CYCLOMETHICONE

INCI: Cyclomethicone

What is Cyclomethicone?

It is a cyclic volatile silicone polymer blend made up of siloxane D4 and siloxane D5. They are generally considered as low molecular weight silicones and not viscous as compared to their linear part, those are viscous and more oil like. It comes as slightly hazy to clear liquid.

Use & Benefits

It has not much effect on the skin, rather it is a type of product which can be used in any formulation as per need. It has a quality of evaporating rapidly, without any cooling sensation. After leaving the skin, it makes skin smooth and silky. It can be used as an ideal carrier for any skin products like makeup related products, skin creams deodorants, stick products without an oily feel. It makes the product aesthetically more acceptable and provides excellent stability.

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