CARNAUBA WAX

Beeswax is an essential ingredient to many makeup and skin care products.

Scientific name:  Copernicia Cerifera

Common name:  carnauba wax

Family name:  Arecaceae

Origin: Northeastern Brazil

Form:  wax

Parts:  leaves

 


GOOD FOR ALL SKIN TYPES

FEATURES

  • barrier agent

BENEFITS

  • protecting

    FUNCTIONS

    • thickener
    • emulsifier
    • base

    One of the hardest cosmetic waxes found, this wax is taken from the Brazilian palm tree Copernicia prunifera. A very hard, thick wax with a high melting point around 180-185 degrees. It is mainly used in furniture waxes, lipsticks, and cosmetic recipes, which require a formidable barrier agent. 

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    CARNAUBA WAX IS IN:

    EYE LINER

    Vapour Organic Beauty Mesmerize Eyeliner