Description: Mixture of low and high molecular weight linear silicones. Linear silicones are large polymers (polydimethylsiloxanes) and usually are viscous and more oil-like. Provides great slip and luxurious skin feels for creams & lotions. Clear liquid, bland odor. CAS: 9006-65-9 INCI Name: Dimethicone Properties: Has a different feel than ordinary dimethicones. Provides more cushion, greater slip, with a satiny after-feel. Takes out tackiness of products and is greatly moisturizing. Use: Typical use level 1-5%. Add to oil phase of formulas but do not heat over 50°C/125°F. Can also be mixed into emulsions after the temperature dropped to 50°C/125°F. For external use only.. Applications: Creams, lotions, hair care products, shower gels, sun care, makeup, massage treatments.