Color cosmetics can be transformative — for beauty care companies and
consumers alike. With an expanding market and an ever-growing demand for more
innovative, more technologically advanced products, Dow Corning specialty
silicones offer customers the opportunity to take color to a whole new
For those that want to stand out in the crowd, we offer formulations for
facial, lip and eye make-up applications that increase color intensity, offer
greater flexibility, and help make color fun to wear and easy to apply.
|Dow Corning® PH-1560 Glossy Fluid
high-phenyl-content silicone fluid with high reflective index and high
viscosity that provides long-lasting shine in lip applications. Delivers
benefits of high shine, long-wear and a pleasant sensory profile.
|Dow Corning® MQ-1640 Flake Resin
blend that increases the performance, flexibility and durability of color
cosmetics, skin and sun care formulations.
|Dow Corning® FZ-3196 Fluid
high-quality volatile alkyl methyl siloxane fluid is a unique solution for
formulators of skin care, sun care, color cosmetics and hair care products. It
offers moderate volatility, affordable cost-in-use, and excellent compatibility
with a wide range of ingredients.
|Dow Corning® 556 Fluid
emulsified fluid that is compatible with many organic cosmetic and hair care
ingredients. Add this versatile ingredient to your formulations and enjoy
valuable benefits like improved spreading, reduced tackiness, higher SPF and
wash-off in sunscreens and enhanced shine for hair care products.
|Silicone Acrylates from Dow Corning
formers compatible with organic sunscreens, pigments and cosmetic ingredients.
Provide benefits to color cosmetics including long-lasting, non-transfer
properties to lipsticks, comfort to wear and durability to foundations and
sebum resistance and reduction.
|Dow Corning® 680 ID Fluid
|A soft and
flexible film former that is water and sebum repellent and compatible with a
wide range of cosmetic ingredients.
|Dow Corning® MQ-1600 Solid Resin
|Easy to use
flake-delivery film former that provides multiple benefits in color cosmetic
applications including excellent transfer and wash off resistance, non tacky
feel when dry, sebum resistance and SPF enhancement potential.
|Dow Corning® ES-5300 Formulation Aid
emulsifier that helps create highly stable water-in-oil emulsions, with broad
oil-phase flexibility, across a wide range of viscosity levels. Delivers
benefits to cosmetic applications including excellent sensory performance, fine
particle dispersion, low odor and low tackiness before and after
|Dow Corning® SW-8005 C30 Resin Wax
|A resin wax
that delivers the benefits of unique rheology and texture modification in
emulsions and anhydrous gels as well as improved coverage and color uniformity
and intensity in color cosmetic applications.