What-it-does: abrasive/scrub, absorbent/mattifier
Talc is the major component of most powder makeup products (think face powder, eyeshadows, and blushers) that usually contain it up to 70%. Its two winning properties that make it very suitable for this role is its outstanding spreadability for a smooth application and its low covering power, aka translucency to avoid clown-like effects.
Chemically speaking, it is a clay mineral (hydrated magnesium silicate) that is mined in several countries. The drawback of mined minerals is potential impurities and the version used in cosmetics has to be white (not gray like cheaper grades), free from asbestos, sterilized and have thin plates for a maximum slip.
Products with Talc
#be routine Enzym Peeling 3CE Blur Sebum Powder White 3CE Mood Recipe Face Blush 3CE Multi Eye Color Palette # Dry Bouquet A'pieu Juicy-pang Meringue Blush AOA Perfect Pressed Powder AOA Studio Perfect Powder Blush - Frenzy Aido Cream Powder Airspun Coty Airspun Loose Face Powder Almay Loose Finishing Setting Powder Alterra Carrot Cake Blush Alterra Hello Magnolia Bloomy Blush Anastasia Beverly Hills Blush Trio Anastasia Beverly Hills Brow Powder Duo Anastasia Beverly Hills Loose Setting Powder Anastasia Beverly Hills Loose Setting Powder In Vanilla Anastasia Beverly Hills Powder Bronzer Annemarie Börlind Compact Powder Annemarie Börlind Eyeshadow Mono Annemarie Börlind Powder Blush Annemarie Börlind Powder Blush Antonym Baked Foundation ArtDeco Eye Brightening Powder ArtDeco Fixing Powder ArtDeco High Definition Compact Powder Refill ArtDeco Natural Finish Compact Foundation ArtDeco Natural Skin Bronzer ArtDeco Silky Powder Blush ArtDeco Sun Protection Powder Foundation SPF 50 Artistry Exact Fit Pressed Powder Astra Natural Skin Powder Compact Powder Australis Fresh & Flawless Pressed Powder Avene Couvrance Mosaik-pouder Lumière BK acne Loose Powder BLP Face Powder Babi Mild Double Milk Protein Plus Baby Powder Barry M Chisel Cheeks Contour Kit Basic beauty Trust Fund Jelly Highlighter Batiste Root Concealer Beaute basics Lavish Foiled Eyeshadow Beauty Pie Super Translucent Loose Setting Powder Beauty Pie Velvetizer Mattifying Powder Beauty Pie Velvetizer Mattifying Powder Beauty bakerie Flour Setting Powder BeautyAct Skin Hero Blur Powder Translucent Becca Shimmering Skin Perfector Pressed Highlighter Becca Cosmetics Luminous Blush Bell Daisy Blur Powder Bell Daisy Highlighter Bell HYPOAllergenic Blush & Glow