Oxide - Red

Oxide - Red

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Deep, earthy brick red.  Red Oxide is not a bright colour, but similar to red ochre and great for rustic, earthy type soaps and mineral make up. If you want to liven this colour but keep the earthy feel you can use Carmine Liquid Dispersion or Brites for CP Pink.

Product Suitability:

Melt & Pour Soap - Yes, but hydrate first
Cold Processed Soap - Yes
Cosmetics including Eye area - Yes
Lip Products - Yes
Suitable for Mineral Makeup - Yes
This Colour is a: Non bleeding Pigment Powder
Suitable For Liquid Products - No
Usage Guide Range: from 1/2 teaspoon per kg of soap

Our Test Results:

Hydrate in Water or Oil prior to use to avoid speckling.
Produces a dark brick "red ochre" at full stength, but pastel pink at low concentrations or when mixed in white soap base.
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

Additional Information

Additional Information

Name Oxide - Red
INCI 77491
Ingredients Iron Oxides
Cold process soap (stable at high pH) Yes
Colour Cosmetics - Eyes Yes
Colour Cosmetics - Skin Yes
Lip Products Yes
Melt & Pour Soap Yes, liquefy first using water, sodium lactate or glycerine. Note that this is a heavy pigment so overuse will have fallout
Oil soluble or dispersible Miscible in oil
Pigment or Dye Pigment
Vegan Yes