Dimethicone Crosspolymer

EWG Level: 1

Dimethicone Crosspolymer is flexible silicon polymers consisting of dimethicone copolymers that are linked together (crosslinked). In cosmetics and personal care products, these ingredients are used in deodorants, makeup, and skin and hair care products. The dimethicone crosspolymer ingredients are large molecules that are not soluble in water. These ingredients are typically supplied to cosmetic product manufacturers as swollen gels. Its Functions: Emulsion Stabilizer; Hair Fixative; Suspending Agent – Nonsurfactant; Viscosity IncreasingAgent – Nonaqueous; Emulsion Stabilising; Hair Fixing; Viscosity Controlling

 

 

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