What is yellow iron oxide powder?
Yellow iron oxide is a pigment that is a dark yellow in colour with a matte finish. It is a natural colourant that is obtained from minerals from the earth, comprised of iron and oxygen.
Our yellow iron oxide has not been chemically dyed and is a great natural alternative to some liquid colourants that are widely available, but are artificially coloured.
What is yellow iron oxide powder used for?
It is commonly found in skincare products like foundation, bath bombs, eye shadow, BB cream, soap, nail polish and lipstick. It is suitable for use in recipes intended for use on skin, face, lips, and eyes.
Our yellow iron oxide gives bath bombs a rich and bold appearance. It is recommended to add Polysorbate 80 in a 1:2 ratio in the bath bomb mixture to avoid the color leaving a stain.
Contains CI Number: CI 77492