Our Pink Raspberry Mica is a lively, cool red (which means it is more on the violet side of the colour wheel than the orange side) so it has more bite than orange/reds. Pink Raspberry Mica exhibits a medium level of sheen, and is stable in Cold Process and Melt and Pour Soap.
|Melt & Pour Soap:||Yes|
|Cold Processed Soap:||Yes|
|Bath Bombs:||Yes. We recommend the inclusion of Polysorbate 80 with Micas in Bath Bombs.|
|Cosmetics including eye area:||Yes|
|Lip Products:||Not certified|
|Oil Based Sugar Scrubs:||Yes|
|This Colour is a:||Non-bleeding Mica|
|Liquid Soaps:||No - pigment will settle to the bottom of the bottle over time|
|Usage Guide Range:||from 1 teaspoon (3 – 4g) per 500g of soap|
Our Test Results:
Produces a pearlescent crisp raspberry pink colour in clear MP Soap Base and a pastel but lively pink tone with no shimmer in white MP Soap Base. In CP produces a good depth of colour at fair concentration or more pastel if used at lower concentration.
|pH sensitivity:||Stable in high pH products such as CP Soap.|
|Colour Bleeding (Migration):||Non bleeding, suitable for embedding, layering and swirling.|
Micas can be mixed in a little Fragrance, Water or Oil to moisten before use – Oil is the easiest for Micas. This will minimise clumping and/or speckling.
Note: Our Micas are packed in resealable vials, tubs or jars unless purchasing 500g and above or surplus stock.