Give your skin a burst of hydration with this Hydro Energy Gel For Men!

Cosmacol OE is a very light, highly spreading and readily biodegradable emollient that improves the skin feel and reduces tackiness and oiliness. Cosmacol ELI is a versatile emollient that targets various skin types such as dry or greasy. It improves the skin barrier and reduces skin irritation. Shea Butter provides moisturizing and conditioning properties and creates soft textures in formulations. 

Phase Ingredient INCI %w/w
A Ammonium Acryloyldimethyltaurate/VP Copolymer 0.50
Glycerin 5.50
Demineralized Water Aqua 28.70
Disodium EDTA Disodium EDTA 0.10
B Cosmacol ELI C12-13 Alkyl Lactate 2.00
Cosmacol OE Dicaprylyl Ether 3.00
Parafol 12 RSPO-MB Dodecane 1.00
Lipex Shea Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter 1.00
C Menthol Menthol 0.15
Ethanol (96%) Alcohol Denatured 20.00
D Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer 0.50
Demineralized Water Aqua add to 100.00
E Preservative q.s.
F NaOH Sodium Hydroxide q.s.



  1. Heat Phase A ingredients and Phase B ingredients separately to 70°C.
  2. Add Phase B ingredients to Phase A ingredients and homogenize.
  3. Cool to 35°C and add Phase C ingredients to A+B and homogenize.
  4. Add Phase D ingredients and Phase E ingredients and homogenize.
  5. Adjust the pH value by adding Phase F.

Specifications of Hydro Energy Gel For Men

Appearance: viscous
Viscosity: ~ 78,000 mPas, 25°C
Storage stability in terms of appearance: stable at room temperature, 40°C and 50°C for at least 3 months

Hydro Energy Gel For Men

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