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After Shower and Bath Oil with Vertasil® Limonenyltrisiloxane TM-L01

This mineral oil, dimethicone, and natural oil formulation demonstrates the use of Vertasil® Limonenyltrisiloxane TM-L01 as a compatibilizer to obtain a homogenous, transparent body oil that can be packaged into clear bottles. Vertasil® Limonenyltrisiloxane TM-L01 decreases tack in the formulation to produce a silkier, drier oil that quickly absorbs into the skin.

INCI NameIngredient SupplierWeight %
Phase A
Mineral Oil----23.00
Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil----7.500
Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) OilParaOil™Paradigm Science7.50
Sesamum Indicum (Sesame) Seed Oil----11.50
Methylcyclohexenyl Isopropyl TrisiloxaneVertasil® Limonenyltrisiloxane TM-L01Gelest25.00
Phase B
Fragrance (Parfum)----q.s.
TocopherollVitamin EDSM0.50

  • Mix Phase A under propeller blade.

  • Add Phase B to Phase A and mix until uniform.
  • Body Lotion with Vertasil® Limonenyltrisiloxane TM-L01

    Vertasil® Limonenyltrisiloxane TM-L01 imparts light emolliency and excellent slip to a body lotion that applies easily to ease dryness and correct uneven skin tone.

    INCI NameIngredient SupplierWeight %
    Phase A
    WaterDeionized Water--70.67
    Fluorophlogopite, Titanium DioxideSpectrafex Focus Red--0.50
    CarbomerUltrez 10--0.20
    Butylene Glycol----4.00
    Polysorbate-60Tween 60--1.00
    Disodium EDTA----0.05
    TromethamineTris Amino--1.00
    WaterDeionized Water--3.00
    Phase B
    Limonenyl Trisiloxane Methylcyclohexenyl Isopropyl TrisiloxaneVertasil® Limonenyltrisiloxane TM-L01Gelest5.00
    Octyldodecyl StearateCeraphyl ODS--9.00
    Stearic AcidEmersol 132--2.00
    Glyceryl StearateCerasynt SD--1.00
    Sorbitan StearateSpan 60--1.00
    DMDM HydantoinGlydant--0.18
    WaterDeionized Water--1.00

    Body Oil Mist with Vertasil® TM-CBD1

    INCI NameIngredientSupplierWeight %
    Phase A
    PolydiethylsiloxaneSibrid® Diethicone DE-12Gelest21.00
    Propyl TrisiloxaneSibrid® Propyl Trisiloxane TM-031Gelest12.00
    Trisiloxanyl -CannabidiolVertasil® Trisiloxanyl -Cannabidiol TM-CBD1Gelest0.10
    Ethylhexyl PalmitateEthylhexyl Palmitate25.00
    Isopropyl MyristateIsopropyl Myristate15.00
    TocopheryloxypropyltrisiloxaneVertasil® Tocopheryloxypropyltrisiloxane TM-VE1Gelest1.00
    Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed OilSunflower oil7.50
    Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Almond) OilAlmond Oil5.00
    Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed OilJojoba Oil5.00
    Prunus Domestica Seed OilParaOil™ Plum OilParadigm Sciences Inc.2.50
    Cannabis Sativa (Hemp) Seed OilParaOil™ Hemp Seed Oil Paradigm Sciences Inc.2.50
    ParfumFragrancePremier Specialties q.s.

  • Combine Phase A ingredients at room temperature.

  • Mix until all ingredients are blended.
  • Body Wash with SiBrid® Diethicone DE-12 and SiQube® Polysilsesquioxane Steardimonium Chloride Q1850

    Add SiBrid® Diethicone DE-12 to cleansers to produce a silky and hydrated after-feel in products that strip the skin of natural oils. In body washes, SiQube® Polysilsesquioxane Steardimonium Chloride Q1850 acts as a conditioning agent that leaves a smooth feel on skin without the need to incorporate a large oil phase into the formula.

