Equal DC 9040 silicone elastomer blend for cosmetics ingredients

JF-9040 ( equal DC 9040 ) is a mixture of high molecular weight silicone elastomer in cyclopentasiloxane.

During use the product in fat is not completely dissolved, but exists in a stable dispersion form.The product can be given the skin smooth, soft, velvety feel, while providing other effective ingredients in cosmetic formulations in an unusual way.
Technical index

DC 9040 silicone elastomer blend


Compatible with a variety of lipophilic active ingredients such as fragrances, sunscreens, vitamins, and vitamin derivatives
Clear to slightly translucent crosslinked silicone elastomer gel equal DC 9040
Easy to formulate
Acts as a thickening agent for water-in-oil and water-in-silicone formulations and silicone fluids
Slight sebum absorption
Provides dry smoothness and a light silky skin feel non-greasy
Enhances the aesthetics of volatile silicones


Reduces tackiness of formulations
Quick absorption
Cold processing
The stability of vitamin derivatives such as Vitamin A Palmitate is improved when pre-mixed with BT-9060 Silicone Elastomer Blend prior to incorporation into a finished formulation


Dow Corning 9040 Silicone Elastomer Blend / DC 9040 is a mixture of high molecular weight silicone elastomer in cyclopentasiloxane.
This product has the thickening effect and reduce the sticky feeling, also have very fine silk skin feeling, can give skin smooth Pink is tender, soft comfortable feel

Noted:The parameters listed in table only describes the general properties of the product, for your reference
Appearance (vision)- – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – -Transparent gel
viscosity(25℃,cp)- – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – -400000~1000000
non-volatile matter content(%) – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – -14~16
Specific gravity- – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – 0.96


Hair care
Many other potential formulations
Skincare cream products: 5~10%
Colour makeup products: 10~30%
Cover wrinkles product effect: 30~80%
Disperse the oil-phase into BT-9060 Silicone Elastomer Blend using simple mixing.
There is no need for post-shearing.
BT-9060 Silicone Elastomer Blend provides cyclopentasiloxane which has already been thickened and can provide a novel form of delivery for other formulation components. Thickening of formulations can be achieved using a cold process.


The product is packed in 20kgs barrel.
Special packaging separately determine according to user requirements.


When stored at or below60°C (140°F) in the original unopened containers,this product has a usable life of 24 months from the date of production.


This product is non-dangerous goods,you should pay attention to moisture and prevent acidity and other impurities from mixing with the product during transportation and storage..
(This product is neither tested nor represented as suitable for medical or pharmaceutical uses.)

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JF-9078 Dimethicone & Cyclopentasiloxane & Dimethicone Crosspolymer Crystal clear to slightly translucent gel 300,000~500,000 cps 16 In oil phase or silicone phase
JF-9055 Cyclopentasiloxane & Dimethicone Crosspolymer Highly transparent gel 200,000~500,000 cps 13  

In oil phase system

JF-9050 CaprylylMethicone&Cyclopentasiloxane & Dimethicone Crosspolymer Highly transparent gel 100,000~300,000 cps 17
JF-9188 C13-16 Isoparaffin & Cyclopentasiloxane & Dimethicone Crosspolymer Transparent 1,500,000 ~2,500,000 cps 15 In oil phase or silicone phase
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