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Simethicone

Our database includes 262 products that contain Simethicone.

Explained

Simethicone is a silicone. It is an emollient and used to reduce foaming in a product. It is also often used to coat sunscreen ingredients for better spreadability.

This ingredient is created by mixing dimethylpolysiloxane and hydrated silica.

You should know

Community Rating
Unknown
Comedogenic Rating
1
Irritancy Rating
0

What it does

Emollient Having the quality of softening or soothing the skin.
Skin Conditioning To hydrate and soften skin

Alternative names

Simeticone

Prevalence

Less common Percentage of products that contain it
0.5%
Top categories
Sunscreens
Makeup
Lip Care
Position Predominant list placement
Bottom 50%

References

CosIng Data

CosIng ID 78955
INCI Name SIMETHICONE
INN Name simethicone
All Functions Antifoaming, Emollient, Hair Conditioning, Skin Conditioning