This transparent sunscreen stick formulation is designed to provide label SPF 30 performance.
- SolaStay® S1 provides photostabilization for avobenzone.
- HallBrite® BHB contributes to enhanced product feel.
- The combination of SolaStay® S1, HallBrite® BHB, Biochemica® Argan Oil Refined, and Biochemica® Hemp Oil Refined provides the perfect polarity to form a transparent stick.
In vivo testing in a US laboratory (5 subjects) yielded static SPF 39. Colipa Guideline (2011) delivered SPF ~38 and PFA (PPD) ~11 performance. Critical wavelength = 375 nm. UVA1/UVA = 0.75.
|Phase||INCI Name [INN/USAN] (Other Information)||Trade Name||% Wt||Function|
|A||Octocrylene [Octocrilene]||8.00||UV Filter / Sunscreen Agent|
|Homosalate [Homosalate]||9.50||UV Filter / Sunscreen Agent|
|Ethylhexyl Salicylate [Octisalate]||4.50||UV Filter / Sunscreen Agent|
|Butyloctyl Salicylate||HALLBRITE® BHB*||5.00||Sunscreen Solvent / Emollient|
|Ethylhexyl Methoxycrylene||SolaStay® S1*||2.00||Photostabilizer|
|VP/Hexadecene Copolymer||1.00||Film Former|
|Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil||BIOCHEMICA® ARGAN OIL REFINED||30.00||Emollient|
|Cannabis Sativa Seed Oil||BIOCHEMICA® HEMP OIL REFINED ORGANIC||11.00||Emollient|
|Butyl Methoxydibenzoylmethane [Avobenzone]||3.00||UV Filter / Sunscreen Agent|
|Polyamide-8||up to 100||Structuring agent|
|1||Add Phase A to the main vessel, start center-stir (prop) mixing and heat to 100°C.|
|2||Add Phase B to Phase A and mix until uniform and clear to make sure phase B is totally dissolved.|
|3||Start cooling with mixing until 70°C. Stop mix and filling into containers.|
PRODUCT CHARACTERISTICS (25°C)
*Patented and Patent Pending
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