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Synonyms for silicone

any of a large class of siloxanes that are unusually stable over a wide range of temperatures

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This formulation contained ethanol as the primary vehicle and solvent, cyclomethicone as a wetting agent that reduces surface tension, esters to keep the efmaconazole in solution after the alcohol evaporates, preservatives, and water.
The segmentation of cyclomethicone based on end use is cosmetics industry, pharmaceuticals industry and other industries such as lubricants, paints and varnishes and printing inks.
Beside classical cyclomethicone and dimethicone, Bluestar Silicones is taking advantage of its vertical integration and its expertise gained by more than 50 years in silicones technology, to develop and promote its speciality range (high molecular weight gums in volatile silicones, amodimethicones and their emulsions, silicone polyethers, performance systems.
The solvent is dimethiconol in cyclomethicone silicone oil and does not allow an interaction of the salt of acrylic or polyacrylic acid and CO2 releasing compound before the topcoat is applied to the base coat composition.
Lilac[R]--INCI name C14--22 Alkane, is a colorless liquid that has sensory characteristics similar to that of cyclomethicone
Comments: The key benefits are excellent cyclomethicone replacement, can be used in oil-free systems, replacement for mineral oil for"oil free" claims; reduction of oily/shiny appearance on skin, non-irritating and non-comedogenic