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Table 4 Formulations of emulsion ingredients

From: Effects of the myrtle essential oil on the acne skin—clinical trials for Korean women

Ingredients Compositions (wt%)
Control Myrtle
Phase A
 Water q.s to 100 q.s to 100
 Trisodium EDTA 0.012 0.012
 Methylparaben 0.20 0.20
 Betaine 0.50 0.50
 Panthenol 0.70 0.70
 Glycerin 8.00 8.00
 Dipropylene glycol 10.00 10.00
Phase B
 Water 10.00 10.00
 Xanthan gum 0.10 0.10
Phase C
 Water 10.00 10.00
 Carbomer 0.10 0.10
Phase D
 Cetearyl alcohol 1.50 1.50
 Glyceryl stearate 1.00 1.00
 Glyceryl stearate, PEG-100 stearate 1.00 1.00
 Ehylparaben 0.10 0.10
 Propylparaben 0.10 0.10
 Macadamia ternifolia seed oil 2.00 2.00
 Phytosteryl/isostearyl/cetyl/stearyl/behenyl dimer dilinoleate 0.10 0.10
 Hydrogenated polydecene 2.00 2.00
 Neopentyl glycol dicaprate 1.00 1.00
 Dimethicone 0.30 0.30
Cyclopentasiloxane 1.00 1.00
Water 1.00 1.00
Triethanolamine 0.14 0.14
Myrtus communis extract 0.50