Synthetic colours are regulated and approved for safe use by different governing bodies around the world. Colour 17200, also known as FD&C Red 33, is a water-soluble colour.
We use it in our products to add pinky red colours, including Fair Trade Foot Lotion. We also blend it with other colours in several of our bubble bars.
In Flosty Gritter, it helps to create a shimmering pink; in The Comforter Bubble Bar, it creates a deep berry-pink hue, and in French Kiss, a violet colour.
Synthetic colours are regulated and approved for safe use by different governing bodies around the world.
There is a huge array of colour listed under these systems. We use a few of these to supplement our natural pigments, to achieve a full pallet of colour. We find that there are some colours that we cannot achieve using only natural pigments.
Colour adds to the aesthetic of a product and enhances the experience, making the products more fun and exciting. Colour can have a profound effect on our feelings, emotions and wellbeing. For example, it is thought that the colour red makes the heart beat faster.