As an all-natural makeup, these mineral-containing makeup’s are being touted as something that can actually help your skin. There are many cosmetic companies marketing mineral makeup’s by different names, but all versions of mineral makeup have a common ingredient. They all contain “natural” minerals.
After years of makeup use, your skin looses much of its natural elasticity. If you use makeup, a good choice is mineral makeup.
The benefits of mineral makeup cosmetics are advertised to be:
Better for sensitive skin
4. Mineral powders are inorganic and contain no moisture. That means no preservatives against your skin, when you use mineral makeup. More and more people are switching to mineral makeup which is why many top cosmetic companies are developing entire lines of mineral makeup. Organic and natural cosmetics are made from mineral pigments and organic plant extracts, which provide natural sun filters, long-lasting color and deliver a healthy-looking radiant glow.
Mineral makeup is made from all natural minerals that come from the earth. Most of them are a combination of serecite, mica, titanium dioxide, and zinc oxide. Titanium dioxide and zinc oxide are natural sun blocking agents and are used in almost every bulk store bought sun block or lotion you can buy.
Most minerals are also water proof so the hold of mineral makeup is usually all day with little or no touch up needed. The minerals used in the makeup are very finely milled into a powder that is micro-fine and will blend well into the skin and look very natural. An outstanding range of colors in the minerals make it possible for mineral makeup manufacturers to offer a vast array of colors.