"Pink Orchid" moisturizing body milk

"Pink Orchid" moisturizing body milk

Formula: LB2375

Phase Ingredients Quantity from 100 ml lotion base Quantity from 250 ml lotion base
A lotion base, natural 100 ml 250 ml
A coco-silicone 2 gr 5 gr
A pink 10 oxide, cosmetic pigment 0,3 gr 0,7 gr
A sodium PCA 3 gr 7,5 gr
A natural cosmetic fragrance oil Orchid 40 drops 3 ml

Sanitize the dedicated containers and utensils you will work with, details in the general safety guidelines.

Preparation method:
Add the coco-silicone and the pink pigment to a bowl and mix until the pigment has dispersed as evenly as possible. Add the lotion base and mix well. Then add the rest of the ingredients one at a time, mixing thoroughly after each.
The resulting emulsion is transferred to the dedicated container.

The result is a delicate body milk with a light, non-greasy texture and a pleasant sweet-floral scent. Apply after shower/bath, in moderate amounts, by smoothing and massaging movements. Leaves skin neat, hydrated and velvety.

Note: the lotion base from the Elemental offer is versatile, it can be customized with various cosmetic ingredients chosen according to preferences and their properties. If you want to work with ingredients other than those recommended in this recipe, you can follow the other recipes that contain the lotion base or the instructions in its product sheet. In general, we recommend that the total percentage of ingredients added to the lotion base be 5%, although the base supports, under certain conditions and depending on the type of ingredients added, an even higher addition, as we exemplified in this recipe.


  • instead of coco-silicone you can use a vegetable oil chosen according to your preferences, or a vegetable butter (previously melted)
  • instead of the pigment proposed in the recipe, another pigment can be used for coloring; it can also be removed from the recipe, in which case the body milk will be white
  • instead of the proposed fragrance oil you can work with another perfume, essential oil or a combination of essences, according to your preferences


  • Difficulty: beginner/advanced/experienced
  • Utensils: precision scale, teaspoon or mini whisk, a bowl/glass
  • Recommended container: lotion base bottle
  • Shelf-life: 3 months, prepared in optimal conditions of hygiene, kept in a cool place

This formula was developed by Elemental's qualified staff. The recipes are intended to exemplify the use of products marketed by Elemental and are believed to be accurate, however, Elemental assumes no liability or risk associated with the use of its products for the preparation and evaluation of the recipe as the conditions of preparation and use are beyond its control. The Elemental customer must ensure that the reproduction of the formulation does not infringe any intellectual property rights and that it complies with the specific rules and regulations in force. The person who prepares the recipe must refer to the safety data sheets to ensure the safe handling of all raw materials and bears full responsibility for ensuring the safe and correct use and storage of all materials procured and used. Assessments of the safety, stability, regulatory compliance and suitability of this recipe, methods and the finished product are the sole responsibility of the user and/or the legal entity placing the product on the market. Elemental is not liable for any damages resulting from the use of this information, and assumes no responsibility for misuse of selected materials, formula or method, in whole or in part.

Posted on 07/20/2015 Body Care recipes, Creams, Lotions

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