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Microsilk 422: New Composite Technology



Microsilk 422 is one of the new 2020 launches from our partner, Micro Powders. Microsilk 422 is based on their unique composite particle technology and is designed to be a functional alternative to PTFE (polytetrafluoroethylene).

Below you will find a sensory analysis and attribute overview for Microsilk 422. If you’d like to set up a call to learn more or need a sample, please do get in touch.


  • Ultrafine powder composite based on biodegradable synthetic wax functionalised with boron nitride and zinc oxide.
  • Improved aesthetics compared to PTFE at a lower cost.
  • Lower cost alternative to boron nitride.
  • Unique composite offers an excellent payoff, enhanced coverage, dry binding and overall aesthetics similar to PTFE.
  • Suitable for all applications where PTFE is used including skincare, colour cosmetics, hair and sun care.
  • Worldwide Approval.