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Dimethicone/Vinyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer

Our database includes 1433 products that contain Dimethicone/Vinyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer.

Explained

Dimethicone/Vinyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer is a silicone used to improve the texture of products and absorb oil. It does not get absorbed into the skin.

Like other silicones, Dimethicone/Vinyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer helps condition the skin by creating a barrier. In this sense, it can act as an emollient and trap moisture in.

Dimethicone/Vinyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer is a rare cosmetic ingredient, with about 3.4% of the products in our database containing it.

What it does:

Skin Conditioning

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Often have the following skin types:

Dry Sensitive

Usually have one or more of the following skin concerns:

Sensitivity • Dryness • Fine Lines • Texture

Where it's used

Dimethicone/Vinyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer is most often found as ingredient number 14 within an ingredient list.

These are the categories of products that use Dimethicone/Vinyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer the most:

CosIng Data

  • CosIng ID: 33439
  • INCI Name: DIMETHICONE/VINYL DIMETHICONE CROSSPOLYMER
  • All Functions: Skin Conditioning, Viscosity Controlling
What is CosIng?

CosIng is the European Commission database for information on cosmetic substances and ingredients.

SkinSort uses CosIng to source some of it's data on ingredient names and functions.