Sunless Tanner Lotion

Demo Formula featuring Gransolve DMI and GI CD-10

Reference ID


Phase Ingredient INCI Name % (wt)
A Deionized Water Water 44.00
Protasorb O-80 Polysorbate 80 0.70
Tween 20 Polysorbate 20 1.00
Butylene Glycol Butylene Glycol 3.10
B Cyclopentasiloxane Cyclopentasiloxane 10.50
Dimethicone, 5cSt Dimethicone 3.00
Protachem CTG Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride 3.00
Euxyl PE 9010 Phenoxyethanol (and) Ethylhexylglycerin 1.00
GI CD-10 Cyclopentasiloxane (and) Stearoxymethicone/Dimethicone Copolymer (and) Dimethicone 7.00
C Deionized Water Water 13.20
DHA Dihydroxyacetone 8.00
Gransolve DMI Dimethyl Isosorbide 3.00
D Sepinove EMT 10 Hydroxyethyl Acrylate (and) Sodium Acryloyl Dimethyl Taurate Copolymer 1.50
E Citric Acid, 30% Aq Solution Water (and) Citric Acid 1.00


  1. Combine Phase A in the main kettle and mix until uniform..
  2. Combine Phase B in a side kettle and mix until uniform. Add to main kettle while mixing and continue mixing until uniform.
  3. Dissolve DHA in Phase C in a second side kettle but heating to 50-60°C and add to main kettle. Mix until uniform. Add Phase D and mix until uniform.
  4. If necessary, adjust pH to 4.0-5.0 using Citric Acid in Phase E; if not necessary Q.S. with water.