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Formulation sheet

Soothing cream

Cream to sooth and calm sensitive skins

PhaseINCI nameBrand nameSupplierQuantity (%)
A Water Water   q.s.
  Chlophenesin Elestab CPN AMI Chimie 0.28
  Polycrylate Crosspolymer-6 SepiMAX ZEN Seppic 0.75
  Cydonia oblonga leaf extract Ko'zen® Berkem 0.5
  Glycerin Glycerin Cooper 3
  Sodium Hydroxide (10%) Sodium Hydroxide Lancaster pH 5-5.5
B Myristyl alcohol (and) Myristyl glucoside Montanov 14 Seppic 2
  PEG-100 Stearate (and) Glycerol Stearate Simulsol 165 Seppic 3
  Caprylic/capric Triglyceride Massocare MCT Masso 5
C Caprylyl glycol (and) Ethylhexylglycerin Senssiva SC 10 Scülke & Mayr 0.7
D Fragance Quince & Hinoki APF 0.15


In water at 75°C, solubilize Elestab CPN then sprinkle SepiMAX ZEN under strong agitation (1000 turn/min). Add the mix glycerin + Ko'zen® (>60°C). Adjust pH if necessary. Weigh B and heat up to 75°C, while mixing. Slowly add B at 75°C in A also at 75°C, under strong stirring. Add C and slowly mix. At 30°C, add D and mix until room temperature.


Rich velvety cream.