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INCI name: Dimethicone.
Function: Anti-foaming, emollient, skin care agent, skin protection agent.
Origin: Synthetic.
Concentration allowed by European regulations : Not regulated.
Where to find it / them? : Foundations, hand creams, after-sun milks, shampoos, deodorants, body milks/creams, lipsticks, face serums, eye pencils, concealers, highlighters, blushes, conditioners, deodorants, antiperspirants, hand creams, foundation, loose and compact powders, lip glosses, mascaras, baby lotions, make-up removers, sunscreens, facial cleansers.
Risks to health: /
Risks to the environment : Poorly biodegradable.
More information : Comedogenic potential: 1. Also used as a food additive (E900).