Simple Hair Conditioning Rinse

A simple formula to make hair conditioner – only six ingredients total! Use this formulation as a base to customize with your own additives by substituting a portion of the distilled water with your favorite hydrosol or botanical extracts or use this effective conditioner as-is. This formulation contains biodegradable esterquat. Check under the Natural Formulations section of the Formulary for a PEG-free alternative to this example.

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Simple Hair Conditioning Rinse

Formula

 

Percent

Grams

Ounces

Ingredient

Phase A

3.1

15.50

0.55 oz

Varisoft EQ 65

 

0.5

2.50

0.09 oz

Ceteareth-20

 

4.4

22.00

0.78 oz

Cetearyl Alcohol

 

2.0

10.00

0.35 oz

Glycerin, Vegetable

 

89.0

445.00

15.70 oz

Distilled Water

 

 

 

 

 

Phase B

1.0

5.0

0.18 oz

Euxyl K 900 (or other preservative)

(Cool Down)

q.s.

q.s.

q.s.

Fragrance (optional)

  1. Combine all Phase A ingredients in water and heat to 85°C, continue mixing until all ingredients are dissolved.
  2. Homogenize with a high shear mixer for 30 seconds.
  3. Allow to cool with continued stirring. Add Phase B ingredients when emulsion is below 40°C.

Makes approximately 500 grams or 17.65 ounces of conditioner.

INCI: Water, Cetearyl Alcohol, Distearoylethyl Dimonium Chloride, Glycerin, Benzyl Alcohol, Ceteareth 20, and Ethylhexylglycerin, Fragrance (optional).

Ingredients in bold are carried by Lotioncrafter

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