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Biodegradable glitter

Cosmetic Bio-glitter® is a new innovation in cosmetic effect pigments. A new glitter produced from cosmetically approved materials that addresses the environmental micro plastic issues associated with polyester glitter.

Cosmetic Bio-glitter® is produced from a special biodegradable regenerated cellulose film which is derived from renewable raw materials, responsibly and environmentally sourced to FSC® standards. It does not contain genetically modified materials or materials obtained from genetically modified organisms.

The heavy metal content of Cosmetic Bio-glitter® is very low and fully complies with cosmetic requirements. It has the added benefit of being antimony free as no antimony is used in the production process.

Cosmetic Bio-glitter® incorporates specially selected ingredients and pigments that meet the requirements of EC Regulation 1223/2009 and FDA Title 21 CFR Regulations for applications in the cosmetic industry. Enabling Bio-glitter® to comply with cosmetic regulations around the world.

Bio-glitter® is precision cut and highly reflective making it indistinguishable from cosmetic polyester glitter.

Benefits of Cosmetic Bio-Glitter®

Ecological Benefits  Ecological Benefits

Bio-glitter® is based on biodegradable film made from trees, primarily eucalyptus, sourced from responsibly managed plantations.

Health Benefits  Health Benefits

Bio-glitter® contains low levels of heavy metals

Antimony levels in Bio-glitter® are below the limits of detection, effectively zero. Whereas, cosmetic polyester glitter can have antimony levels as high as 150ppm. The antimony in polyester is a by-product of a catalyst used in the manufacture of polyester.

Cosmetic Benefits  Cosmetic Benefits

Bio-glitter® feels more comfortable on the skin.

Bio-glitter® is physically 30-40% softer than polyester glitter.