    INCI NameIngredient SupplierWeight %
    Phase A
    WaterDeionized Water--q.s.
    Acrylates CopolymerCarbopol® Water SF1Lubrizol8.50
    Sodium Lauryl SulfateStepanol® WA-EXTRAStepan30.00
    Sodium Hydroxide----q.s.
    Cocamidopropyl BetaineMirataine® BET C30Solvay10.00
    Phase B
    Polysilsesquioxane Steardimonium ChlorideSiQube® Polysilsesquioxane Steardimonium Chloride Q1850Gelest0.25
    Phase C
    Helianthus annuus (Sunflower) Seed OilSunflower Oil--2.00
    PolydiethylsiloxaneSiBrid® Diethicone DE-12Gelest1.00
    Phase D
    Citric Acid----q.s.
    Sodium Chloride----q.s.

  • Mix water and copolymer under propeller blade until dispersed.

  • Add SLS and mix slowly until dispersed.

  • Adjust pH to 6.5-6.8 to thicken.

  • Add cocamidopropyl betaine and mix slowly.

  • Predisperse Phase B using shear. Add to Phase A and continue mixing.

  • Add Phase C to Phase AB and mix well.

  • In order, add Phase D ingredients and adjust pH to 5.5, if needed.

  • Add sodium chloride to thicken batch and mix well.
  • Cleanser with Vertasil® Anisyl Dimethicone VAN-07

    Vertasil® Anisyl Dimethicone VAN-07 is derived from the essential oil of tarragon and is tipped with a short emollient silicone tail. In a cleanser, it can replenish stripped oils leaving the skin feeling smooth and hydrated.

    INCI NameIngredient SupplierWeight %
    Phase A
    WaterDeionized Water--q.s.
    CarbomerCarbopol® Ultrez 10Lubrizol0.20
    Butylene Glycol----4.00
    Polysorbate 60Tween™ 60Croda1.00
    Disodium EDTA----0.05
    WaterDeionized Water--3.00
    TromethamineTris Amino®Dow1.00
    Phase B
    Octyldodecyl StearateCeraphyl® ODSAshland9.00
    Bis(Methoxyphenylpropyl)/Butyl DimethiconeVertasil® Anisyl Dimethicone VAN-07Gelest5.00
    Stearic AcidEmersol® 132Emery2.00
    Glyceryl StearateCerasynt® SDAshland1.00
    Sorbitan StearateSpan™ 60Croda1.00
    Phase C
    Fragrance (Parfum)--Schülkeq.s.
    WaterDeionized Water--q.s.

  • Combine water and carbomer and heat to 75 °C under homogenization.

  • Add the next three ingredients in order. Combine remaining ingredients and mix until clear. Add to batch and continue mixing.

  • Under propeller blade, heat Phase B to 80-85 °C.

  • At 75 °C, add Phase B to Phase A and slowly homogenize until emulsified and uniform.

  • Cool under mixing.

  • At 30 °C, add Phase C and mix until dispersed.
  • Cleansing Milk with Vertasil® TM-L01

    The gentle cleansing properties of Vertasil® TM-L01 are due to the insertion of limonene onto an emollient silicone. This combination offers the formulator an additional benefit in bath products, cleansing products, and wipes.

    INCI NameIngredient SupplierWeight %
    Phase A
    WaterDeionized Water--q.s.
    Acrylate Copolymer----0.20
    Phase B
    LimonenyltrisiloxaneVertasil® Limonenyltrisiloxane TM-L01Gelest10.00
    Isopropyl Myristate----5.00
    Polyglyceryl-3 Oleate----2.00
    Polysorbate 80----0.50
    Phase C
    Red 40----q.s.
    Fragrance --Schülke0.50

    Pomegranate Body Lotion with SiBrid® Diethicones

    As an emollient, SiBrid® Diethicone DE-15 provides a non greasy, light, and breathable feel to skin care products and can be used to reduce the tackiness of natural oils in formulations. SiBrid® Diethicone DE-12 is soluble in common skincare ingredients, such as Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, and solubilizes Vitamin E completely into the oil phase.

