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Biodegradable Glitter Formulation

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  • Eucalyptus cellulose (INCI: Eucalyptus Globulus Leaf Cellulose)
  • Cornstarch (INCI: Zea Mays Starch)
  • Mica (INCI: Mica)
  • Iron Oxides (INCI: Iron Oxides)


  1. Mix 75% eucalyptus cellulose and 25% cornstarch in a mixing bowl.
  2. Add mica and iron oxides in desired shades to the mixture and blend well.
  3. Transfer the mixture to a blender and blend until the mixture is smooth and well combined.
  4. Spread the mixture onto a flat surface and let it dry for a few hours or until it becomes hard and brittle.
  5. Once the mixture is dry, use a fine mesh sieve to break up any large clumps or chunks.
  6. Store the biodegradable glitter in a clean, airtight container until ready to use.

This formulation creates a biodegradable glitter that is made using natural and sustainable ingredients like eucalyptus cellulose, cornstarch, mica, and iron oxides. This glitter is safe for the environment and can be used in various cosmetic products, such as lipsticks, eye shadows, and body lotions.


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