How to Make Bismuth Crystals?

Answer Bismuth, element number 83 on the periodic table of elements, grows as square, iridescent crystals with smooth outside edges and a stair-step pattern on the inner edge. Crystals grown this way are ... Read More »

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What Are the Dangers of Bismuth in Mineral Makeup?

Mineral foundations are often thought to be a natural, purer alternative to traditional, chemical-filled foundations, promoting healthier skin. But even mineral foundations contain irritating chemi... Read More »

Does Merle Norman mineral makeup have bismuth oxychloride in it?

Bismuth oxychloride is a natural ingredient that is often used as a filler in mineral makeups, and it's known to clog pores and be irritating to some users. Merle Norman LUXIVA® Purely Mineral Mak... Read More »