Formulation ID: 1373

Solid products are back in the spotlight, as they reduce water consumption and transportation as well as avoid the use of plastic packagings. Let’s discover LATHANOL® LAL COARSE/MB as a mild, sulfate-free anionic that will enhance solid formulations with luxurious foam!
STEPAN-MILD® GCC/MB, a COSMOS approved additive, boosts the foam and provides a conditioning effect.

PhaseIngredientsFunctionality% by Weight
1 Cetyl Alcohol (Mosselman) Carrier 14.2
Myristic Acid (Mosselman) Carrier 3.5
Hydrogenated Soybean Oil (Interchimie) Carrier 17.7
2 LATHANOL® LAL COARSE/MB Surfactant 35.0
STEPANOL® WA-100 NF/USP Surfactant 24.0
3 STEPAN-MILD® GCC/MB Emollient, Foam Booster 3.5
VPC 508 (Cargill, Inc.) Carrageenan Skin Feel 2.0
Sodium Hydroxide, 50% Solution pH Adjuster q.s.
Fragrance-Verveine quatre quarts (V. Mane Fils SA) Additive 0.1


  1. Add ingredients from phase 1 and mix phase with heat to 80°C (176°F).
  2. Once 80°C (176°F) is reached, then add the remaining ingredients from phase 2 and phase 3 with mixing.
  3. When the mixture is homogeneous, measure the pH. Add 5% by weight of the formulation to deionized water with mixing, and measure pH. If required, adjust pH with Sodium Hydroxide, 50% Solution.
  4. Add fragrance, mix and pour into silicone mold.

Physical Properties

Appearance, as is: White solid bar
pH (5% aqueous): 5 - 6


4 weeks at 45°C: Pass
4 weeks at 20°C: Pass
4 weeks at 5°C: Pass
Freeze/Thaw, 3 cycles: Stable

Instructions for Use

Use bar with water and apply to skin or hair. Rinse residual foam once washing is complete.

Registered Trademarks of Stepan Company


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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.

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Revision Date: 04/01/2021, Publication Date: 04/01/2021 © 2021, Stepan Company. All rights reserved.

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