Q. Rose water is pink, right?
This is the most frequently asked question we get about the 5-star rated ROSE SISTER blend.
A. Pure rose water is transparent. Clear and pure.
The reason some imported rose water products appear pink? This is taken directly from the ingredients label of Mario's rose spray - CI 17200 (Red 33), CI 42090 (Blue 1).
Exerts from beautybible.com :
CI 17200 (also known as FD&C red 33) A coal-tar derived colourant; considered ‘low hazard’ by the Environmental Working Group’s Skin Deep Cosmetic Safety Database; it’s allowed in the US in all products except eye products, and in quantities under 3% in lip cosmetics.
CI 42090 (also known as FD&C acid blue 9). Ammonium salt. Considered ‘low hazard’ by the Environmental Working Group’s Skin Deep Cosmetic Safety Database.
These chemical dye agents combined produce the pretty pink colour. The pretty, totally fabricated pink colour. The pink colour created via chemicals.
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