Silica Dimethyl Silylate

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Silica Dimethyl Silylate

Overview

Silica dimethyl silylate is a synthetic ingredient primarily used as a formula helper. It is added in skincare products to adjust their consistency and thickness.

Science

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Becker, L. C., Bergfeld, W. F., Belsito, D. V., Hill, R. A., Klaassen, C. D., Liebler, D., ... & Andersen, F. A. (2013). Safety assessment of silylates and surface-modified siloxysilicates. International journal of toxicology, 32(3_suppl), 5S-24S.