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MIRASIL™ STEARYL DM

MIRASIL™ STEARYL DM

MIRASIL™ STEARYL DM silicone wax is a soft wax that melts when in contact with skin; thus, creating an extra smooth and silky barrier. The protective barrier of this product shows water repellency and release property, which are desirable attributes for sunscreens and long wear color cosmetics. In addition, MIRASIL™ STEARYL DM silicone wax contributes a good payout anhydrous formulations. This product is an alkyl-modified silicone that provides hybrid characteristics of a lipid-like ingredient and polydimethylsiloxane reflecting the polymer structure. MIRASIL™ STEARYL DM silicone wax is easy to use in cosmetic formulations due to the broad compatibility profile with frequently used ingredients: plant derived oils, silicones and non-silicone emollients.
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Identification & Functionality

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Features & Benefits

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Key Benefits
  • Smooth and silky skin feel
  • Non-tacky emollient
  • Increased protection barrier
  • Semi-gloss payout for sticks
  • Broad compatibility with cosmetic ingredients
  • Good pigment dispersant

Applications & Uses

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Applications
  • Concealers
  • Foundations
  • Cream eyeshadows
  • Cream blushes
  • BB Creams
  • Lipsticks and glosses
  • Face and body moisturizers
  • Anti-aging products
  •  Sun-care products
  • Hair leave-on conditioning treatments
  •  Hair pomades

Properties

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Physical Form
Color
White to Light yellow
Appearance
White to light yellow wax
Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Melting Point30 - 32°C-
Cyclotetrasiloxane Contentmax. 0.1%-
Non-volatile Contentmin. 99%-
Viscosity (at 40°C)100 - 350mPa.s-
Solubility of MIRASIL™ STEARYL DM with Various Cosmetic Ingredients
Type of Material 1:9* 5:5 9:1
Water I I I
Hydrocarbons 1:9* 5:5 9:1
Isododecane S S S
Hydrogenated Polyisobutene S S S
Mineral Oil S S S
Alcohols & Glycols 1:9* 5:5 9:1
Ethanol I I I
Glycerin I I I
Dipropylene Glycol I I I
Propylene Glycol I I I
Fatty Alcholos 1:9* 5:5 9:1
Octyldodecanol S S S
Cetyl Alcohol S S S
Stearyl Alcohol S S S
Oils 1:9* 5:5 9:1
Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil S S S
Helianthus Annus (Sunflower) Seed Oil S S S
Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil S S S
Ricinus Communis (Castor) Seed Oil  I I I
Simmondsia Chinesis (Jojoba) Seed Oil S S S
Triticum Vulgare (Wheat) Germ Oil S S S
Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil S S S
Lanolin Oil S S S
Waxes 1:9* 5:5 9:1
Beeswax S S S
Copernicia Cerifera (Carnauba) Wax I I I
Euphorbia Cerifera (Candelilla) Cera I I S
Hydrogenated Microcrystalline Wax S S S
Esters 1:9* 5:5 9:1
C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate S S S
Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride S S S
Isopropyl Myristate S S S
Isopropyl Palmitate S S S
Sunscreens 1:9* 5:5 9:1
Benzophenone-3 I I I
Buthyl Methoxydibenzoylmethane I I I
Ethylhexyl Methoxycinnamate S S S
Ethylhexyl Salicylate S S S
Octocrylene I I I
Homosalate S S S
Silicones 1:9* 5:5 9:1
CM5 (Cyclopentasiloxane) S S S
BALANCE (CETYL PEG/PPG-10/1 Dimethicone) S S S
CAPRYLYL TSO (Caprylyl Methicone) S S S
CETYL DM (Cetyl Dimethicone) S S S
PTM (Phenyl Trimethicone) S S S

* = 10% of MIRASIL STEARYL DM and 90% of tested material
S = Soluble I = Completely or partially insoluble

Packaging & Availability

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Packaging Information

MIRASIL STEARYL DM is available in:

  • Drum of 20 KG (44.1 LB)

Storage & Handling

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Shelf Life
18 months
Storage & Shelf Life

When stored in its original packaging:
MIRASIL™ STEARYL DM may be stored at temperatures between 2°C / 36°F and 40°C / 104°F for up to 18 months from its date of manufacturing.

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MIRASIL™ STEARYL DM Technical Data Sheet
Technical Data Sheet
MIRASIL™ STEARYL DM
Technical Data Sheet
Products: MIRASIL™ STEARYL DM

Most Viewed Formulations

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Formulation Name
End Uses
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Natural Wear Mousse Foundation with PURESIL™ BSG-5040 and PURESIL™ TMS IDD 50
Foundation
Color Cosmetics
End Uses: Foundation
Matte Liquid Lipstick with PURESIL™ BSG-5040 and PURESIL™ TMS IDD 50
Lipstick
Color Cosmetics
End Uses: Lipstick
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