Wax: Castor Vegetable Flakes

Price: $14.81

Ricinus communis L. from India.

Castor Vegetable Wax Flakes are a derivative of castor oil. They are produced by the hydrogenation (chemical combination with hydrogen) of pure castor oil, in the presence of a nickel catalyst.

INCI: Hydrogenated Castor Oil.

Appearance: Solid white flakes with little to no odor.

Uses: Castor Wax is heavily used in the cosmetic industry when a waxy component is needed in a formulation. It also acts as a thickening and moisturizing agent. Examples include eyeliner pencils, anti-antiperspirant sticks, body washes, creams, lotions and lipsticks. Castor wax is also used to make liquid soaps.

Compatibility: Castor Wax is compatible with most animal, vegetable and mineral waxes and a large variety of natural and synthetic resins.

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