ImerCare® Diatomite Range

For ultra-high sebum absorbency and mattifying power in cosmetics, try our 100% natural diatomaceous earth grades.
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Functional benefits for cosmetics and deodorants 

We offer a wide portfolio of 100% natural diatomaceous earth grades for cosmetics markets. Due to the micro-porous structure of diatomaceous earth, ImerCare D products offer ultra-high absorbency and mattifying power for make-up and deodorant applications.

ImerCare® 400D 

  • For an excellent matte effect in lipsticks
  • For superior sweat absorption and odor control in antiperspirants and deodorants
  • For matting hair styling agents

ImerCare® 06D 

  • For sebum and impurities absorption in anti-imperfection creams and oily skin creams
  • For matting hair styling waxes
  • For fast drying time in face masks
  • For tailoring the dry time and sensorial feel of cream-to-powder cosmetics

All our cosmetics products are natural, high quality, chemically inert and offer good skin tolerance. They are not treated with chemicals during processing. These attributes enable them to be used in cosmetic products that comply with cosmetic directive regulation (EC) n° 1223/2009.

ImerCare D grades are also Cosmos certified – certificates of origin and additional documentation are available upon request.

Key benefits

Matte effect
Sweat and odor absorption

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