This formulation for a mild liquid shampoo is ideal for use on babies and children.
|Ingredient||Wt, % (as is)||Function|
|Deionized water q.s. to||100.0||Carrier|
|Sodium Laureth Sulfate (SLES)||17.5||Primary Surfactant|
|Disodium Laureth Sulfosuccinate||19.0||Primary Surfactant|
|Cocamidopropyl Betaine||16.5||Foam Booster|
|PEG 150 Distearate||2.0||Thickener|
|Citric Acid||q.s.||pH Adjuster|
|Fragrance and Dye||q.s.||Additives|
|Sodium Chloride||q.s.||Viscosity Adjuster|
Into a suitable vessel equipped with mixing capabilities, add Deionized Water with the next three ingredients and mix at 50-60°C. Add PEG 150 Distearate and mix until all solids are melted. Cool to 35°C and add citric acid to adjust pH to 6-7. Add Fragrance, Preservative and Dye to q.s. Adjust viscosity with sodium chloride as necessary.
|Appearance at 25°C||Clear, yellow|
|pH, as is||6.0 - 7.0|
|Viscosity at 25°C, cps||55 (as is)|
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