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Silky Soft Shower Gel

Silky Soft Shower Gel

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This gentle and high foaming shower gel is good for all skin types. Plantapon, DLS Mild, and SMC Taurate provide good cleansing and foaming without stripping natural oils from skin. Used at a low percentage, GuarSilk provides just enough conditioning and adds viscosity to this formula. AquaEm helps to solubilize essential and fragrance oils, improves wet-combing and adds shine to hair. PEG 150 Distearate adds viscosity.


Part A
DLS Mild
SMC Taurate
PEG 150 Distearate

Part B
Distilled Water
Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein
dl Panthenol

Part C
*Lemongrass/Myrtle Essential Oil
Liquid Germall Plus



20% = 100 grams
15% = 75 grams
5% = 25 grams
1.7% = 8.5 grams

47.8% = 239 grams
0.2% = 1 grams
2% = 10 grams
3% = 15 grams
2% = 10 grams

2.0% = 10 grams
1.0% = 5 grams
0.3% = 1.5 grams

100.0% = 500 grams

Add GuarSilk to room temperature distilled water and blend/mix well. Hydrate for at least 10 minutes stirring periodically. While gently stirring, heat Plantapon (surfactant) with BBC (surfactant), SMC Taurate (surfactant) and PEG 150 Distearate until melted (approximately 175F). When GuarSilk is completely hydrated (about 15-20 minutes), combine with Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein and dl panthenol. Heat to around 170F. Slowly add to Part A while stirring. Cool down while stirring. Combine AquaEm and Essential Oils. Add a small amount of finished shampoo to AquaEm/Essential Oil mixture. Then add back to finished shampoo with gentle mixing. Add Liquid Germall Plus at 120F or less.

*Fragrance Oils and Essential Oils can have a dramatic effect on surfactant based systems. Small percentages are recommended (1% or less) They should be added carefully to a small portion of the shampoo or body wash before adding to the whole batch. AquaEm and CocoEm WS are superb solubilizers in addition to their excellent emolliency.

This information is to demonstrate how The Herbarie products can be utilized. Our information is based on our own research and is believed to be accurate. We assume no liability for misuse of our products or data and we urge our purchaser to do their own testing to ensure the products meet their own specifications.

The Herbarie at Stoney Hill Farm, Inc., Prosperity, SC 29127