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Boron Nitride is a synthesis of borax (a natural mineral) and a nitrogen source. It is chemically inert, photo-stable, adherent, and has a refractive index of 1.74 (close to that of the human skin).
Boron Nitride generally comes in two forms -"Boron Nitride" and "Boron Nitride Glow". The difference is the size of particles, the larger boron glow particles, the more it offers light reflection and more sheen. The smaller boron nitride particle, the more matt on skin.
Properties:Capacity to improve the lubricity, slip and adherence on makeup, giving them a sensation of softness. The anti-bacterial properties of BN-containing mineral makeup make them ideal for use on sensitive skin types.
Use: Can be added to formulas as is up to 10% depending on the type of personal product (e.g. skin care, makeup, etc). For external use only.
Application: Making skin care products, mineral makeup, soap, nail polish.