Amethyst Purple Mica:This is a deep and rich purple that pairs perfectly with a lavender fragrance in soaps or lotions. This mica is stunning in mineral make up eye shadow, melt and pour and lotions. It disappears in cold process soap and is not recommended for that application. This mica is also sensitive to sunlight, so keep it in a dark place to avoid fading.
Eye Safe: Yes
Lip Safe: No
Skin Safe: Yes
To use this mica in Melt and Pour Soap: Wet the mica with rubbing alcohol until a liquid slurry is made. This usually is about a 1:1 mix of mica and rubbing alcohol. Add the desired amount of the slurry to the melted soap and stir to combine.
Botanical Name: Ferric Ferrocyanide (CI 77510), Carmine (CI 75470), Stannous Oxide
Common Name: Prussian Blue, Carmine, Tin Oxide