cosmetics that are easy to apply and comfortable all day to keep your face
Dow Corning's unique patented blend of MQ (trimethylsiloxysilicate) and T
Propyl (polypropylsilsesquioxane) resins have the power to create color
cosmetic, skin care and sun care formulations that will supply the performance
you are looking for.
With its optimized blend of MQ and T Propyl resins Dow Corning®
MQ-1640 Flake Resin allows the formulation of flexible, durable films that are
comfortable on skin and provide resistance to transfer that is vital to protect
wash-off and rub-off- the result, long-lasting, long-wearing, smudge-proof
cosmetic products. When tested in natural movement of skin simulations
foundations containing our product stayed smooth and unharmed after stretching
Dow Corning® MQ-1640 Flake Resin is 100 percent active and solvent
free so formulators have flexibility to select their own carrier.
Our product may also benefit you with its ability to potentially improve SPF
due to good compatibility with sunscreen actives and improved wash-off