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Carnauba Wax

$2.00

Derived from the Carnauba Palm Tree, carnauba wax is a golden treasure commonly referred to as Brazil wax or palm wax. This wax is exuded from the leaves of the tree and is harvested and processed into the familiar solid form. Revered for its durability and hardness, this wax is the hardest natural wax known. Its high melting point, significantly more elevated than that of beeswax, adds to its distinct attributes.

Use it for DIY projects such as:

Lip Balms & Cosmetics: Its protective qualities make carnauba wax a popular choice for lip balms, ensuring a lasting barrier against the elements and retaining moisture. In the world of natural makeup, carnauba wax serves as a thickening agent in mascaras, eyeliners, and foundations, providing staying power and a smooth application.

Lotion Bars : Due to its hardness, it's often incorporated into lotion bars, giving them a stable structure while offering skin moisturizing benefits. In creams and lotions, it can act as an emulsifier, helping to combine water and oils for a smooth consistency.

You can also use it to make things like:

Vegan Candles: While its high melting point and hardness don't make it the primary choice for candles, a blend of this wax and coconut oil can produce beautiful, vegan-friendly candles that burn cleanly.

Food Wraps: By melding it with ingredients like pine resin and tea tree or jojoba oil, one can craft reusable food wraps. Simply spread the mixture on clean cotton fabric, and after some experimentation, you'll have sustainable food wraps at the ready.

Polishes: In DIY projects, carnauba wax is often employed in natural furniture or car polishes, imparting a shiny finish due to its glossy nature.

As with all skincare products and ingredients, it's essential to listen to your body and consult with a trusted healthcare professional, especially if you have specific health concerns or conditions.

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