Formulation ID: CPF 4450

PhaseTrade Name/supplierINCI nameWt.%
A Water Water 50.7
UCARE™ Extreme Polymer / Dow Polyquaternium-10 0.3
B Coco Betaine / Making Cosmetics Cocamidopropyl Betaine 18.9
Cola Teric 1C / Colonial Chemical, Inc. Sodium Cocoamphoacetate 9.4
Cola Teric LHS / Colonial Chemical, Inc. Lauyl Hydroxysultaine 9.4
EcoSense™ 919 Surfactant / Dow Coco-glucoside 4.7
C DL-Panthenol 50L / DSM/Univar Panthenol 0.2
Neolone PH 100 Preservative / DuPont  Phenoxyethanol 0.8
D 10% Citric Acid Solution Citric Acid 5.7


  1. Begin mixing water at 500 RPM and heat to 50°C (optional to speed hydration of PQ-10).
  2. Sift in UCARE™ Extreme Polymer. Mix until solution goes clear.
  3. Turn off heat and add surfactants in phase B one at a time while cooling.
  4. Add phase C one at a time while cooling. 
  5. Add phase D if scalp neutral pH is desired (pH 5.5). Without citric acid adjustment, pH is about 8.5 (clarifying).


Any variation in the formulation may cause performance to change.

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