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“candy floss“ face mask

“candy floss“ face mask

Multi-mineral-based formulation

consumer benefits

 Gentle exfoliation, sebum and impurities absorption


Skin care - scrub face mask


This cleansing mask contains ImerCare® 04K, a very white kaolin, to absorb sebum and impurities, ImerCare® 266D diatomaceous earth to improve drying time and ImerCare® 190P-Scrub perlite to provide a soft exfoliating effect.



Typical Formulation ingredients

Phase INCI Name Ingredients Function %
A1 Aqua - Solvent QSP 100
Glycerin - Humectant 5.0
Hydrogenated Starch Hydrolysate (and) Aqua Neosorb 70/70 B (Roquette) Humectant 3.0
A2 Isopentyldiol (and) CI 15850 DK IPD Paste R7 (Daito Kasei) Pigment 0.055
Kaolin ImerCare® 04K (Imerys) Sebum and Impurities Absorbency Agent 25.0
Hydroxyethyl Acrylate/Sodium (and) Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer Sepinov EMT 10 (Seppic) Thickener 0.35
B Aqua - Solvent 1.0
Pentylene Glycol Hydrolite-5 (Symrise) Antimicrobial agent 1.0
Chlorphenesin (and) Aqua Chlorphenesin BP 73 (Azelis) Preservative 0.25
C Fragrance Guimauve Barbe à Papa (Mane) Fragrance 0.2
Caprylhydroxamic Acid (and) 1,2-Hexanediol (and) Propanediol Spectrastat PHL (Inolex) Preservative 2.5
Acrylates/Steareth-20 Methacrylate Crosspolymer Aculyn 88 (Dow Personal Care) Thickener 4.0
Diatomaceous Earth ImerCare® 266D (Imerys) Fast Drying Time 5.0
D Octocrylene (and) Homosalate (and) Butyl Methoxydibenzoylmethane (and) Tocopherol (and) Helianthus Annuus Seed Oil Parsol Guard (IES Ingredients)  UV filters 0.2
Perlite ImerCare® 190P-Scrub (Imerys) Exfoliating Agent 4.0



  • Weigh phase A1 ingredients and stir until homogenised.
  • Sprinkle phase A2 ingredients one after another into the mixture whilst stirring.
  • Mix water with Hydrolite-5 and sprinkle on the Chlorphenesin BP 73. Once homogeneous, add phase B into phase A.
  • Sprinkle phase C ingredients one after another into the mixture whilst stirring. Check homogeneity.
  • Adjust the pH if necessary with sodium hydroxide solution (10%) to obtain 6 < pH < 6.5.
  • Sprinkle phase D ingredients one after another into the mixture whilst stirring. Check homogeneity. Caution should be taken when adding the perlite microspheres as they tend to break up above 700 RPM.

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