Know Your Ingredients: Simethicone

by Gio


What it is
Simethicone, a mixture of dimethylpolysiloxane and hydrated silica, is a grey and viscous liquid.

What it does
Simethicone is an anti-foaming agent: it reduces the tendency of products to foam when they are shaken.

Side effects
Simethicone is generally considered to be safe.


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Me December 16, 2011 - 2:20 pm

I hope you keep up the “know you ingredients” thing, because of you’re the only blogger i’ve seen doing this, Though it’s so important to know what’s in the products we put on our skin every day.. Im definitely going to follow! 🙂

beautifulwithbrains December 16, 2011 - 3:12 pm

Me, thanks for following me and I’ll surely continue this series. 🙂 There are lots of ingredients I still need to talk about and I agree with you that it’s really important to know what we put on our skin. I’m glad you enjoy these posts and be sure to check back tomorrow for the next installment. 🙂


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