Geocrystal® iridescent glitter
Suitable for application in cosmetics, coatings, flooring, textile and decoration.
Geocrystal® glitter are brilliantly coloured particles of precision cut polyester film which refracts light in all colours of the rainbow. The applications are limitless.
In colour cosmetics Geocrystal® is often used as a colour flake in nail polish, pressed powders, lipsticks and gel based formulations. The toy industry uses Geocrystal® glitter flocked into fabrics and suspended in solution. Geocrystal® is also commonly used in screen printing, PVC flooring, wall papers and all kind of decorative coatings to add a touch of sparkle in order to catch the consumer's eye.
For cosmetic applications the Geocrystal® C range is recommended. This range is in compliance with cosmetic regulations in Europe, the United States and Japan.
Because of the transparency of Geocrystal®, this glitter provides an effect which changes with each back ground it is applied on. The base material consists out of over 100 thin layers of transparent polyester film.
GEOTECH offers 20 different types of iridescent glitter. Geocrystal® effect pigments are available in particle sizes from 50 µm (0.002 inch) up to 3 mm (0.125 inch). Geocrystal® is heat resistant up to approximately 80 degrees Celsius.
A special solvent resistant grade named Geocrystal® SR is available for nail polishes and solvent based coating systems.
>> Click here to download the Geocrystal® Cosmetic colour card
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