Mineral Makeup Bronzer Powder Recipe

Makes approximately 90 grams (3 ozs). Measure all ingredients


Ingredients/materials needed:

  • Micronized Titanium Dioxide
  • Bismuth Oxychloride
  • Sericite Mica – Pearl
  • Magnesium Stearate
  • Yellow, Red & Brown Iron Oxide Pigments
  • Jojoba Oil
  • Vitamin E Oil
  • Essential Oil
  • Mortar & Pestle or Magic Bullet
  • Sifter Jars
  • measuring spoons
  • small zip lock bags
  • cosmetic brushes (large full brush for Bronzing Powder)

Phase I

  • 7 tsp Micronized Titanium Dioxide
  • 3 tsp Bismuth Oxychloride
  • 1 tsp Magnesium Stearate
  • 1/2 – 2 tsp Yellow Iron Oxide, Brown Iron Oxide, and Red Iron Oxide (a combination to achieve your desired shade)

Phase II

  • 1/4 tsp Jojoba Oil
  • 5 drops Vitamin E Oil
  • 4-8 drops any essential oil (for scent)

Phase III

  • 3 tsp. Sericite Mica – Pearl or Pearl Flake
  • 2 tsp. Bronze Mica

Mix the ingredients from Phase I in your mortar and pestle, blending well. Slowly add the ingredients from Phase II to the mix. Stir until homogenous. Last, add
the Phase III ingredient and stir with a spoon, scraping any mixture off the sides of the bowl.

Determining the correct color for you:
Change the tint by adding more of any of the iron oxides. Add more titanium dioxide, or sericite mica if you desire a lighter overall shade. Make note of your additions/changes so that you can duplicate when necessary.

Transfer bronzer into a 30 gram sifter jar for easy application with a large kabuki brush. Store extra bronzer in zip lock bag.