DreaNkenna

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If the formula is clear then I wouldn't swap them out (the dimethicone will make it hazy and possible completely separate out), but if it is like a cream or pearlized then I think either would work.
  • You may be right. I connected with evonik today and a sales rep said it could be because I'm at the end of the sample, but im not sure if she was just guessing lol. I'm going to pull COAs for my surfactants and check salt content and pH. I changed l…
  • Well unfortunately I am under an NDA so even if no one wants this formula I cannot share. Believe it or not this is one of my customers best sellers that they sell several million units of it annually. Curly coarse curl patterns tend to be naturally…
  • I ditched the Acrylimide cationic and opted for polyquat-10 instead. I also got rid of the cold process pearlizer and went to regular glycol disterate. I am just now trying to hone in on a consistent thickener. I can't believe how hard doing this ha…
  • (Quote) Ok that actually makes sense. Do you think this woudl effect the overall rheology?
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hmm ok. well at about 6 months there is creamy at the top, but by 12 months  the sediment has fallen to the bottom. Honestly, the product still appears to be pearlized a bit, so the acrylamide may be the issue
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Oils are in at negligible levels. Basically the whole phase D is there as callouts.
  • Sure. I cant share % but I can provide the materials used PHASE A -DEIONIZED WATER, -ACRYLAMIDE. ACRYLAMIDE/COPOLYMER PHASE B -PRESERVATIVE  PHASE C -COCAMIDOPROPYL HYDROXYSULTAINE -POLYQUATERNIUM 7 -ACETAMIDE MEA -SODIUM C14-16 OLEFIN SULFONA…
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