Features

  • This classic Styling wax offers great attributes at low cost.
  • It features SynKos Wax* as a better option for petrolatum and other petrochemical waxes.
  • All SynKos Waxes provide good thickening and film forming properties, as does Synthetic Beeswax, a lower cost vegan replacement for Beeswax.

Ingredients

  • SynKos Wax 2030: Synthetic wax that provides soft structure in anhydrous formulas, mimics the properties of low melt paraffins or ozokerites. Petrolatum alternative in emulsions. Economical, versatile thickener.
  • Synthetic Beeswax 122: Vegan wax blend designed to mimic the properties of natural beeswax. Thickener, film former, vegan beeswax alternative. Usage level 0.5-25%
  • Permulgin D: Non-ionic, high, HLB emulsifier designed for multiple formula types, good pH tolerance. Highly compatible.

Categories

Main Topic

  • Hair Care

Sub Topics

  • Emulsion
  • Hair Styling
  • Unisex
  • Vegan

Procedure

  • Begin heating water to 80°C. Add Phase A ingredients one by one, mixing each until uniform.
  • Combine Phase B ingredients, and heat to 80–85°C until melted.
  • Add Phase B to Phase A under agitation and mix at high speed until emulsion is uniform.
  • Check pH (adjust to 6-7 with TEA if needed).
  • Pour into containers at 55-60°C.

Stability

Three months at 45°C, three months at room temperature, three freeze/thaw cycles.

Suppliers

  1. Koster Keunen, Inc.
  2. Lubrizol
  3. Rita
  4. Lincoln Fine Ingredients
  5. Brenntag Specialties
  6. Alzo

Ingredient Trade Name

INCI Name

%

Phase A
Deionized Water Aqua 57.55
Disodium EDTA Disodium EDTA 0.05
Pemulan TR-12 Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer 0.1
Tealan 993 Triethanolamine 0.3
Lincoserve WpH-LO4 Pentylene Glycol, Propanediol, Caprylyl Glycol, Ethylhexylglycerin 1.0
Propylene Glycol Propylene Glycol 5.0
PVP K-905 PVP 5.0
Phase B
SynKos 20301 Synthetic Wax 10.0
Synthetic Beeswax 1221 Synthetic Beeswax 10.0
Permulgin D1 Cetearyl Alcohol, Ceteareth-20 4.0
Lincare GMS4 Glyceryl Monostearate 2.0
Dermol IPP6 Isopropyl Palmitate 5.0