$23.50 – $122.00
Lanolin is a natural, organic, renewable raw-material originating from the natural secretion of the sebaceous glands of sheep. Lanolin has been known since ancient times for its skin treating properties. Is excellent for use in Lip balms, hand creams and as a protective barrier against constant contact with moisture. Is often used in Nipple ointments for lactating mothers, providing softening & healing in the early days of Breastfeeding.
Lanolin, also called wool wax or wool grease, it is secreted by the sebaceous glands of wool-bearing animals.
This Lanolin comes from domestic sheep breeds that are raised specifically for their wool. Lanolin is a wax made up mainly of a mixture of esters, fatty alcohols (cholesterols, lano-sterol, agno-sterol, cerylic alcohol, cetyl alcohol, lano-octadecyl alcohol, carnaubylic alcohol), with a small percentage of these alcohols in their free state and combined with a mixture of fatty acids, namely palmic acid, myristic acid, capric, butic, lognoceric and cerotic acids.