SKD-56

SILICONE FLUID

SKD-56

INCI Name CYCLOPENTASILOXANE & CYCLOHEXASILOXANE

SKD-56 silicone fluid is mainly comprised of cyclomethicone pentamer and hexamer. It’s colorless and transparent liquid, without odor and irritation. It’s easy to use and spread, imparting soft and lubricious feel to skin and hair. It is highly compatible with many cosmetic ingredients, without residues after evaporation. It can reduce surface tension, help to disperse pigments, widely used in personal care products such as make-up, skin care, hair care, sunscreen, antiperspirant, deodorant products.

Specification

Parameter

Value

Appearance

Clear transparent viscous liquid

Color (Hazen)

≤20

D3 content (%)

≤0.25

D4 content (%)

≤0.90

D5 content (%)

60.0-70.0

D6 content (%)

30.0-40.0

D5+D6 content (%)

≥97.0

Water content (%)

≤0.025

Acid Value (mg KOH/g)

≤0.01

Dry residue (150℃, 3h,% )

≤0.15

* These values indicate typical specification, they are not intended to be used as product specifications.

Properties

• No oily feel

• With moderate volatility, can stay on skin or hair surface for some time.

• Compatible with many personal care ingredients.

• Stable.

• Make skin and hair lubricious, clear.

• Reduce surface tension, help to disperse pigments.

• Excellent spreadabiltiy.

Application

• Skin care, sunscreen products

• Make-up

• Hair care products

• Antiperspirants, deodorants

Formula guidelines

SKD-56 is compatible with many cosmetic ingredients, even some waxes, fatty acids, fatty acid esters and non volatile silicones. Mutual soluble with alcohol. Can use singly or with  other ingredients.

Storage: Keep in Cool, Dry, Ventilated and Lightless Place