• O/W Emulsion foundation.
  • Light coverage for evening skin tone.
  • Powdery, breathable skin feel.


  • 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%.
  • Kester Wax K-72: Naturally derived wax ester of plant origin. High melt point solid wax, provides structure and easy payoff in anhydrouss applications. Emollient, jojoba wax alternative. Usage level 1-10%.
  • 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%.


Main Topic

  • Color Cosmetics

Sub Topics

  • Emulsion
  • Unisex
  • Vegan


  • Premix glycerin and xanthan gum, add to Phase A and heat to 80–85°C while mixing until uniform.
  • Mix and melt Phase B at 80-85°C until uniform.
  • Combine Phase C (Color Base) ingredients and mill until homogeneous and then slowly add to Phase B.
  • Add the Phase B/C mixture to Phase A while mixing.
  • When emulsion is smooth, begin cooling, add Phase D around 50°C. Cool to RT and fill desired containers.

Stability Information

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

Supplier Information

  1. Koster Keunen, Inc.
  2. CP Kelco
  3. Jeen
  4. Brenntag Specialties
  5. Evonik
  6. Sensient
  7. Rita

Ingredient Trade Name



Phase A
Deionized Water Aqua 55.4
Glycerin Glycerin 3.0
Keltrol CG-SFT2 Xanthan Gum 0.6
Phase B
Kostol PGP1 Polyglyceril-3 Stearate, Beheneth-5 3.5
Kester Wax K-721 Behenyl Behenate 1.5
Kester Wax K-241 Lauryl Laurate 3.5
Kester Wax K-82P1 C18-38 Alkyl Hydroxystearoyl Stearate 0.5
Jeechem GMS-1653 Glyceryl Stearate (and) PEG-100 Stearate 1.0
Belsil DM 54 Dimethicone 5.0
Phase C
Titanium Dioxide 3254 Titanium Dioxide 8.9
Sipernat 11 PC5 Hydrated Silica 3.53
Unipure Red LC 3886 Iron Oxides CI 77491 0.26
Unipure Yellow LC 1826 Iron Oxides CI 77492 0.6
Unipure Black LC 9896 Iron Oxides CI 77499 0.07
Jeechem CTG3 Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride 10.64
Phase D
Optiphen4 Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol 1.0
Rita HA C-1-C7 Sodium Hyaluronate 1.0