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.
Specialty silicones for Personal Care
The Personal Care division of Alfa Chemicals offers high quality speciality ingredients to the UK Personal Care market. From an established portfolio of Partners, we supply functional ingredients such as emulsifiers and texturising agents, as well as highly substantiated actives.
Used as base for hair shine products or microemulsion gel laminators. High solids shine serum. Provides quick volatility.
- Cyclopentasiloxane & Dimethicone
Pre-emulsified gelling agent that creates luxurious creams and lotions. Specifically developed for cold mix process. Multi-phasic properties permit functional oil and water based active ingredients to be incorporated.
- Cyclopentasiloxane & Dimethicone/ Vinyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer & Hydroxyethyl Acrylate / Sodium Acryloyl Dimethyl Taurate Copolymer
Cyclic-free version of Gelaid® CPE. Same properties with elimination of cyclopentasiloxane for formulas requiring cyclic-free raw materials.
- Dimethicone & Dimethicone/Vinyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer & Hydroxyethyl Acrylate / Sodium Acryloyl Dimethyl Taurate Copolymer
Specifically designed gelling ingredient for formulating clear refractive index products. Provides high gloss and heat protection for non-chemical hair straighteners.
- Cyclopentasiloxane & Dimethicone & Phenyl Trimethicone
Cyclic-free formulated product specifically designed for making clear refractive index gel products. It provides high gloss and protection to the hair from thermal treatments such as blow drying.
- Dimethicone & Phenyl Trimethicone