This fluid foundation optimizes skin tone and texture for a “Second skin” effect through the use of Gemtone Radiant Nude. Gemtone Radiant Nude offers a beige satin effect perfect for enhancing radiance, especially in face products.

Base Formula

Sequence Trade Name INCI Name %
 A Water, demin. 22.00
Butylene Glycol 8.00
Preservative 1.00
Eumulgin® SML 20 Polysorbate 20 0.50
 B Magnesium Aluminum Silicate 0.80
Cellulose Gum 0.10
Xanthan Gum 0.10
 C Cetyl PEG/PPG-10/1 Dimethicone 3.00
Dimethicone (and) PEG/PPG-18/18 Dimethicone 3.00
Dimethyl Isosorbide 1.50
Polymethylsilsesquioxane 2.50
Isododecane (and) Polysilicone-11 20.00
Octyl Palmitate 5.00
Ethylhexyl Salicylate (Octisalate) 5.00
Uvinul® MC 80 Ethylhexyl Methoxycinnamate (Octinoxate) 7.00
Isododecane (and) Disteardimonium (and) Hectorite (and) Propylene Carbonate 5.00
Lecithin 1.00

Shade Formulas

Sequence Trade Name INCI Name Light % Medium % Dark %
 D Titanium Dioxide (and) Alkyl Silane 6.83 5.78 2.28
Iron Oxides (and) Alkyl Silane 0.90 1.61 4.01
Iron Oxides (and) Alkyl Silane 0.09 0.33


Iron Oxides (and) Alkyl Silane 0.09 0.24 0.82
 E Chione™ M SVA Synthetic Fluorphlogopite (and) Lauroyl Lysine 1.59 1.54 1.39
Gemtone® Radiant Nude Bismuth Oxychloride (and) Mica (and) Iron Oxides


5.00 5.00

Formula Nos.

Light Shade: CC-US-16-33317-43A

Medium Shade: CC-US-16-33317-43B

Dark Shade: CC-US-16-33317-43C


Start base Formula:

  1. In a side kettle, weigh Phase A, medium speed mix until uniform
  2. Slowly sprinkle Phase B into Phase A, heat to 70±5°C.
  3. In the main kettle, weigh Phase C, heat to 80±5°C and homogenize until uniform

Add Shade Phase:

  1. Pulverize Phase D
  2. Add Phase D to Phase C, maintaining temperature and homogenize until uniform
  3. Add Phase AB to Phase CD, maintaining temperature and homogenize
  4. Add Phase E to Phase ABCD, maintaining temperature and mix until uniform
  5. Slow speed sweep until cooled to 25±5°C
  6. Fill component