dimethicone


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dimethicone

 [di-meth´ĭ-kōn]
a silicone oil used as a skin protectant; available as an ointment, spray, and cream. See also simethicone.

di·meth·i·cone

(dī-meth'i-kōn),
A silicone oil consisting of dimethylsiloxane polymers, usually incorporated into a petrolatum base or a nongreasy preparation and used for the protection of normal skin against various, chiefly industrial, skin irritants; may also be used to prevent diaper dermatitis.

dimethicone

/di·meth·i·cone/ (di-meth´ĭ-kōn) a silicone oil used as a skin protective. See also simethicone.

di·meth·i·cone

(dī-meth'i-kōn)
A silicone oil consisting of dimethylsiloxane polymers, usually incorporated into a petrolatum base or a nongreasy preparation and used for the protection of normal skin against various, chiefly industrial, skin irritants; may also be used to prevent diaper dermatitis.

dimethicone

Dimeticone, simethicone, a drug that reduces surface tension on gas bubbles in the intestine so that they can coalesce and the gas can be more readily expelled. The drug is widely used in preparations for babies for the relief of colic.

dimethicone

a silicone oil used as a skin protective and as an antifoaming agent in the treatment of frothy bloat in ruminants.

activated dimethicone
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If you have fine hair, stay away from products that contain heavy oils and look for something with dimethicone.
Also supplied as 100 percent active, Tego Flow 354 is a cetyl dimethicone copolyol that promotes clean print quality in ink jet inks by improving flow and stabilizing the ink.
NPP contracted an independent hair testing firm to evaluate DRO's dry combing, repeated grooming (strengthening), and technical shine properties relative to other emollients: clear jojoba oil, olive oil, 1000 cps dimethicone, 350 cps dimethicone, diphenylsiloxy phenyl trimethicone, 12,500 cps dimethicone, and 60,000 cps dimethicone.
Dimethicone, dimethicone/vinyl dimethicone crosspolymer 2.
Combination of Zinc Oxide and Dimethicone seals out wetness to sooth and protect sensitive skin
Beauty Ingredients: JEESPERSE CPW-2 (polyethylene, sodium polyacrylate); JEESPERSE CPW-EW1LP (stearic acid, ceteareth-20, cetyl steryl alcohol); JEESPERSE CPW-BC (cocoa butter PPP, yellow beeswax, sodium polyacrylate); JEESPERSE CPW-S (sunflower wax, sodium polyacrylate); JEESPERSE CPW-GCS (sodium polyacrylate, glyceryl stearate, stearic acid, glycol stearate, PEG-100 stearate, cetearyl alcohol ); JEELUX DMIPIS (isopropyl isostearate, dimethicone, bis-vinyl dimethicone/dimethicone copolymer); JEESILC C (isododecane, L-ascorbic acid, dimethicone crosspolymer-3); JEES1LC PSDMBF (dimethicone, bis-vinyl dimethicone/dimethicone copolymer); JEESILC PS-VHBF (isododecane, bis-vinyl dimethicone/dimethicone copolymer); JEENATE 3H (polyethylene)
Lastly, Lansinoh Diaper Rash Ointment contains dimethicone, an emollient that allows for superior spreadability, while softening and soothing baby's delicate skin.
Beside classical cyclomethicone and dimethicone, Bluestar Silicones is taking advantage of its vertical integration and its expertise gained by more than 50 years in silicones technology, to develop and promote its speciality range (high molecular weight gums in volatile silicones, amodimethicones and their emulsions, silicone polyethers, performance systems.
Moisturizers for oily skin usually are very light and primarily use dimethicone as their active ingredient.
Other products available in the line include antifungal powder and cream to help relieve itching, burning, and irritation; Nutrashield to help protect against moisture loss; Calmocare Skin Paste for relief of itching and discomfort associated with macerated skin conditions; and Dimethicone Moisture Barrier, a long-lasting moisturizer and skin barrier.
Silsoft* E-Pearl emulsion is a milky white, non-ionic, patent pending product made of Polymethylsilsesquioxane, Dimethicone and Cetearyl Methicone.