Welcome to Imerys Performance Additives Division

“Soothing Berry“ clay mask

“Soothing Berry“ clay mask

Kaolin-based formulation

consumer benefits

Skin purification, creamy feel

Applications

Skin care - face mask

Description

ImerCare® 04K, a very white kaolin, provides consistency. It absorbs sebum and impurities and is ideal for face masks.

Supplier

Imerys – developed by Aston UK distributor (Formula n°: ASTON LR137/06)

Typical Formulation ingredients

Phase INCI Name Ingredients Function %
A1 Aqua - Solvent QSP 100
Glycerin (and) Aqua (and) Tasmannia Lanceoiata Fruit Extract Tazman Pepper AF (Southern Cross Botanicals) Soothing Agent 2.0
Glycerin (and) Aqua (and) Tasmannia Lanceolata Fruit Extract (And) Syzygium Luehmannii Fruit Extract (and) Kunzea Pomifera Fruit Extract Wildberry Harvest (Southern Cross Botanicals) Moisturising Agent 2.0
A2 Bentonite Optigel CK-PC (BYK) Thickener 5.0
A3 Citric Acid 20% in a water solution pH Adjuster 1.6
B Phenoxyethanol (and) Ethylhexylglycerin Euxyl PE 9010 (Schülke & Mayr) Preservative 0.7
Fragrance - Fragrance 0.3
C CI 77007 Ultramarine Purple Pigment 0.7
Kaolin ImerCare® 04K (Imerys) Impurities Absorbency Agent 35.0

 

Procedure

  • Combine A1, then add A2 and homogenise at high shear (8,000 RPM on a Silverson) for 10 minutes.
  • Adjust pH to around 6.5 using A3.
  • Add B and mix until homogenised.
  • Add C and paddle stir until a homogeneous paste is formed.

Personal Care