This lotion base contains Sunflower Oil and Allantoin. Native American Indians were the first to discover the healing properties of Sunflower Oil which is rich in Vitamin E that helps moisturize and regenerate skin. Allantoin is thought to have the ability to help heal wounds, sores and stimulate growth of healthy tissue. It is a skin softener and anti-irritant. It is similar to the Head to Toe Lotion but is less translucent in appearance.
Lotion. Body Moisturizer. This is a ready to use base. It can be used "as is" or it can have color and fragrance incorporated prior to packaging.
Points of Interest:
Contains Sunflower Oil and Allantoin. Sunflower Oil is rich in Vitamin E that helps moisturize and regenerate skin. Allantoin is thought to have the ability to help heal wounds, sores and stimulate growth of healthy tissue.
Color: White Gloss
Feel of Skin After 2 Minutes: Smooth
Composition: 98% Naturally Derived Ingredients
Maximum Fragrance: 4% (Follow IFRA Guidelines)
Maximum Heating Temperature: 140° F
Recommended Container: Plastic Bottle or Malibu Tube
Note: Click on "Read More" for important information about "Maximum Heating Temperatures" and "Maximum Fragrance Levels".
Recommended Crafter's Choice Color Additives:
Liquid Dye, Mica Powder, Liquid Mica
White Viscous Liquid
Emulsion Accepts Most Oil & Water Additives
Country of Origin:
Room temperature. Air tight container.
Best Used By:
One year from date of purchase.
Shelf Life Once Used in Manufacturing:
One year from manufacturing date.
Maximum Temp Note: If a base is heated over "Maximum Heating Temperature" for greater than 5 minutes the current preservative system can be rendered inactive and additional preservative is required to prevent the growth of mold, bacteria and fungus. If more than 5% additives are incorporated into the base, the current preservative system will be diluted and additional preservative will be required.
Maximum Fragrance Note: Some fragrance and essential oils may thin or thicken this base. You will want to conduct performance testing to ensure your final product performs as you desire.
Ingredients: Water, Glyceryl Stearate, Cetearyl Alcohol, Proysorbate-60, Stearyl Alcohol, Sunflower Oil, Allantoin, Propylene Glycol, Isopropyl Palmitate, Petrolatum, Diazolidinyl Urea, Methylparaben, Propylparaben, BHT, Disodium EDTA, Carbomer, Benzophenone-4, Triethanolamine, Stearic Acid.
On low heat, warm base to 120º F or until it becomes liquid. Add cosmetic grade fragrance and FDA approved color additive. Pour into container. Allow to return to room temperature and apply top. Label per FDA label requirements.
Note: Amount of fragrance cannot exceed IFRA guidelines (listed for each fragrance on this website) and should not exceed this products “Maximum Fragrance Load”. If your lotion does not remain white when you rub it into your skin then you have used too much color. If product significantly thins you have used too much fragrance.