Vivimed Sunscreen Gel Formulation (Formula Ref: 3-017-05)

Vivimed Labs Ltd
This light gel cream contains a synergistic combination of oil-soluble and water-soluble Vivimed UV filters to deliver an estimated* SPF of 15 with broad spectrum protection. Also included are Menthyl Lactate, which has a pleasant cooling effect on the skin, and the preservative blend Vivisept CVT, which provides proven antimicrobial efficacy.
Phase 
A
ProductINCISupplier%
Deionised WaterAquaVarious56.90
Carbopol Ultrez-20Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate CrosspolymerLubrizol0.75
Propylene GlycolPropylene GlycolVarious3.00
Titriplex IIIDisodium EDTAMerck0.10
B
ProductINCISupplier%
Crodamol ABC12-15 Alkyl BenzoateCroda2.50
Octyne-BOctocryleneVivimed2.50
Eusolex OSEthylhexyl SalicylateMerck2.50
AvisButyl MethoxydibenzoylmethaneVivimed1.50
Pemulen TRAcrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate CrosspolymerLubrizol0.25
C
ProductINCISupplier%
Deionised WaterAquaVarious13.35
Ben-4Benzophenone-4Vivimed5.00
AMPD Ultra PCAminomethyl PropanediolDow1.65
D
ProductINCISupplier%
Tween 20Polysorbate 20Croda1.00
Viv-FreshMenthyl LactateVivimed1.00
E
ProductINCISupplier%
SolPerForm 100Aqua (and) Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein/PVP CrosspolymerCroda2.00
F
ProductINCISupplier%
AMPD Ultra PC (25% solution)Aminomethyl PropanediolDow5.00
G
ProductINCISupplier%
Vivisept CVTGlyceryl Undecylenate (and) Propylene Glycol (and ChlorphenesinVivimed1.00

Preparation:
1. Sprinkle Carbopol Ultrez-20 onto the surface of warm deionised water (40-50 ̊C).
Allow to wet out, then begin moderate stirring to disperse.
2. When uniform, add other part A ingredients with stirring.
3. Combine part B ingredients (except Pemulen). Heat with mixing until Avis is dissolved.
4. Cool part B to 45 ̊C. Add Pemulen with stirring and continue stirring for 30 minutes.
5. Add B to A with intensive stirring. Continue stirring for 20 minutes.
6. Pre-mix part C until Ben-4 is dissolved Add C to A/B with stirring.
7. Pre-mix par D, warming if necessary until a homogeneous molten mixture is obtained.
8. Add parts E, F and G in sequence with stirring. Continue stirring for 10 minutes.

Notes:
Test Data: 18200cP/ pH7.11/ Estimated SPF15

Disclaimer
While every effort has been made to reproduce these formulations correctly, the Publisher of this website cannot accept any liability for the information presented. All formulations are provided in good faith, but no warranty is given as to accuracy of information or results, or suitability for a particular use, nor is freedom from patent infringement to be inferred. Formulations are offered solely for consideration by the participating manufacturers. Continued use of this web site infers acceptance of this disclaimer.

Upcoming Events

15th Sun Protection Conference 2019

Royal College of General Practitioners, 30 Euston Square, London
4-5 June 2019

in-cosmetics Korea 2019

Hall C, Coex, Seoul, South Korea
26 - 28 June 19

SCSS 10th Suppliers Day - Singapore

Marriott Tang Plaza Hotel, 320 Orchard Road, Singapore. 238865
30 August 2019

California SCC - Suppliers' Day 2019

Long Beach Convention Center
2 - 3 October 2019

Cosmetorium 2019

Palau de Congressos de Barcelona Hall 5, Fira de Barcelona Recinto de Montjuïc Av. Reina Maria Cristina s/n 08004 Barcelona Spain
23rd and 24th October 2019

Latest Issue

Personal Care Asia Pacific

Personal Care Asia Pacific

May 2019

World-class ingredients from a global distributor

Register now to apply for regular copies of Personal Care Asia Pacific and free access to premium content, as well as our regular newsletters.

Personal Care Europe

Personal Care Europe

Apr 2019

Who brings haute couture to your skin? We do.

Register now to apply for regular copies of Personal Care Europe and free access to premium content, as well as our regular newsletters.

Personal Care Extras

Personal Care Extras

May 2019

Who has Patchouli power? We do.

Register now to apply for regular copies of Personal Care Extras and free access to premium content, as well as our regular newsletters.

Little Book

Little Book

Apr 2019

Register now to apply for regular copies of Little Book and free access to premium content, as well as our regular newsletters.