Mica, Aqua Pearl

Mica, Aqua Pearl

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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. 

Product Suitability:

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.

Additional Information

Additional Information

Name Mica, Aqua Pearl
INCI Mica, Titanium Dioxide and Tin Oxide
Ingredients Mica, Titanium Dioxide and Tin Oxide
CI: 77019, 77891, 77891
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
Vegan Yes
Water soluble or dispersible Yes, dispersible