Sulfate-Free Surfactants

Sulfate-Free Surfactants

I love this handy chart from Innospec’s presentation: “Formulating High Performance Sulfate-Free Cleansing Products”. ⁣⁣As you can see, surfactants have a working pH range. Some surfactants can hydrolyze at a low pH (SCI, Iselux, Sulfosuccinate). ⁣   As most surfactants are diluted, we have a…

Cleansers (Body Wash, Shampoo, Face Wash)

Cleansers (Body Wash, Shampoo, Face Wash)

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Surfactant Active Matter Calculator

Surfactant Active Matter Calculator

Surfactant Active Matter Calculator Shower gel, shampoo and face cleansers usually contain at least two surfactants to make the formulation milder and more effective.  As surfactants sold by ingredient suppliers are diluted it can be challenging to know exactly how much surfactant is in a…