feel, non-tacky and non-greasy. HELIOGEL™ is the solution to combine performance and skin sensation.

INCI Name

Sodium Acrylates Copolymer (and) Hydrogenated Polyisobutene (and) Phospholipids (and) Polyglyceryl-10 Stearate (and) Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil


Properties

• Provides gel cream when used as main emulsifier
• Stabilizes and adjusts viscosity of emulsions
• Hot or cold process
• Stable over a wide range of pH


PF

• Preservative-free active ingredients


Tests

• Sensorial: Increase in coolness (+9%).
   Decrease in tacky after-feel (-17%)


Applications

• Gelling agent/Emulsifier:1-3%.

• Viscosity Enhancer: 1-3%.

• Stablizer: 0.2-3%



Featured Companies

Lucas Meyer Cosmetics (more information, website)