EWG Level: 1
Trifluoropropyldimethyl/Trimethylsiloxysilicate are siloxane polymers, which consist of alternating silicon and oxygen atoms. The ingredients are solids insoluble in water. In cosmetic and personal care products, the siloxane polymers may be used in bath products, eye makeup, lipstick, nail polish, and skin products.
Trifluoropropyldimethyl/Trimethylsiloxysilicate is a network with a mixture of trimethylsilyl groups and trifluoropropyldimethylsilyl groups at the ends.
Its Functions: Skin-Conditioning Agent, Emollient
Concerns: “Determined safe for use in cosmetics, subject to concentration or use limitations – Safe for use in cosmetics with some qualifications” (Cosmetic Ingredient Review Assessments)