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Table 5 Formulations of cream pack ingredient

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

Ingredient Composition (wt%)
Control Myrtle
Phase A
 Water q.s to 100 q.s to 100
 Trisodium EDTA 0.10 0.10
 Methylparaben 0.20 0.20
 1,2-Hexanediol 1.00 1.00
 Glycerin 8.00 8.00
Phase B
 Water 10.00 10.00
 Carbomer 0.15 0.15
Phase C
 Butylene glycol 8.00 8.00
 Sodium polyacrylate 0.25 0.25
 Water 20.00 20.00
Phase D
 C14-22 alcohols, C12-20 alkyl glucoside 1.00 1.00
 Glyceryl stearate SE 1.00 1.00
 Cetearyl alcohol 1.00 1.00
 Glyceryl stearate, PEG-100 stearate 1.00 1.00
 Butyrospermum parkii (shea butter) 1.00 1.00
 Triethylhexanoin 2.00 2.00
 Hydrogenated polydecene 5.00 5.00
 Caprylic/capric triglyceride 5.00 5.00
 Propylparaben 0.05 0.05
 Ehylparaben 0.10 0.10
 Sorbitan stearate 0.50 0.50
 PEG-40 stearate 0.50 0.50
 Dimethicone 0.40 0.40
Cyclopentasiloxane 1.00 1.00
Water 1.00 1.00
Triethanolamine 1.00 1.00
Myrtus communis extract 0.5