    INCI NameIngredient SupplierWeight %
    Phase A
    WaterDeionized Water--q.s.
    Xanthan GumVan Zan®RT Vanderbilt0.20
    Phase B
    Caprylic/ Capric Triglyceride----5.00
    Helianthus annuus (Sunflower) Seed OilSunflower Oil--4.00
    PolydiethylsiloxaneSiBrid® Diethicone DE-15Gelest3.00
    PolydiethylsiloxaneSiBrid® Diethicone DE-12Gelest0.50
    TocopherolVitamin EDSM0.50
    Laureth-7Rhodasurf® L-7/90Solvay1.50
    Polyglyceryl-2 SesquiisostearateHostacerin® DGIClariant2.50
    Phase C
    Ammonium Acryloydimethyltaurate/VP CopolymerAristoflex® AVCClariant0.80
    Phase D

  • In Phase A, premix gum and glycerin and add to water.

  • Mix under high speed until gum is hydrated and dispersed.

  • Premix DE-12 and Vitamin E and add to Phase B. Mix until uniform.

  • Slowly add Phase B to Phase A. Mix with high speed to emulsify.

  • Add Phase C and mix until thickened.

  • Add Phase D and mix until dispersed.

  • Adjust pH to 5.5 if necessary.
  • Moisturizing Hand Cream with SiBrid® Diethicone DE-23

    In hand creams, natural oils can feel greasy or too tacky. High melters often feel too waxy. The addition of SiBrid® Diethicone DE-23, our highest viscosity silicone fluid, and SiBrid® Lauryl Methicone helps to eliminate those formulation issues.

    INCI NameIngredient SupplierWeight %
    Phase A
    WaterDeionized Water--q.s.
    Disodium EDTA----0.01
    Phase B
    Ethylhexyl Palmitate----3.50
    ParaOil™ Plum OilPrunus Domestica (Plum) OilParadigm Science2.00
    Lauryl MethiconeSiBrid® Lauryl Methicone TM-121Gelest2.00
    Cetyl Alcohol----1.25
    Stearyl Alcohol----0.50
    Phase C
    Polyaccrylamide/C13-14 Isoparaffin/Laureth-7Egel 305--2.00
    PolydiethylsiloxaneSiBrid® Diethicone DE-23Gelest1.50
    TocopheryloxpropyltrisiloxaneVertasil® Tocopheryloxpropyltrisiloxane TM-VE1Gelest1.00
    FragranceSparkling RosePremier Specialtiesq.s.

  • Combine Phase A ingredients and heat to 75 °C.

  • Combine Phase B ingredients and heat to 75 °C.

  • Using a homogenizer, slowly add Phase B to Phase A and emulsify.

  • Cool batch to 40 °C and add Phase C in order.

  • Mix until thickened and uniform.
  • Makeup Remover with SiBrid® Propyltrisiloxane TM-031

    SiBrid® Propyltrisiloxane TM-031 as a makeup solvent to clean up mascara, eyeliner, and other long-wearing or waterproof eye and face makeups in an instant.

    INCI NameIngredient SupplierWeight %
    Phase A
    WaterDeionized Water--q.s.
    Butylene Glycol----5.00
    Water/Butylene Glycol/Portulaca Oleracea L. ExtractPurslane ExtractSK Bioland0.50
    FD&C Blue No. 1Blue 1--q.s.
    Phase B
    PropyltrisiloxaneSiBrid® Propyltrisiloxane TM-031Gelest40.00
    FragranceSparkling RosePremier Specialtiesq.s.

  • Under a propeller blade, combine Phase A ingredients and mix until uniform.

  • Combine Phase B ingredients and mix until uniform.

  • Add Phase B and Phase A into packaging.