Tempest ~ purple mica
No need to hold back the oohs and aaahs when you gaze upon the sultry Tempest. A deep, dark and illustrious purple. Sleek and sexy with a side of mystery. Iridescent and smoky, the purple on purple shine will make your head spin with delight. This mica is a knockout to look at and we think you will love it for your soaping and cosmetic use.
Ingredients: Titanium Dioxide (77891)(CAS 13463-67-7), Mica (77019)(CAS 12001-26-2), Manganese Violet (77742) (CAS 10101-66-3).
Particle size: 10-60 μm
Cosmetic Grade. FDA Approved for: Eyes, Lips and Face.
Tested in cold process soap with varying results. Some customers have gotten a dark shade of purple, while others have reported a deep grey. Please see photos to show varying results.
Usage rates in cold process soap: 1 tsp. per pound of oils. Please adjust depending on how deep or light you want the end color to be.
Usage rates in Melt & Pour soap: 1/4 tsp per pound of M&P base.
Adjust these calculations to lighten or darken your desired hue. These amounts create colors with no colored suds.