Pharmaceutical - Colloidal Kaolin, USP are used as as internal absorbent, diluent, filler and opacifier in pharmaceutical preparations. It is widely used in creams and lotions as a suspending agent and opacifier. In veterinary applications, it functions as a topical and G.I. absorbent and as a component of poultices.
Cosmetics - Colloidal Kaolin is used as an extender and suspending agent in a variety of cosmetic preparations. It is used in lotions, creams, powders and color cosmetics.