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  • how to reduce the viscosity of hair dye

    Posted by sugnaya on June 9, 2021 at 7:35 am

    here is my formulation

    water phase

    aqua-3.675g
    xanthan gum-0.015g
    propylene glycol- 0.15g
    etidronic acid- 0.005g
    sodium sulfite- 0.02g
    ascorbic acid-0.05g
    SLS- 0.016g

    oil phase

    cetearyl alcohol- 0.3 g
    octyldodecanol-0.1g
    stearic acid- 0.0816g
    palmitic acid- 0.0784g

    i tried to formulate without the dye part. the emulsion is little viscous. how to reduce the viscosity???

    sugnaya replied 1 year, 12 months ago 1 Member · 1 Reply
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  • sugnaya

    Member
    June 9, 2021 at 7:39 am

    also i tried adding glycerine. but the emulsion is destabilized after one week of storage.