Alert: Packaging World now enhanced for the iPad and iPhone. Watch a quick video preview
 
Download this free, 130-page Package Development Playbook jam-packed with strategies for success, best practices, and pitfalls to avoid.  Learn more »»
Article |

Dual foamer blends ingredients consistently

Schering-Plough introduces its Coppertone Endless Summer tanning lotion as a two-part liquid that dispenses in a light foam application.
Print Reprint
FILED IN:  Package Component  > Closures
     

The product mixes and expels through an HDPE dual-chamber foamer from Owens-Illinois.

Schering-Plough says it selected the closure in order to provide a consistent combination of ingredients and to deliver its sunless tanning product to the skin so it dries quickly and avoids staining.

The package an injection-molded polypropylene container includes a base a body to load two cartridges a cap and two foaming dispensers. The translucent cap showcases the dual foam-dispensing nozzles affixed to the filled cartridges.

One cartridge holds a white lotion containing dihydroyacetone which contains moisturizers to help soften smooth and hydrate skin. The other cartridge holds a pink lotion containing a color activator that’s a protein complement to accentuate color development in the skin. Both lotions are kept in separate chambers until the time when they need to be mixed.

Schering-Plough says the ingredients in Endless Summer combine for an even natural-looking skin color in 30 minutes.

Comments(0)

Add new comment

ADVERTISEMENT
E-BOOK SPECIAL REPORT
42 Best Package Designs
Sign up to receive timely updates from our editors and download this e-book consisting of our editors' picks of most notable package designs. Updated for 2014!
x

 

Newsletters
Don’t miss intelligence crucial to your job and business!
Click on any newsletter to view a sample. Enter your email address below to sign up!
GENERAL INTEREST

New Issue Alert

Packaging World Magazine

eClip

Breaking packaging news

Packaging Insights

Pertinent packaging issues

On the Edge Blog

Workforce Development

PACKAGE DESIGN/
DEVELOPMENT

Greener Package

Sustainable packaging

Shelf Impact

Package design strategies

Each newsletter ranges in frequency from once per month to a few times per month at most.