Carnauba Wax s a wax of the leaves of the palm Copernicia prunifera native to Brazil. It is soluble in alcohol but not water and has a melting point of 80-85 degrees C.
Copernicia prunifera (carnauba) wax
Lipsticks, Lip balms, Creams, protective ointments.
Add to the fat portion of formula when emulsification is required and melt before use.
Provides moisture, increases the thickness of a non gel formula and improves the consistency and stability due to its high melt point. Provides good skin protection.