Why Candelilla Wax for Ooh La La AMS Lip Balms?
What is candelilla wax used for?
This unique wax is very similar to beeswax in texture and scent, and it poses many of the same benefits. It is an excellent humectant, works wonders for moisturizing dry skin, and is incredibly soothing.
Candelilla wax is non comedogenic so it won't clog pores, and is safe to use on oily skin types.
Properties of Candelilla Wax
Being very rich in nutrients, Candelilla wax is easily absorbed into skin. Subsequently, it acts as a barrier and helps in preventing loss of moisture. Candelilla wax effectively binds ingredients in a product alongside creating a workable texture. In other words Candelilla wax can be utilized for stiffening the texture of products without hardening them. It is also used as an emulsifier in products with creamy consistency because it prevents both oil and water components from separating.