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Description 

Titanium Dioxide: "Angel White" natural pigment that is both oil and water soluble.When used in Cold Process add to your base oils and mix well prior to adding the lye water solution. Also perfect for lip stick and mineral makeup. While this is a non-bleeding colorant, if you add too much to your soap it can migrate into other colors in the soap design or stain washcloths. We recommend starting out at 1/16th to 1/8th teaspoon per pound for melt & pour soaps. For cold process, add ½ teaspoon of oxide to 1 ounce of a carrier oil like Sweet Almond or Olive Oil and mix well using a mini mixer – add 1 teaspoon of this mixture to your batch. For more information on oxides in soap, check out this blog post.

INCI: Titanium Dioxide

Note: 1 oz. is about 7 teaspoons

Reviews

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by Karen Patrick
on 9/3/2014
Yep....Angel Heavenly white
I had no trouble with this product. I used distilled water and whipped it with a regular fork. No special tools. I wanted pastels but only had neon. I mixed it with the fired up fuschia mica and the apple green lab color. I got baby pink and avey soft mint green. Oh yeah, the soap was a very pretty white.
by Diane
on 5/19/2014
My secret mix
After about a year of mixing titanium dioxide with my base oils and still getting lumps no matter how well I would mix. By accident I used distilled water, WOW, never another white speck in my CP soap. If any one has had this problem please try this. I have been reading these reviews of frustration. Use the water....No Lumps NO Bumps. Also if you are still having problems ...( I saw this on youtube) I will mix with water and warm up in microwave for 10 sec makes for beautiful white CP soap.
by Sherry
on 5/17/2014
Nice enough for tinting.
The only issue I had even though I mixed it with a bit of oil was it was grainy and did not dissolve as well as I would have liked.

Reply from Bramble Berry
Hi Sherry! To ensure that the Titanium Dioxide blends smoothly into the soap batter, we recommend micronizing it before dispersing it in oil. To micronize colorant, simply use a coffee grinder to blend the colorant to break up any clumps of color and prevent streaks of white from showing in the final soap. We like to use a coffee grinder that has a removable, stainless steel mixing area for easy cleaning. Then, disperse 1 teaspoon of the colorant into 1 tablespoon of Sunflower or Sweet Almond Oil (or any other liquid oil).

by HANADI
on 3/17/2014
I love it
by Sonia
on 2/15/2014
Disolving Titanium Dioxide tip
To Rosalind and Stephanie....In response to your usage of TD, I experienced the same, however there's a solution to everything, I sifted the TD as you will with flour and powdered sugar, then I mixed it the sunflower oil and sifted it again to reassure no granulars substances effect, and this took care of my frustration and my soaps came out beautiful without white streaky lines. CP soaps remind me of baking, so I incorporated the same techniques into my soaps. I hope this help both of you and don't get discourage if it doesn't work the first time, there's always a solution, a scientist at my job told me that it was impossible to disolve TD, I didn't take no for an answer. Like with any powder humidity gets into product inevitably so sifting help loosen up the particles as it does w flour and powdered sugar. Happy soaping!
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