Natural Sensory Shower Cream

sensory-shower-creamA really simple ‘cold process’ recipe that makes a luxurious foaming Shower Cream based on soy bean oil together with an extremely simple-to-use mix of naturally-derived surfactants.

Everything in this recipe is available to buy from our website.

This recipe can be scaled up in proportion very easily.

YOU’LL NEED…

  1. Accurate weighing scales
  2. suitably sized mixing bowls
  3. Balloon Whisk
  4. A stick blender
  5. A suitable bottle and lid

INGREDIENTS

Phase A

90g Soy bean oil
1g Pourable Vitamin E

Phase B

2g Xanthan Gum

Phase C

50g Protelan AG 915 SF. (Specialist Surfactant)
16g Cocamidopropyl Betaine
2g Essential Oil or Fragrance Oil (optional)
40g Water
1g Phenoxyethanol EHG (or other suitable preservative)

HOW TO…

1. Phase A: Weigh the ingredients together in a suitable jug or bowl, and stir together.

2. Add the Xanthan Gum (Phase B) into Phase A and whisk until the powder has fully dispersed and there are no lumps.

3. Phase C: Weigh all the ingredients together in another jug or bowl and mix thoroughly.

4. Add Phase C to Phase AB, mix with a stick blender until homogenised.

5. Pour into a suitable bottle.