Aqua Pearl Mica is a really pretty coloured Mica that creates a delicate light turquoise green shimmer or solid aqua toning in your soap. This looks amazing in Melt and Pour Soap and brushed onto the surface of Cold Process Soap.
Melt & Pour Soap - Yes
Cold Processed Soap - Yes, however it does lose some of the blue tone (see graphic)
Bath Bombs - Yes. We recommend the inclusion of Polysorbate 80 with Micas in Bath Bombs.
Cosmetics including Eye area - Yes
Lip Products - No
Oil Based Sugar Scrubs: Not Tested
This Colour is a: Non bleeding Mica
Our Test Results:
Produces a light turquoise green colour clear MP Soap Base and a creamy pale pastel mint-turqoise teal with no shimmer in white MP Soap Base. In Cold Process Soap it loses some of the mint notes and a more yellow/green colour is produced.
pH sensitivity: Stable in high pH products such as CP Soap
Colour Fading: This colour is not light sensitive and not prone to fading
Colour Bleeding (Migration): Non bleeding, suitable for embedding, layering and swirling
Note: All Micas in 10, 20 and 100g sizes, are packed in resealable vials, tubs or jars. 500g and above may be packed in a pouch.
|INCI:||Mica, Titanium Dioxide and Tin Oxide|
|Ingredients:||Mica, Titanium Dioxide and Tin Oxide CI: 77019, 77891, 77891|
|Colour Bleeding (migration):||No|
|Cold Process Soap (stable At High PH):||Mutates a tad, losiing some blue notes - please see graphic|
|Colour Cosmetics - Eyes:||Yes|
|Colour Cosmetics - Skin:||Yes|
|Emulsions (ie Lotions):||Yes|
|Melt & Pour Soap:||Yes, hydrate first|
|Oil Soluble Or Dispersible:||Yes, oil miscible|
|Pigment Or Dye:||Pigment|
|Scrubs, Anhydrous Products:||Yes|
|Water Soluble Or Dispersible:||Yes, dispersible|