This bold mica is a stunning combination of purple with a shimmer of blue. It works beautifully in both melt and pour and cold process soap. When applied straight on the skin, the blue undertones shine in the light.
Performance in Cold Process Soap: This mica performs beautifully in cold process soap. and stays very true to its colour. Usage shown in photo above is 1 tsp of mica per lb of soap.
Melt & Pour Soap - Yes
Cold Processed Soap - Yes
Bath Bombs - Yes. We recommend the inclusion of Polysorbate 80 with Micas in Bath Bombs.
Eye area - No
Lip Products - Not certified
Oil Based Sugar Scrubs: Yes
This Colour is a: Non bleeding Mica
Our Test Results:
Produces a rich purple orchid in clear MP Soap Base and a deep lavender colour with no shimmer in white MP Soap Base. This mica performs beautifully in cold process soap. and stays very true to its colour. Graphics below show 1 teaspoon mica in 450g of soap.
pH sensitivity: Fairly stable in high pH products such as CP Soap
Colour Fading: This colour is not prone to fading
Colour Bleeding (Migration): Non bleeding, suitable for embedding, layering and swirling
Note: Our Micas are packed in resealable vials, tubs or jars unless purchasing 500g and above or surplus stock.
|INCI:||Mica, Titanium Dioxide, Tin Oxide, Ultramarine|
|Ingredients:||Mica, Titanium Dioxide, Tin Oxide, Ultramarine|
|Colour Bleeding (migration):||No|
|Cold Process Soap (stable At High PH):||Stable|
|Colour Cosmetics - Eyes:||No|
|Colour Cosmetics - Skin:||Yes|
|Emulsions (ie Lotions):||Yes|
|Lip Products:||Not certified|
|Melt & Pour Soap:||Yes, liquefy first using water, sodium lactate or glycerine|
|Oil Soluble Or Dispersible:||Miscible in oil|
|Pigment Or Dye:||Pigment|
|Scrubs, Anhydrous Products:||Yes, use about 1/4 teaspoon per 450g scrub|