Cyclomethicone - (Dry Oil Spray) INCI name: cyclomethicone. A clear silicone with absolutely no odour, unlike alcohol base body sprays. Mixes well with fragrance oils and essential oils with little to no clouding or separation. It has a silky smooth feel and is dry, not greasy. Commonly used in personal care products. Can safely be used in PET or HDPE plastic bottles. FP: 170F
Note: FO = Fragrance Oil, EO = Essential Oil
Dry Oil Spray/Perfume: Mix in FO or EO at any dilution depending on desired strength and recommended usage levels of FO or EO. Common dilution rates are 1 part FO to 6 parts cyclomethicone. Up to 1 part FO and 3 parts cyclomethicone.
After Bath/Shower Body Oil: Mix in concentrations up to 50/50 with either vegetable or botanical oil and add FO or EO to desired strength. Spray on skin after you shower while still wet then towel dry. Leaves your skin smooth and silky.
Linen/Pillow Spray & Room Spray: Mix the same way as body spray. Test on white linen to make sure the FO doesn't stain.
Hair: Use on hair as a detangler and defrizzing agent. Spray on wet hair. Spray on dry hair as a shine serum.
Lotion: add to lotions, creams, body butters, and lotion bars to give a silky feel. Add up to 1% to premade lotion base, or 5% or more to lotion made from scratch.
Bath Oils, Salts & Scrubs: Add to bath oils or scrubs for a silky, less greasy feel. Use in place of glycerine in math salts to impart a silky feel and give salts a nice sheen.
Insect Repellent Spray: Just add your favourite blend of bug repellent EO's such as lemongrass, eucalyptus, citronella, tea tree, etc. No nasty chemical smell.