Red Cosmetic Dye


Red Cosmetic Dye

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One of the primary colours, this red dye is food grade, dissolvable in water and is suitable for bath and body products, bath bombs, soaps and other wash off body products.

Add before the fragrance oil in bombs and mix all dry ingredients first.

Colour can darken with the addition of fragrance oils and will depend on the oil.  Can be mixed with other colours to make your own shades.

E129 Allura Red AC Granular

Colour Index Name: Food Red 17

Colour Index Number: 16035

CAS Number:  25956-17-6  EC Number: 247-368-0

Equivalent to FD&C Red No. 40

Equivalent means that it is chemically the same as the FD&C Colour but it has not been certified.  However, it is in accordance with the regulations:

FDA: CFR 21 Part 82 (FDA = US Food & Drug Administration)
EU Directive 94/36/EC
EU Directive 95/45/EC

These regulations specify areas in which colours may be applied, restrictions on their application and dosage.

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25g, 50g