candelilla wax

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Noun1.candelilla wax - a hard brown wax that occurs as a coating on candelilla shrubs
Euphorbia antisyphilitica, candelilla - wax-coated shrub of northern Mexico and southwestern United States
candelilla, Pedilanthus bracteatus, Pedilanthus pavonis - wax-coated Mexican shrub related to Euphorbia antisyphilitica
wax - any of various substances of either mineral origin or plant or animal origin; they are solid at normal temperatures and insoluble in water
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UKPRwire, Tue Aug 23 2016] The report "Food Glazing Agents Market by Ingredient Type (Stearic Acid, Beeswax, Carnauba Wax, Candelilla Wax, Shellac, Paraffin Wax), Ingredient Function, Application (Bakery, Confectionery, Fruits & Vegetables, Functional Foods), & by Region - Global Forecasts to 2021".
The investigators evaluated sunflower wax, rice bran wax and candelilla wax for use in the organogel.
Wildcrafted Candelilla Wax (Euphorbia Cerifera): Natural thickener and moisturizer.
Balm is certified vegan, as it uses candelilla wax rather than a beeswax base.
RADIUS floss is coated in natural, vegan candelilla wax and removes plaque effectively without trauma to the gums.
Botanical Medley contains a blend of botanical ingredients including sunflower oil, jojoba oil and candelilla wax.
This combination, modified with carnauba or candelilla wax (both from plant sources), makes for a stiff "thixotropic" blend that softens when pressure is applied.