Magnesium Hydroxide Powder
INCI Name: Magnesium hydroxide
- Has effective oil-absorbent properties binding the oil on skin and from inside the pore lining
- Widely used as filler and texturizer
- Can be used to neutralize acids (pH < 7.0) but reacts only slowly. Cannot increase the pH further in products with a pH > 7.0.
Use: Typical use level is 0.2-1.5% when used as pH adjuster. When used as absorbent, filler or texturizer, it can be used at up to 30%. For external use only.
Applications: All kinds of skin care products like creams, lotions, deodorants, makeup products, shaving creams.