Beeswax is a natural secretion of honey bees that feed on living botanicals.
Our Yellow Filtered Beeswax Pellets possesses the beautiful, sweet aroma of honey. Our present lot is a pale creamy yellow hue. As a natural product, however, the exact color may change between lots from pale yellow to a medium brown.
Our Yellow Filtered Beeswax Pellets is a premium quality, pure beeswax that is filtered to remove any impurities and is then pastillated into pearls for ease of use.
Yellow Filtered Beeswax Pellets can be used in creams, lotions, balms, body butters and other formulations where a smooth or creamy consistency is desired. Beeswax can lend emollient, softening properties to the finished product while acting as a humectant and thickening agent. It can also help stabilize emulsions and provide rigidity to stick formulations. Balms made with beeswax benefit from smooth application and a lustrous appearance.
Yellow Filtered Beeswax Pellets are Perfectly Suited for the Following Personal Care Applications:
- Skin Care
- Lip Care
- Hair Care
Yellow Filtered Beeswax Pellet Properties:
- Emulsifying Agent
- Lends Rigidity to Cosmetics and Soaps
- Color: Pale Yellow to Medium Brown
- Aroma: Sweet, Honey-Like Beeswax Aroma
- Melting Point: 144-163 Degrees F (62-67 Degrees C)
- Hydrocarbon Value: 14-16%
- Ester Value: 70-80 (KOH, mg/g)
- Fatty Acid Value: 17-24 (KOH, mg/g)
Recommended Usage Rate:
*Typical Shelf Life begins on the date of manufacture and is defined as the typical shelf life of an ingredient when it is stored and handled properly. The Typical Shelf Life is offered as a general guideline. It should not be considered to be an expiration date. Many ingredients are usable beyond the stated date, especially when stored and handled very carefully.