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That Unique French Touch

"That Unique French Touch" Powder

Mica-based formulation

mica based compressed powder

Consumer benefits

Luminous effect, transparency, good cohesion

Applications

Make-up – pressed powders

Description

This mineral pressed powder containing ImerCare® 6M, a unique, natural and white French mica, demonstrates excellent cohesiveness while maintaining good sensorial properties and pick-up. Thanks to its transparency, this powder is suitable for all skin tones.

Supplier

Imerys

Phase INCI Name Ingredient Function %
A Mica ImerCare® 6M (Imerys) Cohesion agent 82.8
Zinc Stearate Zinc Stearate TM-VEG (Univar) Compacting agent 2.0
Sodium Dehydroacetate Sodium Dehydroacetate (Maprecos) Preservative 0.2
B Isostearyl Isostearate CRODAMOL ISIS-LG-(MV) (Croda) Binder 7.0
C Octyldodecanol & Octyldodecyl
Xyloside
Fluidanov 20X (Seppic) Binder 8.0

 

mica
  • Weigh phase A ingredients one by one and mix them with a spatula until homogenous.
  • Take a 30g fraction of the mixture and mix it with a blender 3 x 5 sec.
  • Repeat until the mix is fully blended.
  • Add binders drop by drop and mix 3 x 5s with the blender.
  • Weigh 9g of the blend in a suitable container.
  • Press the powder for a few seconds at 20 bars

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