Mineral Makeup: Better for Skin Health
June 30, 2016•9 min
Mineral makeup is kinder to your skin than traditional makeup.You want to take care of your skin, but you don't want to sacrifice your makeup routine. Mineral makeup may be a good option for you.Traditional makeup is 70-90% talc. Talc is a mineral, but it mimics the chemical composition of asbestos when ground. Traditional makeup also contains lots of fillers so there's more product than pigment. It can go bad and needs frequent replacement.Mineral makeup is made of pure pigment. The rocks used to create the pigment don't rot. It also contains titanium and zinc oxide. These ingredients are anti-inflammatory, anti-acneic and provide a natural SPF.Listen in as Tricia Campbell of Jane Iredale Cosmetics shares how mineral makeup is kinder to your skin.