Waxes and Powders
Enhancing the function, feel and aesthetics of products across multiple industries
Silicones provide a wide range of unique properties that enhance the sensory benefits of consumer products. When used as additives in formulations, silicone waxes, powders, and gums enable increased stability, improved aesthetics, enhanced durability and ease of use. Silicones offer a variety of benefits to consumer products by improving function and providing unique aesthetics across multiple market segments in the personal and beauty care and automotive sectors.
- Personal care – enable smooth skin care formulations with improved moisturization and substantivity, with enhanced gloss, emolliency and soft/silky aesthetics
- Automotive – provide excellent gloss, water repellency and ease of application
- Personal care – provide unique textures and increased absorption in color cosmetics and antiperspirant/deodorant applications as well as optical benefits such as reduced-shine, mattifying effect and soft focus benefits on the skin
- Beauty care – provide enhanced aesthetics and adhesion in skin care formulations and anti-frizz benefits and shine enhancement in hair care products