Carmine natural organic pigment powder.
Chemical Description: red-magenta dye derived from carminic acid, which is produced by cochineal insects. Carmine is registered as a food additive E120.
The color is raspberry red with a purple tint. Some similarities with potassium permanganate.
Alkali resistance: 4
Lime Resistance: 4
Acid resistance: 3
Color Index: NR4
Suitability Acrylic, Oil, Tempera, Watercolor / GouacheHigh coverage