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Candelilla Wax

Candelilla Wax - Cire de candelilla

Candelilla Wax is a Vegan alternative to Beeswax

Item# Item Name Our Price Qty Add
CW050 Candelilla Wax - 50g
CW100 Candelilla Wax - 100g
CW250 Candelilla Wax - 250g
CW500 Candelilla Wax - 500g
CW1KG Candelilla Wax - 1kg
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Candelilla Wax
Candelilla Wax is a Vegan alternative to Beeswax

Candelilla wax is derived from the leaves and stems of a the small Candelilla shrub which is native to northern Mexico. The wax is obtained from a scale-like covering on the leaves and stalks. After drying in the sun for two weeks, the leaves and stems are boiled and the wax is skimmed from the surface. This produces a natural vegetable wax that can be used as a vegan and sustainable alternative to Beeswax.

Possible Uses: Candelilla Wax is used as an emollient, thickening and solidifying agent.It has been used in the following products: lip balms, salves, lip sticks, massage bars, soaps, mascara, eye liner, eye shadow, foundation and candles.

Note: When substituting for Beeswax, use half the quantity you would if using Beeswax.

For external use only.

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Average Customer Review: Average Customer Review: 5 of 5 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 2 CLICK HERE TO WRITE YOUR REVIEW

  6 of 6 people found the following review helpful:
5 of 5 Used for hair pomade April 19, 2021
Reviewer: anon from Edmonton, AB Canada  
I used half the candelilla wax than if I was using beeswax. The product turned out well, it just takes a while to melt. It comes in little granules which speeds the melting process and makes weighing amounts very easy!

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  5 of 5 people found the following review helpful:
5 of 5 Candelilla Wax May 8, 2020
Reviewer: Sandi Chadwick from Saskatoon, SK Canada  
Great emulsifier! I use it in so many of my products.

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