The initial gelee texture of this Gel2Oil formula quickly turns to a moisturizing liquid without a sticky or greasy after-feel. This transformational formula is 99% natural*.

This formulation features Hydagen 558P which is an algae-based, natural rheology modifier that also provides an enhanced feel on the skin, making it suitable for skin care products. Cetiol® C 5is a naturally-based, light, and fast-spreading emollient for skin care. This ingredient is 100% natural and is an excellent substitution  for silicones in personal care applications. 

Sequence Trade Name INCI Name %
A   Water, demin 69.00
  Neutrol® MGDA Trisodium Dicarboxymethyl Alaninate 0.10
  Hydagen® 558 P Algin 1.00
  Rheocare® XGN Xanthan Gum 2.00
B   Water 20.00
    Glycerin 3.00
    Calcium Sulfate 0.40
C Hydagen® Aquaporin Glyceryl Glucoside (and) Glycerin 1.50
  Cetiol® C5 Coco Caprylate 1.00
  Myritol® 331 N Cocoglycerides 3.00
    Sodium Benzoate 1.00
D   Citric Acid (50% solution) q.s.

Procedure for Gel2Oil

  1. Add Phase A ingredients one at a time.
  2. Premix Calcium Sulfate Dihydrate and Glycerin. Add to Water while homogenizing.
  3. Add Phase B to Phase A very slowly. Mix until uniform.
  4. Add Phase C ingredients one by one. Mix until uniform.
  5. Using Phase D, adjust pH below 5.5.


*Non-BASF products not considered in calculation and certification

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Gel2Oil Formula No. SC-US-21-36149-26