Red Shine Mica 6g (Deep rose pink)
R25.00 – R41.70
Micas are extremely fine and add shimmer & shine to your products. Recommended for cosmetics such as make-up, soaps, lotions, creams, bath salts, bath fizzies, lip balms, lipsticks and solid lotion bars.
LIP SAFE: Yes
EYE SAFE: Yes
SKIN SAFE: Yes
MP SOAP: Start by mixing 1/4-1/2 tsp per pound of MP base. Adjust as desired.
CP SOAP: Start by mixing 1-2 tsp mica with 1 Tbs vegetable oil per pound of soap at light trace. Adjust as desired.
Micron size: 10-60 um
INCI: Mica -Titanium dioxide – Iron oxide
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Testing for compatibility to ensure desired results is recommended as the pH of cosmetics can vary greatly.
Biodegradable – Made from minerals or naturally existing substances (ie mica, synthetic mica, iron oxides, etc). No PET or PBT, which is not biodegradable.
*Please note that although we have provided professional color photos, variances in each computer monitor may slightly alter the appearance of the actual color.
Mica powders do not “bleed” into one another and do not “migrate” or spread. Widely used in cosmetic products such as make-up, cold process soaps, melt & pour soaps, liquid soaps, shampoos, lotions, creams, scrubs, bath salts, bath fizzies, lotion bars and lip balms (where applicable) as they are lip and skin safe.
Recommended percentages will depend on your desired intensity result.
Cold Process Soap (CP): Start by mixing 1-2 tsp mica powder with 1 Tbs vegetable oil per 500g of soap at light trace and adjust as desired.
Certain colors perform better than others in CP soap, but will require a higher usage amount.
Melt And Pour Soap (MP): Start by mixing 1/4-1/2 tsp per 500g of MP base and adjust as desired. They will not change in Clear MP Soap. They will appear muted/more pastel in White MP Soap due to the Titanium Dioxide whitener.