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Disteardimonium Hectorite

What-it-does: viscosity controlling


An organic derivative of hectorite clay, Disteardimonium Hectorite is used as a viscosity controller - it thickens up formulations to make them less runny.

It’s most popular use in cosmetics is in sunscreens, under the trademarked name Bentone 38 from Elementis. According to the manufacturer info, it is a real multi-tasker, including the ability to prevent pigments settling during storage, stabilizing a formula for longercreating a light and smooth skin feel and enhancing the water-resistance of sunscreen formulas

Products with Disteardimonium Hectorite

Depixym Cosmetic Emulsion #0000 Clear Matte Dermage Photoage Mineral Fluido FPS 50 UVA 17 Dermage Photoage Mineral Fluido Sem Cor Fps 50 Elevatione Age Defying Facial Oil Elizabeth Arden Advanced Eye-Fix Primer Missha Magic Cushion Moist Up Rimmel London Wonder’Last Brow Tint For Days The beauty crop Vitamin Babe Brightening Primer The beauty crop Vitamin Babe Dual-phase Mist 3INA The 24H Cream Eyeshadow 532 Aveeno Skin Relief Shower Cleansing Oil Catrice Matt Pro Ink Non-transfer Liquid Lipstick Clinique Quickliner Depixym Cosmetic Emulsion #0854 Ruby Dose Of Colors Matte Liquid Lipstick Dry Idea Unscented Antiperspirant Roll On Essence Lift & Curl Volumizing Mascara Waterproof IDUN Minerals Face Primer Iris KVD Vegan Beauty Everlasting liquid lipstick L'Oreal Unbelievabrow Brow Gel Make Up Forever Step 1 Eye & Lip Primer Max Factor 2000 Calorie Waterproof Maybelline Hypercurl Waterproof Mascara Black Maybelline New York Sensational Liquid Matte Lipstick Maybelline New York Full 'n Soft® Waterproof Mascara Morphe Eyelid Primer (Black) SeneGence Lipsense Glossy Gloss Smith & Cult Setting Spray XX Revolution Soft Focus Cloud Blush + Lip Tint e.l.f. Big Mood Volume and Lifting Mascara 3INA The 24H Cream Eyeshadow 503 3INA The 24H Cream Eyeshadow 575 Bell HYPOAllergenic Amazing Lash Waterproof Mascara Bell HYPOAllergenic Bee Free Performance Mascara Bell HYPOAllergenic Fresh Mat Liquid Lipstick Bourjois Twist Extrême Fiber Mascara COVERGIRL® Covergirl Outlast All-Day Lip Color With Topcoat Catrice Curl Perfector Mascara Waterproof Clio Kill Kill Lash Superproof Mascara Clio Makeup Creamy Love Honey Nude CoverGirl Clump Crusher Mascara Black CoverGirl Lash Blast Clean CoverGirl Lash Blast Clean Volume Mascara CoverGirl Lash Blast Volume Mascara Essence Lash Goals Mascara Long & Curl Waterproof Essence My Skin Perfector Tinted Primer Essence Shine Shine Shine Lipgloss FLOWER Beauty Perfect Pout Soft Matte Lip Color Fancy Handy Lip Balm Stick Volcanic Extract Fenty Beauty Pro Filt'r Instant Retouch Concealer