Siltech has long been recognized as being at the forefront of creating innovative silicones for the personal care industry. Siltech's range of patented and proprietary technologies extends from silicone polyethers to silicone quats and other organo-modified siloxanes. These specialized products enhance various formulas by providing improved softness, shine, conditioning, detangling and emollience. Siltech's silicones are also used as emulsifiers for both oil-in-water and water-in-oil creams and in sun care products to improve stability and efficacy while also enhancing the product's aesthetic delivery.
By working closely with our customers, Siltech has also created many products that are unique and exclusively used by those customers. Please contact us so that together we may develop such products for your specific needs.
For 2015, Siltech’s newest offering is a series of unique elastomers. Silmer® G-162, Silmer G-162A, Silmer G-162F, and Silmer G-162Q elastomers allow you to control the final product’s feel by choosing the elastomer. The final feel properties range from dry with the Silmer G-162 to waxy, dry with the Silmer G-162A to slick and dry with Silmer G-162F and Silmer G-162Q elastomers.
Also newly available are Silquat® J2-XB series multifunctional emulsifiers which give stable emulsions and provide conditioning to hair or skin as well as pigment or sunscreen dispersion. These are available from HLB 5 to HLB 11.