INCI: Mica (and) Hydrogenated Sunflower Seed Oil
Particle size range: 5-8 µm
Solubility in water: 0,5 g floating on 50 ml water for about 15 minutes.
Oil absorption: 30-60g/100g
Sericite Mica SW is a pure white, free flowing powder coated with sunflower wax. This coating ensures very good miscibility with other pigments and powders. The skin feel is extremely soft and velvety. It convinces by good adhesion in loose or pressed powders. You will also feel the velvety texture in emulsions.
For darker skin types, the coating ensures that the pigments do not "grey" and the skin looks "ashy".
EU regulation: Approved for use in all cosmetics without restriction