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Just pop the silicone lips into your mouth and repeat vowel sounds, according to directions, for a “more youthful, vibrant” face.DIY Plastic Surgery: Can You Change Your Face Without Going Under the Knife?|Nina Strochlic|January 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Sometimes little ripples will develop in the silicone which can lead to further surgeries,” says Garber.Angelina Jolie’s Mastectomy: The Brutal Truth Behind the Operations|Lizzie Crocker|May 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Silicone Pastry Mat: Silicone is very not-sticky, which turns out to be very useful for making pastry.
Enter your silicone pastry mat, which simply cannot get things stuck to it.
Spill stopper This is a silicone lid that sits on top of your pots and prevents them from boiling over.
He used the solar furnace that had made the silicone wool to smelt it.Sand Doom|William Fitzgerald Jenkins
There is no sharp dividing line between the quartz armor and the silicone tissue.Uller Uprising|Henry Beam Piper, John D. Clark and John F. Carr
"Well, this silicone stuff the Martians used for paper is pretty durable," Hubert Penrose said.Omnilingual|H. Beam Piper
There's a silicone gum between the thin double layers, to seal possible meteor punctures.The Planet Strappers|Raymond Zinke Gallun
British Dictionary definitions for silicone
- any of a large class of polymeric synthetic materials that usually have resistance to temperature, water, and chemicals, and good insulating and lubricating properties, making them suitable for wide use as oils, water-repellents, resins, etc. Chemically they have alternate silicon and oxygen atoms with the silicon atoms bound to organic groups
- (as modifier)silicone rubber