triethoxysilylethyl polydimethylsiloxyethyl hexyl dimethicone
- Categories: Emollients
Triethoxysilylethyl polydimethylsiloxyethyl hexyl dimethicone is a silicone polymer that has multiple functions in cosmetic products, including as a skin-softening agent and occlusive.
References for this information:
International Journal of Toxicology, May 2014, Volume 33, Supplement 2, pages 65S-115S
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