Arrowroot Powder (Maranta arundinacea) is a healthier substitute for talc in cosmetics.
Arrowroot is a starch obtained from the rootstock of various starchy plants. Ours is obtained from the Maranta Arundinacea, which is considered a traditional source of Arrowroot Powder.
Arrowroot was used by the early inhabitants of the Americas. It was used as a potential additive in culinary preparations and cosmetics. Today, Arrowroot Powder is still used in the culinary industry and by many personal care products manufacturers.
Common Names: Cassava, Florida Arrowroot, Kuzu, Mandioca, Manicot, Manihot, Tapioca, Tapioca, Yuca