Cleansing Face Cream

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Stage 1 (above 75°C)
8% Castor Oil
8% Jojoba Oil
3% VE Emulsifier
2% Cetearyl Alcohol
1% Cocoa Butter

Stage 2 (above 75°C)
5% MF Emulsifier
5% Sorbitol
55% Boiling Spring Water

Stage 3 (below 40°C)
10% Beta Detergent
1% Preservative Eco Plus
1% Vitamin E
0.5% Lactic Acid
0.5% Essential Oils of your choice
 
Total 100%

Method:
Weigh all Stage 1 ingredients into a small stainless steel bowl and place into a saucepan of boiling water (double boiler/bain marie). Bring up to a temperature over 75°C.

When the Stage 1 is over 75°C, weigh and add the Stage 2 ingredients together in a separate larger stainless steel bowl. Swap the bowls over so that the larger bowl is in the double boiler. Pour the Stage 1 ingredients into the larger bowl (Stage 2) and stir gently without creating air bubbles.

Make sure the temperature is over 75°C and continue to stir for 5 minutes. After 5 minutes, remove the bowl from the double boiler and put it into a pan of cold water to cool down quickly. Keep stirring all the time.

When the cream is under 40°C, add the remaining Stage 3 ingredients. Combine thoroughly, jar and label.


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