Frequently Asked Questions
Disco Dust Colors
Disco Dust is a non-toxic cake decoration, intended for decorative purposes only. It is not FDA approved.
There are many creative ways to use Disco Dust, the most common is to sprinkle it on your icings or sugar cake decor just as you would with craft glitter or sprinkles. Another technique is to us piping gel or an edible glue to adhere the disco dust to your desired areas.
The most popular Disco Dust colors are Rainbow, Pixie Dust, Hologram Gold, and Hologram Silver.
There are 5 grams of Disco Dust in each jar.
Often times water is enough to help glue the Disco Dust to your decor, or Piping Gel is also a great edible glue. Mixing CMC: Fondant Stabilizer with water also makes a great edible glue to adhere Disco Dust.
Disco Dust is not the same as craft glitter from the hobby store. It is a non-toxic dust specially produced for cake decorating.
Simply store your Disco Dust in a cool and dry place.
There is a large difference between Disco Dust and Luster Dust/Petal Dust. Disco Dust is made of large particles, similar to craft glitter, which gives off a dramatic and shiny effect. Luster Dust and Petal Dust are fine granulations similar to fine dust used to add a pearl effect or color tone to your cake decor. Luster Dust and Petal dust can also be diluted to be used as a paint. Their uses and results are very different.
Disco Dust does NOT work with the air brush. The particles are much too large to pass through the airbrush gun.
Disco Dust does NOT work with the Caljava Dust Color Pump Brush. The particles are much too large to pass through the Pump Brush.