A naturally occurring starch, it is an ingredient in dusting powders and many skin protective cosmetic products. Used centuries ago by ancient Mayans and other inhabitants of Central America to heal wounds caused from poisoned arrows, it is used today in many fine cosmetic and medicinal products for its therapeutic and soothing properties.
Voyageur Soap and Candle Company is one of Canada's premier sources for wholesale ingredients for cosmetic and skin care products, including Arrowroot Powder, used in many bath and body products including baby powders, deodorants and bath powders.
A fine, soft white powder that blends well with other natural starches and powders such as Zinc Oxide and Corn Starch to make wonderful natural body powders.
INCI: Maranta arudinacea (Arrowroot) Root Powder