Ingredient: Talc (Talcum)

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What is Talc?

It is a naturally occurring mineral, mined from the earth – magnesium silicate (Mg3Si4O10(OH)2).

In cosmetics?

Talc is widely used in cosmetics as it has many functions such as an absorbent, anticaking agent, bulking agent, opacifying agent etc. It can be found in blush, eye shadows, foundations, face powder and most commonly baby powder.

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Ingredient: Honey

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Honey? What do we know about it?

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Honey is a natural product produced by bees. It is primarily consists of fructose (32.56 – 38.2%) and glucose (28.54 – 31.3%) which produces the sweetness [1]. The rest is made of to about 200 substances including amino acids, vitamins, minerals and enzymes.

Honey has been traditionally used by ancient Egyptains, Assyrians, Chinese, Greeks and Romans for wounds and treatment of diseases of the gut [1].

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