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Cosmetics Ingredients

CYCLOPENTASILOXANE

Cyclopentasiloxane is a silicone compound with the formula [(CH3)2SiO]5. It is a colorless, odorless liquid that has a low viscosity. It gives a silky and slippery feel when applied to skin and hair. It is mainly used in antiperspirants, sun-block creams, hair conditioners and skin care products.

CYCLOPENTASILOXANE is classified as :
  • Emollient
  • Hair conditioning
  • Skin conditioning
  • Solvent

CAS Number 541-02-6
EINECS/ELINCS No: 208-764-9
COSING REF No: 75413
Chem/IUPAC Name: Decamethylcyclopentasiloxane
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473 Cosmetics Ingredients containing CYCLOPENTASILOXANE

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