mica


Mica is any of various colored or transparent mineral silicates crystallizing in monoclinic (three unequal crystal axes) forms that readily separate into very thin leaves; used in polish to add shimmer.

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Polish College: The Basics

June 1, 2008

An introduction to common nail polish ingredients.

Secret Ingredient: Mica

March 1, 2008

A closer look at this shiny polish ingredient.

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