Talc is a mineral made up mainly of 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 prevent rashes.
Here are a few tips, for using talc:
TALC TIP 1 AS A DRY SHAMPOO
During summer, your hair tends to get more oily and greasy. Sprinkle some talc powder onto your comb and brush it through your roots for a great smelling, fresh look.
TALC TIP 2 TO REMOVE SAND
If you are going to the beach this summer, be sure to make talc powder on of you beach-bag must haves. It easily helps remove sand, just sprinkle a bit of powder and you’ll be easily able to brush off all that sand.
TALC TIP 3 TO PREVENT CHAFING
If you exercise regularly during summer, you may experience chafing sometimes in your inner thighs. A little talc powder will prevent friction it by sprinkle it on the areas that are prone to chafing before going on your next run.
TALC TIP 4 TO FRESHEN UP YOUR CLOSET
Closets and drawers often smell musty during summer. Take some talc powder in a jar and leave it in your closet or put some in a sachet and place it in your drawer. The moisture removing properties of talc powder will keep the cupboards smelling fresh.
TALC TIP 5 TO COOL BEDSHEETS
Sprinkle some talcum powder between your sheets a few minutes before you go to bed at night. It’s a great way to freshen up sheets that you haven’t had time to wash for a while.