When it comes to Personal Care, silicones are occupying a very particular and unique place. in skin care and hair care, the unique benefits they are bringing to formulations have never been matched by other ingredients: smoothness, shine, soft feel, combability, etc.

Silicon products are providing sensorial and performance effects in cosmetic formulations that any customer can easily measure and appreciate.

In shampoos, customers are waiting for not only cleaning properties but also conditioning effect, and shampoo formulations must in addition be tailor-made for their hair types, culture, environmental conditions of living. They also have to bring secondary properties such as color protection, protection against heat and damages caused by the use of hair dryers and curling equipments.

In skin care, customers are expecting innovative and sophisticated formulations, that will not only care about their skin needs, but also provide feeling properties and unique sensations.

In both applications, UltraSilc® silicones will answer to these unmet need properties.

Applications

  • Hair Care: shampoos, rinse-off and leave-on conditioners, masks, ampoules, cuticle coats...
  • Skin Care: creams, lotions, gels...
  • Toiletries: shower gels, deodorants and antiperspirants.

Advantages

Skin Care

  • Bring unique performances and solution for better spreading.
  • Soft and silky feel.
  • Repairing without increasing tacky or greasy feel of the formulations.
  • They are non-occlusive and absorbs quickly on the skin.

Hair Care

  • Improve wet and dry combing.
  • Reduce fly-away.
  • softness, smoothness and shine to the hair.
  • Reducing damages caused by hair dryers and curling irons.
  • Provide long-lasting substantivity.
  • Provide film-barrier properties.