INCI name: Zea mays (corn) starch
Common name: Corn starch
Origin: Organic corn
Starch is a polysaccharide (mixture of complex sugars), extracted from plants.
It has a mattifying effect on the skin, it will deposit a slightly powdery film there, which will help to camouflage imperfections. Very useful for oily skin, it reduces the shining effect by absorbing sebum secretions.
It has a high absorbent capacity which allows it to be used in many moisturizers.