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Old 05-08-2017, 12:08 AM   #1
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what is the best product to use in a kid soap, food colorant or mica powder


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Old 05-08-2017, 03:17 AM   #2
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Food colour isn't FDA approved for use in cosmetics and also a lot of times morphs, bleeds, and stains.


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Mica is the best colorant for soaps.
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MICA! Beautiful in clear soap. I recommend Mad Micas located in FL. They are great, fair and friendly folks Name:  ImageUploadedBySoap Making1500175342.795481.jpg
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shoresoap,
Mad Micas has a wonderful selection. Nice stash of colors you ordered! Have fun making beautiful, sparkly & colorful soap. The bars shown in your photo are lovely!


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