100% Vegan, Cruelty Free, and Ethically Sourced Micas
Perfect for those dreaming of an island paradise, Blue Tide Blue Mica captures the breathtaking turquoise shades of the Caribbean Sea. Like sunlight dancing on water, anticipate a hint of shimmer to appear in clear melt and pour base or wax melts when using this mica.
Note: We do not recommend using mica in candles.
Recommended Usage Rates in Soap:
Melt & Pour: ½ tsp per lb. of base
- Note: a white base will always create a pastel form of the color.
- Cold/Hot Process: 1½-2 tsp per lb. of oils OR 2½ - 3 g per pound of batter
Soap Maker’s Notes:
- A white base will always create a pastel form of the color.
- For large batches, we recommended weighing 0.03-0.05% by weight for Clear base and 0.22%-0.28% by weight for White base.
INCI Ingredients: Mica, titanium dioxide, chromium green oxide
Additional Uses (See Mad Micas for details)
Lips & Bath Bombs: No
External Use (Lotion & Oils): Yes
View our wholesale page for more information on ordering in bulk.
CA Prop 65 Warning: Titanium dioxide is a common ingredient in mica that is known to the State of California to cause cancer only while in the form of “airborne, unbound particles of respirable size.” Once incorporated into a base like soap or wax, it is no longer on the Prop 65 list. Learn more about titanium dioxide on P65Warnings.ca.gov