BELSIL® DM 12500

$BELSIL<sup>®</sup> DM 12500

BELSIL® DM 12500 is a linear, non-reactive, unmodified polydimethylsiloxane. It is a Dimethicone with a viscosity of 12500 mm²/s.  is characterized by low surface tension and a high spreading coefficient. Due to their flexible polymer backbone, dimethicones have high permeability to gases (e.g. water vapor, oxygen), which allows respiration of the skin.

  • INCI Dimethicone

High-viscous BELSIL® DM 12500 is used in a highly varied range of cosmetic applications. Dimethicones provide a hydrophobic, protective, but breathable barrier for the skin, imparting softness and emolliency. In hair-care products, high-viscous dimethicones are among the most commonly used conditioning additives. They improve both wet and dry combability, impart a soft feel to the hair and enhance shine.


Maximum temperature allowed during storage and transportation: 50 °C

The "Best use before end" date of each batch is shown on the product label. Storage beyond the date specified on the label does not necessarily mean that the product is no longer usable. In this case however, the properties required for the intended use must be checked for quality assurance reasons

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3301 Sutton Road
Adrian, MI 49221-9397
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