The dyes are made from fruits, herbs, and veggies. No petroleum products here!
The Natural Egg Dye Kit includes:
Directions: Simply pour the powdered dye into 1/2 cup of hot water and place egg in solution for 10-20 min.
Ingredients: Pure, natural fruit & vegetable extracts (spinach, purple carrots, turmeric, beets, red cabbage, and blueberries).
Why should we use natural dyes? Some food dyes approved by the FDA include colours synthesized from petroleum derivatives. Most red dyes are made from carmine, which is essentially squashed bugs.