Cyclomethicone was created to give skin care products a smoother texture that can be effortlessly applied to the skin surface.
Properties: Rapidly evaporates without cooling the skin, leaving the skin dry with a talc treated feeling. Ideal carrier for makeup, other color cosmetic skin creams, deodorants & stick products without the oily feel. Has excellent stability & aesthetics.
Use: Typical use level 1-10% (up to 50% possible), add to oil phase of formulas but do not heat over 50°C (125°F). Can also be mixed into emulsions after the temperature drops to 50°C (125°F). For external use only.