Cushioning Cream

Demo Formula featuring Gransurf 67 and Gransil EPSQ

Reference ID


Phase Ingredient INCI Name % (wt)
A Cyclopentasiloxane Cyclopentasiloxane 11.75
Dimethicone, 5cSt Dimethicone 10.00
Gransurf 67 PEG-10 Dimethicone 2.00
Gransil EPSQ Dimethicone/Divinyldimethicone/Silsesquioxane Crosspolymer 5.00
Euxyl PE 9010 Phenoxyethanol (and) Ethylhexylglycerin 0.50
B Deionized Water Water 66.40
Glycerin Glycerin 1.00
Butylene Glycol Butylene Glycol 2.45
Carbopol ETD 2020 Polymer Acrylates/ C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer 0.40
Vanzan NF Xanthan Gum 0.30
C TEA, 99% Triethanolamine 0.20


  1. In the main kettle, combine Phase A. Using an anchor blade, mix until Gransil EPSQ is fully wet.
  2. In a side kettle equipped with a homogenizer, from Phase B combine water, glycerin and butylene glycol.
  3. Still from Phase B, disperse carbopol and xanthan gum, and homogenize until powders are fully dispersed.
  4. Add Phase B into main kettle while mixing with anchor blade. Once addition is complete, switch anchor blade with homogenizer and mix until homogeneous.
  5. Add Phase C into main kettle. Homogenize until uniform.