Origin: Silica dimethyl silylate is produced by mining or sand mining and purification of fumed silica which is then modified on the surface with trimethylsilyl groups.
Also Known As: Fumed silica
Overview: Silica Dimethyl Silylate is an oil-thickening powder used for making gels. It thickens the oil phase in emulsions and increases viscosity and gloss of oil products by forming oil-gels. It helps improve the color pay-off, reduces pigment settling and oil bleeding in lipsticks. It also provides grips in powder products ad adds volume to dry shampoo products.
- Hair care products
- Dry shampoos
- Skin care products
- Color cosmetics
Ideal Concentration Level in Products: 5% to 10%