Origin: Magnesium aluminum silicate is obtained from naturally occurring smectite clay which is water-washed and powderized to optimize purity and performance.

Also Known As: 

Magnesium aluminate





Overview: Magnesium aluminum silicate is a thickener and emulsion stabilizer. It is a water-washed smectite clay that hydrates easily. It can be used as a rheological modifier and binder in various cosmetic preparations. It improves the skin feel of formulations. It also has thickening and suspending properties.

Suggested Uses:

  • Shampoo
  • Conditioner
  • Hair styling products
  • Depilatories
  • Shower gels
  • Creams
  • Lotions
  • Makeup
  • Shaving creams
  • Deodorants

Ideal Concentration Level in Products: 0.5% to 3%