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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