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Our database includes 75 products that contain Silicon.

You should know

What it is



Silicon is an abrasive as an INCI ingredient. In tools, it is a material.

People also like: Niacinamide, Hyaluronic Acid, Ascorbic Acid

People also dislike: Alcohol, Hyaluronic Acid, Parfum

Silicon is a rare cosmetic ingredient, with about 0.2% of the products in our database containing it.

What it does:


Community Stats

12364 people from our community have liked or disliked this ingredient.

Users who dislike it 💔

Often have the following skin types:

Combination Oily

Usually have one or more of the following skin concerns:

Fungal Acne • Oiliness • Sensitivity • Dark Spots

Where it's used

Silicon is most often found as ingredient number 9 within an ingredient list.

Of the 3 products in our database that have a known concentration of Silicon, they all have a concentration of 100% specified within their ingredient lists.

These are the categories of products that use Silicon the most:

CosIng Data

  • CosIng ID: 96140
  • EC #:  231-130-8 (I)
  • All Functions: Abrasive
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.