SeraSense® SF CM56

INCI: Cyclopentasiloxane (and) Cyclohexasiloxane
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Product Features

  • Volatile blend of low viscosity cyclomethicone fluids
  • Soluble in alcohols and many other solvents
  • Non-greasy with easy rub-out
  • Soft and silky skin feel
  • Excellent spread quality
  • Non-VOC cosmetic solvent
  • Non-flammable
  • Non-skin cooling vaporisation

Typical Properties

  • Specific gravity (25°C): 0.957g/cm3
  • Viscosity (25°C): 5.0cS
  • Flash point: 77°C Open cup


  • Air care evaporative applications (diffusers etc.)
  • Hair care
  • Colour cosmetics
  • Skin care
  • Sun care



SeraSense SF CM56 is a blend of cyclic, volatile, low viscosity silicone oils with a wide range of functions in the personal care sector as some of the most important cosmetic solvents in use today. The ratio of this product is 65:35 cyclopentasiloxane to cyclohexasiloxane and is designed to create a varied evaporation profile than the standard SeraSense SF CM5 product which leads to a unique elegant feel.

Recommended usage level is 1.0 – 50% however depends heavily on application.

Previously known as SF0015Z