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DOWSIL™ EL-7040 Hydro Elastomer Blend

Technical Datasheet | Supplied by Dow
Caprylyl Methicone (and) PEG-1Dimethicone/ PPG-20 Crosspolymer. DOWSIL™ EL-7040 Hydro Elastomer Blend by Dow is a rheology modifier in water based and anhydrous systems. It provides thickening benefits, sensory (light-feel) & texture enhancement. It can maintain the texture at high water or glycerin levels. It enhances spreadability, fragrance retention, matte appearance and moisturization. It is a delivery aid for lipophilic actives, including sunscreens and for water soluble actives, including vitamin C, aloe vera, caffeine, and sensicalmine. It is a clear to translucent crosslinked silicone-organic elastomer gel delivered in a silicone carrier fluid to impart smooth, powdery, non-greasy & refreshing skin feel. It is cold-processable and compatible with a wide range of organic ingredients. Enables to create clear systems with organic components and enhances aesthetics of anhydrous formulations. It can incorporate up to 75% of water and up to 40% glycerin. DOWSIL™ EL-7040 Hydro Elastomer Blend is used in a wide range of personal care products such as skin care, color cosmetics and sun care products. This product has a usable life of 24 months from the date of production.
  • Silicones > Silicone Elastomers
  • Solvents & Carriers > Silicones
  • Thickeners & Stabilizers > Synthetic Polymers / Synthetic Blends > Silicone Elastomers & Blends
  • fresh feeling/cooling effect
  • light feeling
  • mattifying
  • moisturizing
  • smoothness
  • non-greasy
  • powdery after-feel
  • spreading
  • sensory enhancement
Chemical Composition
Mixture of high molecular weight polyglycol-modified silicone elastomer in caprylyl methicone
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