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ImerCare® 6M

Technical Datasheet | Supplied by Imerys
Mica. ImerCare® 6M by Imerys is a 100% natural French mica for high cohesiveness, excellent sensorial and optical properties. It is a highly pure, chemically inert, sustainable solution that offers good skin tolerance and high whiteness.
  • Due to its optimized particle size and lamellarity, it possesses transparency and luminous effect making it suitable for all skin colors.
  • It is recommended as an ideal base for pressed powders and powder compacts.
  • It shows a good compromise between matte finish and luminosity.
  • It is designed for mineral-based makeup formulations, eye-shadows, blushers and face powders.
  • ImerCare® 6M is Ecocert & COSMOS approved and complies with cosmetic directive regulation (EC) 1223/2009.

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ImerCare® 6M
Technical Datasheet | Supplied by Imerys
  • Sensory Enhancers / Modifiers
  • whitening
  • transparency
  • sensory enhancement
  • tolerance / anti-allergenicity
INCI Names
Chemical Composition
Natural mica
CAS Number
Product Status
Applications/ Recommended for
  • Decorative cosmetics/Make-up > Powders & Blushes
  • Decorative cosmetics/Make-up > Eyes Shadows & Creams
Bio/ Organic, Mineral origin actives
Regulatory Status
Bio Based Content (%)
100%, Based on natural mica
Labels/Agency Rating
Ecocert, COSMOS
EC 1223/2009

ImerCare® 6M Properties


Value & Unit
Test Condition
Test Method
(Mohs Scale)
Surface Area
6.1 m2/g
ISO 9277
Oil Absorption
90 ml/100g
ISO 787-5

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