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Candelilla Wax Pellets

Candelilla Wax

£4.79 inc.VAT

£3.99 exc. VAT
In stock SKU: S03190

Common Name

Candelilla Wax Pellets


Euphorbia cerifera (Candelilla) Wax


Candelilla Wax is extracted from the leaves and stems of the Candelilla shrub Euphorbia antisyphilitica which are boiled in an acidic solution before going through an additional process to remove the final wax product. The finished beads are Brown Yellow to Golden Yellow in colour.


North Mexico and Southern Texas


Candelilla Wax can be a Vegan alternative to Beeswax. Product is supplied in Pellet form. Can be used in soap-making in the same way as beeswax and also in the manufacture of Candles, Lip Gloss, and Lip Balms, where it helps to improve the hardness and gloss of the finished product. Candelilla Wax is Alcohol soluable, but not soluable in water. Melting Point is 69 - 75C. Saponification Value is 43 - 65.