Dow Corning® ST-Elastomer 10

Dow Corning® ST-Elastomer 10 is a mixture of a high molecular weight silicone elastomer in cyclomethicone. As an excipient for skin contact applications, it acts as thickening agent for water-in-silicone formulations and silicone fluid and provides novel film forming characteristics ensuring pleasant, silky-smooth and a non-tacky feel.

 
 
 
Uses
  • Creams
  • Gels
  • Sticks
  • Sprays
Advantages
  • Easy to formulate
  • Non-occlusive
  • Slight sebum absorption possible
  • Provides dry smoothness and non-greasy feel on the skin
  • Reduces tackiness of formulation
  • Quick absorption
  • Cold processing
 
 
 

Products

Product Name Description
ST-Elastomer 10 Dow Corning ST-Elastomer 10 is a mixture of high molecular weight crosslinked silicone (12%) in decamethycyclopentasiloxane (D5).
 
 
 
 
 
 

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