Silicone Gelling Agents
GELAID® fluids are silicone compounds formulated specifically for use in refractive index products and silicone gels. GELAID® fluids can be formulated into clear to translucent gels for a wide variety of applications. GELAID® fluids are manufactured with strict specifications to achieve batch-to-batch consistency.
Innospec can provide starting formulas to help prepare esthetically pleasing and unique functional products.
Our range includes:
INCI Name: Cyclomethicone (and) Dimethicone (and) Phenyltrimethicone
Specifically designed gelling ingredient for formulating clear refractive index products.
INCI Name: Cyclopentasiloxane (and) Dimethicone
used as a base for hair shine products or micro-emulsion gel laminators. Hig solids shine serum. Provides quick volatility.
INCI Name: Cyclopentasiloxane (and) Dimethicone (and) Phenyltrimethicone
Specifically designed gelling ingredient for formulating refractive index products. Provides high gloss and heat protection for hair straighteners.
INCI Name: Cyclopentasiloxane (and) Dimethicone/Vinyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer (and) Hydroxyethyl Acrylate (and) Sodium Acryloyl Dimethyl Taurate Copolymer (and) Cyclohexasiloxane
Pre-emulsified gelling agent that creates luxurious creams and lotions. Specially developed for cold mix process. Multi-phasic properties permit functional oil and water based active ingredients to be incorporated.
INCI Name: Dimethicone (and) Dimethicone/Vinyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer (and) Hydroxyethyl Acrylate (and) Sodium Acryloyl Dimethyl Taurate Copolymer
Cyclic silicone free version of CPE. Same properties as CPE but with elimination of cyclopentasiloxane for formulations requirung cyclic-free raw materials.
INCI Name: Cyclohexasiloxane (and) Vinyl Dimethicone/Methicone Silsesquioxane (and) Acrylamide/Sodium Acryloyldimethyltaurate Copolymer (and) Isohexadecane (and) Polysorbate 80 (and) PEG -10 Dimethicone
Translate formulas instantly into elegant rich emulsions at low use levels (8-15%). This advanced micro-sphere based formulation aid creates a protective barrier which ensures increased hydration of the skin. No heat required.