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Micro exfoliating cleansing gel

Micro exfoliating cleansing gel

Perlite-based formulation

Consumer benefits

Gentle exfoliation


Toiletries - cleanser scrub


This soft cleansing gel containing ImerCare® 190P-Scrub perlite stimulates cell renewal by eliminating dead skin cells. Used regularly, it results in smoother, glowing skin.



Typical Formulation ingredients

Phase INCI Name Ingredients Function %
A1 Aqua - Solvent QSP 100
Disodium EDTA EDETA BD (BASF) Chelating Agent 0.1
Glycerin - Humectant 2.0
Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer Carbopol Ultrez 20 Polymer (Lubrizol) Thickener 1.0
A2 Sodium Laureth Sulfate Texapon NSO UP (BASF) Anionic Surfactant 20.0
A3 Coco-Glucoside (and) Glyceryl Oleate Lamesoft P0 65 (BASF) Surfactant 1.0
B Sodium Hydroxide 10% in a water solution pH Adjuster 3.0
C Polysorbate 20 Massocare T20 (MASSO) Solubilising Agent 2.5
Fragrance Boxeur extreme SH 44159/A (Concept Aromatique) Fragrance 0.4
Phenoxyethanol Phenoxetol (Clariant) Preservative 0.8
Pentylene Glycol Hydrolite-5 (Safic-Alcan) Preservation Booster 1.0
Chlorphenesin Chlorphenesin BP 73 (Azelis) Preservative 0.2
D Perlite ImerCare® 190P-Scrub (Imerys) Exfoliating Agent 3.0
Charcoal Powder (and) Aqua WD-VCB25 (Daito Kasei) Pigment 0.2



  • Weigh water, EDETA BD and Glycerin and stir until homogenised.
  • Stop stirring, sprinkle the Carbopol Ultrez 20 onto the blend and leave it to moisturise for 10 min. Then, stir for 5 min.
  • Add phases A2 and A3 to phase A1 while stirring gently.
  • Adjust the pH with phase B.
  • Weigh phase C components and stir until homogenised.
  • Add the phase D components one after another.

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