ImerCare® 400D

ImerCare 400D diatomaceous earth absorbency and odor control in deodorants and antiperspirants.
ImerCare 400D diatomaceous earth for deodorants and antiperspirants

Exceptional absorbency with odour control

  • High absorbency
  • Body odour control
  • Nude skin sensation

ImerCare 400D diatomaceous earth is the most water- and oil-absorbent product available on the market today, making it a highly effective absorption agent in deodorants and antiperspirants, and used in applications including skincare, make-up and personal hygiene.

This exceptional absorbency power is due to the exceedingly high surface area of the mineral particles, a result of the unique morphology of our deposits from which this specific diatomaceous earth product is mined.

In tests, micro-porous ImerCare 400D diatomaceous earth:

  • Demonstrates high perspiration absorbency for body odour control
  • Controls body odour
  • Dries quickly leaving a nude skin sensation
  • Gives a pleasant soft touch feel

Table with data on water and oil absorption of different minerals
Water and oil absorption of different minerals

All our cosmetic 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 400 D is also Cosmos approved. Certificates of origin and additional documentation are available upon request.

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Imercare 400D: an Imerys Pioneer product

ImerCare 400D meets growing demand for aluminum-salts-free deodorant formulations that absorb sweat and control body odor while respecting the skin. As such, Imercare 400D is listed among our certified Pioneer products, meaning it represents the highest social and environmental contribution to the downstream value chain, while demonstrating a low environmental impact in its production phase, compared to its economic value. Pioneer is our highest sustainability rating denoting products and services with an outstanding sustainability performance compared to the reference on the market.

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