Description: PEG-8 Dimethicone is a water soluble nonionic Dimethicone Copolyol. Clear liquid, HLB 10, molecular weight 5500. Bland odor. Water soluble. CAS: 68937-54-2 INCI Name: PEG-8 Dimethicone Properties: Improves skin feel, detackifies ingredients in formulations, adds additional moisturization to surfactant systems (shampoos, cleansers, shower gels) due to emolliency properties, adds slip to carbomer based formulas. Use: Typical use level 1-5%. Add to oil phase of formulas but do not heat over 50°C/125°F. Can also be mixed into emulsions after the temperature dropped to 50°C/125°F. For external use only. Applications: Creams, lotions, hair care products, shower gels, sun care, makeup.
Silicone Conditioner and Emollient
Item is non-returnable. Not a finished cosmetic product. Consists of raw materials.
Used as ingredient for personal care products (typical concentration 1-5%)
INCI Name: PEG-8 Dimethicone