Formulation ID: 1369

A trusty counterpart to the increasingly popular shampoo bar, this solid conditioner bar is sulfate free, silicone free, and is flower-powered by STEPANQUAT® Soleil: a naturally derived conditioning agent we make from non-GMO sunflower oil.

PhaseIngredientsFunctionality% by Weight
1 Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter Emollient 3.5
Sunflower Seed Wax (Kahl GmbH & Co. K.G.) Ascorbyl Palmitate (and) Tocopherol Viscosity Modifier 2.0
Stearyl Alcohol Carrier 23.0
STEPAN-MILD® GCC Viscosity Builder 7.4
NEOBEE® M-5 COSMETIC Emollient 4.0
Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil Emollient 6.0
2 STEPANQUAT® Soleil Conditioning Agent 14.0
Sisterna SP70-C (Sisterna B.V.) Sucrose Stearate Feel Enhancer 8.0
NATIVACARE™ 8600 (Ingredion) Oryza Sativa (Rice) Starch Viscosity Modifier 25.0
ORAMIX™ NS 10 (SEPPIC SA) Decyl Glucoside Cleansing / Skin Feel 8.0
3 Lactic Acid pH Adjuster q.s.
Fragrance Fragrance 0.1


  1. Add all ingredients in Phase 1 in the order noted above and heat with mixing to 80°C (176°F) to melt.
  2. Add each ingredient in Phase 2 to phase 1 in the order noted above with mixing. Increase the mixing speed to ensure proper dispersion.
  3. Cool the batch to 60°C (140°F) immediately in order to avoid excess evaporation of water.
  4. Adjust pH with Lactic Acid to 3.5 to 4.0.
  5. Add Fragrance at 60°C (140°F) and pour batch into silicone molds.
  6. Once completely cooled and solidified, remove the solid bars from the mold.

Physical Properties:

Appearance, as is: White, smooth solid
pH, as is: 3.5 - 4.0

Storage / Stability:

4 weeks at 20°C: Stable
4 weeks at 45°C: Stable
4 weeks at 5°C: Stable

Instructions for Use:

Apply to washed hair and rinse.

Marketing Notes:

BCI = 93. Total Biorenewable Carbon Index (BCI) was calculated only for the Stepan surfactants used in this formulation. Other non-Stepan ingredients were not evaluated. For further information on Stepan's BCI, visit A dye can be added to color the conditioner bar.

Registered Trademarks of Stepan Company:


For Additional Assistance:

For applications or product handling assistance, call our Technical Service Department at 1-800-745-7837 (U.S.) or 011-334-76-505-100 (Europe).
For ordering assistance, call our Account Service Department at 1-800-457-7673.


The information contained herein is based on the manufacturer’s own study and the works of others and is subject to change without prior notice. The information is not intended to be all-inclusive, including as to the manner and conditions of use, handling, storage or disposal or other factors that may involve additional legal, environmental, safety or performance considerations. Nothing contained herein grants or extends a license, express or implied, in connection with any patents issued or pending of the manufacturer or others, or shall be construed as a recommendation to infringe any patents. STEPAN COMPANY MAKES NO PRODUCT WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR USE, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND NO OTHER WARRANTY OR GUARANTY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IS MADE, INCLUDING AS TO INFORMATION REGARDING PERFORMANCE, SAFETY, SUITABILITY, STABILITY, ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, OR ADEQUACY. Stepan Company (and its employees, subsidiaries and affiliates) shall not be liable (regardless of fault) to the vendee, its employees, or any other party for any direct, indirect, special or consequential damages arising out of or in connection with the accuracy, completeness, adequacy, furnishing, use, or reliance upon information provided herein. The vendee assumes and releases Stepan Company (and its employees, subsidiaries and affiliates) from all liability, whether in tort, contract or otherwise to the fullest extent possible under the relevant law.

Stepan Europe SAS, Chemin Jongkind, CS 20127, 38341 Voreppe Cedex, France, Phone: +33 4 76 50 51 00

Revision Date: 09/30/2020, Publication Date: 09/30/2020 © 2021, Stepan Company. All rights reserved.

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