Lanolin is an alternative to Vaseline.
Lanolin is the secretions from sheep sebaceous glands.
For lanolin, talk to Candide on Eldorado Isle
The molecular formula for Lanolin is C4H7NO4
The oil is known as lanolin
lanolin is made in the sebaceous glands in wool animals, like sheep.
No. Petroleum jelly is a byproduct of the refining of oil. Lanolin is extracted from the skin of sheep.
Because technically, lanolin IS a wax.
I have used automotive hand cleaners with lanolin, 3 times a day and the warts were completely gone in 3 days, not sure if it is the lanolin in it that removes the wart though.
Lanolin is secreted by glands in the skin of animals that have wool, like sheep. People have body hair, and not wool, so lanolin will not be found naturally in the human body.
Due to the lanolin
Lanolin. There's a fabulous explanation at http://www.answers.com/topic/lanolin?cat=health
Lanolin is the oil or compound that forms on sheep's' skin. Its chemical formula is C48H69NO6. It has a molecular weight of 756.0646.
No, Shea butter is made from Shea nuts that have been processed into a hard butter and Lanolin is the oil extracted from Sheep wool.
Raw Sheep's wool contains a fine oil to waterproof the wool and keep it nice and flexible. This oil is called, "Lanolin", and you can buy it at many stores.
The oil in a sheep's wool is called Lanolin. For more information click on the link below.... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lanolin