This daily color deposition conditioner is perfect for first time users looking for a fun, vibrant look or for seasoned color junkies freshening up salon color and preventing fading.
Kostol STMS: Cationic o/w emulsifier. Provides superior conditioning and frizz reduction. Promotes luxurious stable foam. Increases skin moisturization and adds a powdery after-feel. Usage level 1-8%.
Kostol PGP: Non-ionic o/w emulsifier. Provides a quick break and light feel, without affecting viscosity. Designed for multiple formula types, wide pH tolerance. Usuage level 2-6%.
Cocoa Butter: Natural wax extracted from Cocoa beans. Low melt point solid, provides thickening, some structure, and nourishment to skin and hair. Emollient, thickener, glossy finish. Usage level up to 100%.
Kester Wax K-24: Naturally derived wax ester of plant origin. Low melt point semi-solid, melts on body contact, provides cooling sensation. Adds slip, reduces greasy feel, dimethicone alternative. Usage level up to 50%.
Combine Phase A ingredients one at a time in order given, mixing well after each one while heating to 80–85°C.
Combine Phase B ingredients, heat to 85°C, and mix until homogeneous.
Add Phase B to Phase A and mix well.
Cool to 55°C or under and add Phase C. (pH should be approximately 4–4.5, adjust as needed.)
Three months at 45°C, three months at room temperature.