Mica, Tangerine

Mica, Tangerine

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Tangerine Mica is a lively orange which is a lovely, clean orange colour.  Great for blending lipsticks, and in lip balm of course, Tangerine Mica is great in all applications.  Tangerine Mica exhibits a medium level of sheen and is stable in CP and MP Soap.

For accurate measuring of Micas (especially if blending for Mineral Makeup) we stock Pigment Scoops.

Product Suitability:

Melt & Pour Soap - Yes
Cold Processed Soap - Yes
Cosmetics including Eye area - Yes
Lip Products – Yes
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 orange colour in clear MP Soap Base and a pastel but apricot 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 Fading: This colour is not light sensitive and not prone to fading
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. 

Not suitable for Vegan Products.

Note: Our Micas  are packed in resealable vials, tubs or jars unless purchasing 500g and above or surplus stock.

Additional Information

Additional Information

Name Mica, Tangerine
Short Description

Tangerine Mica is a lively orange which is a lovely, clean orange colour.  It's lip safe, eye safe, and works well in Cold Processed Soap!

INCI Mica, Titanium Dioxide, Tin Oxide, Carmine & Iron Oxide
Ingredients CI: 77019, 77891, 77861, 16255, 77491