synthetic fluorophlogopite

Synthetic fluorophlogopite is a synthetic mineral material used in cosmetics to add bulk and to thicken emulsions. It is composed of sheets of magnesium aluminum silicate plus potassium and is considered safe as used in cosmetics. It is considered non-irritating to skin.

Reference for this information:

International Journal of Toxicology, November-December 2015, pages 43S-52S

See magnesium aluminum silicate

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