Dow Corning Cookie Policy

We use cookies to enhance your experience with Dow Corning. Learn how cookies are used on this website and view our privacy statement.

By continuing to browse this site, you agree and consent for cookies to be used.

Silicones from Dow Corning
Log In | Profile/Preferences | Customer Support | Contact Us      Global (English). Change
Products             Technical Library             Premier Services             About Dow Corning             Careers
Beauty with Impact
Latest Launches
Trends Lab
Skin Care
Hair Care
Sun Care
Color Cosmetics
Antiperspirants & Deodorants
The Dow Corning Difference
Dow Corning 3901 Liquid Satin Blend

Treat consumers to a luxurious experience

Today’s consumers not only expect multifunctional benefits from cosmetics and personal care products – they desire delightful experiences. They want to apply cosmetics and creams that deliver heightened stimulations of the senses, and they want hair care products that deliver styling benefits and are fun to use. They crave a feeling of luxury previously available only through prestige products.

Introducing Dow Corning® 3901 Liquid Satin Blend

INCI name: Dimethicone (and) Dimethicone/Vinyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer

Featuring a novel, never-before-seen texture and distinctive sensory profile, Dow Corning® 3901 Liquid Satin Blend enables formulations that not only deliver performance, but provide an exceptional sensory experience with a luxurious, satin-like feel in skin, color cosmetics and hair applications.

Benefits for Consumers
Skin ApplicationsHair Applications
  • Unique texture
  • Novel rheology
  • Perceived smoothness
  • Perceived moisturization
  • Satin-like feel
  • Surprising sensory experience
  • Unique texture
  • Satin-like sensory attributes
    • Reduced friction
    • Smoothness, slipperiness, flexibility
    • Shine
    • Enhanced dry combing
  • Stylability
    • Curl retention and definition
    • Reduced static
    • Ease of styling
    • Hair alignment
    • Reduced frizz
    • Heat protection
Use Level 2-10%Use Level 3-20%
Benefits for Formulators
  • Water-based and anhydrous system
  • Cold processing
  • Clear formulations achievable
  • Non-flammable
  • Listed in the Catalogue of Cosmetics Ingredients
    used in China

Product Information
> Dow Corning® 3901 Liquid Satin Blend for Skin Care (2.4 MB PDF)
> Dow Corning® 3901 Liquid Satin Blend for Hair Care (PDF)
> Dow Corning® 3901 Liquid Satin Blend data sheet (PDF)
Skin Care Formulations
> Fit for a Queen Eye Cream (PDF)
> Luxe Body Sheer (PDF)
> Palatine Plum Creamy Eye Shadow (PDF)
> Royal Radiance BB Liquid Foundation (PDF)
Hair Care Formulations
> String of Pearls Hair Oil (PDF)
> Styling Silk Styling Cream (PDF)
> Stretchy Satin Soufflé Leave-in Conditioner (PDF)
> Nourishing Hair Butter (PDF)
> Smoothing Potion Leave-in Conditioner (PDF)
Discover Tips for working with 3901 Liquid Satin Blend from Dow Corning
Feel the Distinction 3901 Liquid Satin Blend from Dow Corning
See the Benefits 3901 Liquid Satin Blend from Dow Corning
FIND A DISTRIBUTOR arrow bullet REQUEST A SAMPLE arrow bullet
ASK AN EXPERT arrow bullet FIND PRODUCTS arrow bullet
FIND FORMULATIONS arrow bullet  
Learn more about:
Skin Care
Hair Care

Media Center    |    REACH    |    Site Map    |    Other Dow Corning Websites         
Using this website means you understand our Privacy Statement and agree to our Terms & Conditions.
©2000 - 2018 Dow Corning Corporation. All rights reserved. Dow Corning is a registered trademark of Dow Corning Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company.
The Corning portion of the Dow Corning trademark is a trademark of Corning Incorporated, used under license. XIAMETER is a registered trademark of Dow Corning Corporation. We help you invent the future is a trademark of Dow Corning Corporation.®™Trademark of The Dow Chemical Company ("Dow") or an affiliated company of Dow.
Dow Corning complies with the California Transparency in Supply Chains Act.