Hemisqualane is the preferred sustainable and naturally-derived alternative to cyclomethicone by top global brands. As a sustainable ingredient in virtually unlimited supply, it forms the strategic backbone for applications in skincare, haircare, suncare, makeup removal, and color cosmetics.
Benefits and Features
Drive customer experience with play time and sensory. Effectively formulate with Hemisqualane as a strategic alternative to fluid silicones and cyclomethicone.
Reduces greasiness of select actives
Dry skin feel
Sensorial Comparable to Isohexadecane and Cyclomethicone
Equivalent performance for IHD
Equivalent performance for D5
Makeup remover abilities comparable with Isohexadecane
Hemisqualane is a gentle and effective cleanser for use across applications, especially make up removal.
HEMISQUALANE HAIR CARE
Easy Combing, Anti-frizz, and Manageability
Evaluations on tresses and in salon have demonstrated similar performances with several fluid silicones. Hemisqualane is ideal for conditioners, treatments and styling products, opening up new possibilities for performance using a silicone replacement for hair care. Hemisqualane provides same reduction in combing energy as Amodimethicone: