Alkanet Root Powder (Ratan Jot) Natural Colorant for Soap, Lip Balm, and DIY Crafts
Land Secret Alkanet Root Powder (Ratan Jot) is a natural colorant made from the root of the Alkanna tinctoria plant. This versatile powder provides a deep purple to red hue and is a great choice for soap makers, lip balm creators, and DIY craft enthusiasts who want to incorporate natural ingredients into their projects. It is free of synthetic dyes, chemicals, and additives, making it a safe and natural alternative. In addition to its colorant properties, Land Secret Alkanet Root Powder also has antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties that can benefit skin health.
- Made from the root of the Alkanna tinctoria plant
- Provides a deep purple to red color, depending on the pH of the product it's used in
- Free of synthetic dyes, chemicals, and additives
- Antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties
- Easy to use and blend with other natural ingredients to create custom shades
How To Use
Alkanet Root Powder can be mixed with oil or water-based ingredients to create a natural colorant for soaps, lip balms, and DIY crafts. The amount of powder needed will depend on the desired color intensity and the amount of product being made. Start with a small amount of powder and add more as needed to achieve the desired shade.
Soap Making Instructions
Add the Alkanet Root Powder to the melted oils or lye solution before mixing with the other ingredients. Stir well to ensure the powder is evenly distributed. Be careful not to use too much powder, as it can cause bleeding and transfer of color.
Lip Balm Instructions
Melt the beeswax, oil, and butter together in a double boiler. Add the Alkanet Root Powder and stir well until fully blended. Test the color by pouring a small amount of the mixture into a container and allowing it to cool before adding more powder as needed.
DIY Craft Instructions
Alkanet Root Powder can be used to dye fabrics, yarns, and other materials. Mix the powder with hot water and add the material to be dyed. Allow the material to soak for several hours or overnight, then rinse with cool water until the water runs clear.
Note: It's important to conduct a patch test to check for any allergies or reactions before using Alkanet Root Powder on the skin or lips. Results may vary depending on the amount and method of use, as well as the natural color and texture of the ingredients used.