• Conventional o/w, Mass Market formula
  • Effective Mass Market Mascara


  • 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%.
  • SynKos Wax 2050: Synthetic wax that increases melt point and provides hard structure in anhydrous formulas, mimics the properties of medium melt paraffins, ozokerites, polyethylenes. Economical, versatile structurant.


Main Topic

  • Color Cosmetics

Sub Topics

  • Emulsion
  • Unisex
  • Vegan


  • Combine Phase A ingredients one at a time and heat to 80 – 85°C with mixing.
  • Combine Phase B ingredients and heat to 80 – 85°C.
  • Once both Phases are at homogenous and at temperature, add Phase B to Phase A and increase mixing speed.
  • Mix at high speed until emulsion is smooth.
  • Cool with slower mixing to 50 – 55°C and add Phase C ingredients. Once homogenous, pump into containers

Stability Information

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

Supplier Information

  1. Koster Keunen, Inc.
  2. Seppic
  3. Jeen
  4. Brenntag Specialties
  5. Rita
  6. INEOS
  7. Sensient

Ingredient Trade Name



Phase A
Deionized Water Aqua 56.0
Solagum AX2 Acacia Senegal Gum (and) Xanthan Gum 1.0
Butylene Glycol3 Butylene Glycol 3.0
HDK N20 Pyrogenic Silica4 Silica 1.0
Tealan 995 Triethanolamine 0.5
Phase B
Kostol PGP1 Polyglyceryl-3 Stearate, Beheneth-5 2.5
SynKos 20501 Synthetic Wax 5.0
Kester Wax SWR1 C20-40 Alcohols, Candelilla Wax, Carnauba Wax, Glycol Distearate, Montan Acid Wax 3.0
Stearic Acid Stearic Acid 2.0
Jeechem ISACD3 Isostearic Acid 3.0
Indopol H-1006 Polyisobutene 4.0
Ganex V-220F4 VP/Eicosene Copolymer 2.0
Unipure Triple Black LC 9907 Iron Oxides CI 77499 10.0
Phase C
Optiphen4 Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol 1.0
Std Denatured Alcohol Alcohol Denat 6.0