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FD&C Blue No. 1 Dye- FDA Batch Certified


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FDA Batch Certified Color Additive

FD&C Blue No. 1 Dye

Certified % of total dye:  92%

Water soluble.  

pH stable from 2-11.  Will change color to green at very low pH levels.

Form:  Powder 

Certificate with arrive with this product. This color is certified for Mad Oils, Inc (DBA Mad Micas) and is packaged at our laboratory in jars, not ziploc bags, for your convenience and to minimize waste.

 SDS - Safety Data Sheet

Certified for use in:

Foods, Drugs & Cosmetics – in amounts consistent with current Good Manufacturing Practice. 

In Drugs & Cosmetics - including those intended for use in the area of the eye. 

Safety Applications:  lips, eyes and external use. 

This color has been certified at 92% total dye load.  If this item is stored in an airtight container with extremely limited exposure to humidity, it will not expire.



Dyes may appear drab or even look like the wrong color until it is bloomed.  You must "bloom" the dye before incorporating into your medium for optimal color release.  Don't panic until you have tested a small portion in water.

A little goes a LONG WAY, so keep this in mind when using.  Use latex or nitrile gloves and protect the surfaces you are working on, as these colors are extremely concentrated and will stain clothes, counter tops and hands.

SOAP:  Stable in soap, but may bleed.  Ideal for liquid soap:  Simply blend the dye in water before adding to your liquid soap recipe.


Take a small amount of dye and add enough water to dissolve the dye powder. Stir or swirl to assist dissolving.  

You can use the dye in liquid form directly into your medium or you can add baking soda to the liquid dye and mix thoroughly until evenly colored.  Sodium bicarbonate (baking soda) is alkaline and can change some colors to an unexpected color.  If this happens, add a half part citric acid to your baking soda part.  This will balance the pH levels and give you an accurate color.  

To see the most accurate color of the dye is what the dye looks like in water.


Colorants, which are subject to batch certification regulations MUST be batch certified or they ARE NOT PERMITTED TO BE USED IN PRODUCTS INTENDED FOR SALE. If you buy dyes or aluminum lakes and you create and sell your products in the United States, those powders must be batch certified or you are breaching FDA regulations.

What is FDA Batch Certification?

Mad Oils, Inc (parent company of Mad Micas) has been repack certified.  This means that we are certified by the FDA to repack our larger quantities into smaller containers.  Every lot that comes in is sampled and sent to the FDA for testing at their lab, after which a new Lot Number is issued to us, and a certificate is sent with dye load and other lab information. We issue our batch number at that point, and the FDA Lot and our Batch are put on every jar before it is sold.


Because every country has different regulations for use, we strongly encourage you to know the facts about color additives for your country.  Please research the legal requirements or limitations in your country for this color and its use in your product. Follow the usage rates and guidelines for each individual color. We can't recommend any particular use or recommend usage rate because of this. No legality for a particular product is implied by the sale of this dye. Use in products is at the discretion of the consumer. 

For the US, please familiarize yourself and always refer to the FDA regulations for the specific product and regulations for the end use: 

Customer Reviews

Based on 14 reviews

I love the dyes provided by Mad Micas, they truly bring Bath Bombs and such products to a whole new level of wow! This is a beautiful blue and the color is amazing in the tub. You cannot go wrong. Thanks Mad Micas for changing my world.

Beautiful Blue Color

I made blue raspberry slurpee scented bath bombs and this blue color was perfect!

Love this color!❤️

This color is so pretty in bath bombs, a little goes a long way!❤️

Perfect company

I love this place !! Have ordered here a few times.es, fast, curtious, attention to detail !! Had a few questions and they were answered in such a timely manner..

I will never shop anywhere else for my micas!! Even posted how great this company is on my website, the pics I posted of the micas I used are just unbelievable!!

Words just can't say enough, but I will be a life long customer because of the quality of their products and the attention I received from customer service..

So blue!

This was my first time using dye powder and this produced such a beautiful, bright blue color in my bath bombs! Easy to work with!