Ingredient Spotlight: CyclopentasiloxaneMonday, December 29, 2008
What is Cyclopentasiloxane ?
Cyclopentasiloxane is a silicone fluid commonly used in hair conditioners.
What does it do for the hair?
It is known to make the hair easier to brush. This ingredient lubricates and provides the hair with a wet slippery feel preventing breakage. Cyclopentasiloxane is also an emollient, meaning it helps to soften the hair. It is water-thin and can easily evaporate.
Which products contain this Ingredient?
1. Herbal Essences Replenishing Conditioner
2. Biotera Mositurizing Reconstructor
3. Neutrogena Triple Moisture Silk Touch Leave-in Creme