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Natural ingredients provide mattifying effect

A shiny face is linked to a high level of sebum secretion or to the production of sweat resulting from physical exertion or heat and humidity.

Shiny skin is generally considered to be unattractive. To solve this problem, mattifying agents are used in skin care and makeup compositions.

Most efficient mattifying agents are synthetic, such as nylon powders, polyethylene powders and polymethyl methacrylate. These synthetic ingredients are increasingly in the line of fire due to the current market trend for zero-plastic and eco-friendly ingredients. Certain mattifying powders, such as talc and kaolin, are natural. However, they are not as efficient as their synthetic counterparts and their mattifying effect tends to diminish over time. 

For this study, a new mineral grade with unique characteristics from the phyllosilicate family was engineered to obtain a 100% natural, mineral mattifying agent that can effectively replace synthetic mattifying agents. 

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SCSS Suppliers Day - SINGAPORE

SINGAPORE MARRIOTT TANG PLAZA HOTEL
Thursday 25th & Friday 26th August 2022

32nd IFSCC Congress

Park Plaza Hotel, Westminster
19-22 September 2022

in-cosmetics Latin America 2022

Expo Center Norte, Sao Paulo
21 - 22 September

Cosmetorium 2022

Palau de Congressos de Barcelona
28 - 29 September

SEPAWA 2022

Estrel Congress Center, Berlin
26 - 28 October

in-cosmetics Asia 2022

BITEC Bangkok, Thailand
1 - 3 November 2022

Access the latest issue of Personal Care Global on your mobile device together with an archive of back issues.

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