Talc, or talcum, is a clay mineral alsoTalcum is a mineral made up mainly of the elements magnesium, silicon, and oxygen. As a powder, it absorbs moisture well and helps cut down on friction, making it useful for keeping skin dry and helping to prevent rashes. It is widely used in cosmetic products such as baby powder and adult body and facial powders, as well as in a number of other consumer products.
This mineral is used as a thickening agent and lubricant; is an ingredient in ceramics, paint, and roofing material.
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