This Natural Pre-Wash Hair Mask is the perfect conditioning and nourishing mask for application prior to shampooing! It is a water-free, self-emulsifying formulation for easier wash-out.

Oil based balm for intensive overnight hair treatment, application takes place prior to hair wash. There is a nourishing effect of this natural pre-wash hair mask due to high amount of oils that cover the hair shaft and are partly washed off by the shampoo. This is bringing time saving to the customer by letting the sleeping hours work for them. This formula also allows versatility in concept, and diversity for all hair types, especially useful for those that are familiar with traditional oil forms and rituals such as oil pulling, just in an easier format to handle! Being a water-free formula, it emulsifies in contact with water facilitating rinse-off. And appealing to eco-conscious consumers.

The formulation features dermofeel viscolid MB which is a natural oil thickener that creates soft and creamy oil gel textures. dermofeel P-30 MB is a natural-based conditioner that has antistatic properties, a refatting effect, and enhances the combing of wet hair. dermofeel GMCY MB is a 100% naturally derived ingredient that provides moisturizing properties.

Developed according to qualitative and quantitative requirements of NaTrue Natural Cosmetics. Natural content cn: 80.9%, Natural origin content cno: 100% (incl. water, ISO 16128)

Phase Trade Name INCI Name % w/w
A dermofeel® viscolid MB Hydrogenated Vegetable Oil 7.00
ISOLAN® GPS Polyglyceryl-4 Diisostearate/Polyhydroxystearate/Sebacate 2.50
dermofeel® P-30 MB PCA Glyceryl Oleate 2.00
TEGOSOFT® PC 41 MB Polyglyceryl-4 Caprate 4.00
dermosoft® GMCY MB Glyceryl Caprylate 1.00
TEGO® Feel C 10 Cellulose 2.00
dermofeel® Toco 70 non GMO Tocopherol; Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil 0.50
dermofeel® sensolv MB Isoamyl Laurate 2.50
Castor Oil Ricinus Communis Seed Oil 61.30
Cocoa Butter Theobroma Cacao Seed Butter 5.00
Almond Oil Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis Oil 2.00
Coconut Oil Cocos Nucifera Oil 5.00
Shea Butter Buytrospermum Parkii Butter 5.00
B Perfume Fragrance/Parfum 0.50


Procedure for Natural Pre-Wash Hair Mask

  1. From Phase A, mix all ingredients one after the other and heat up to 70°C under stirring until everything is melted.
  2. Add Phase B and stir with care.
  3. Start to cool down under stirring and homogenize at approximately 35°C (turbidity should be obtained).
  4. Fill immediately into final containers and leave the gel untouched.

Specifications for Natural Pre-Wash Hair Mask

Appearance: light yellowish paste

Natural Pre-Wash Hair Mask







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Reference No. L105-2.19-0120