Asked in Arts and Crafts
What are the exact ingredients in beeswax candles?
Beeswax candles are made, by definition, from natural beeswax. Beeswax is a compound of "esters of fatty acids and various long chain alcohols," according to Wikipedia. Beeswax can be more or less filtered to remove impurities. You can read about the process at the Cheeky Bee Candle company website:http://cheekybee.com/the-beauty-of-beeswax ...
Asked in Manufacturing, Vegetarianism, Photosynthesis
Is beeswax considered a vegetarian product?
Beeswax is considered a vegetarian product. Vegetarian products contain no animal flesh, there's no dead animal in beeswax. Milk and eggs also fall under this category. However, beeswax is NOT vegan. ...
Asked in Cleaning
How do you simply clean the everyday dirt and grease from a beeswax polished table?
There are many beeswax based polishes out there for this purpose,it will lift the grime and filth from the beeswax finish while replacing the old beeswax at the same time,allow to harden then polish to a shine. ...
Asked in Shopping
Can you make an ointment without the use of beeswax?
You can make ointment without beeswax and use paraffin wax instead. Most people like beeswax because it is more organic. ...
Asked in Bees and Beekeeping
What is the function of beeswax?
Beeswax is a wax secreted by bees from which they make honeycomb; or, the processed form of this wax used in the manufacture of various goods; "Business"; in phrases like mind your own beeswax and none of your beeswax. It can be used to make candles or hairgel or lip balm ...