Lanolin oil is a product of Lanolin wax. The lanolin wax is subjected to low temperature fractional crystallization. This isolates the liquid esters of the regular anhydrous lanolin. In formulations and recipes it provides a lighter texture than Lanolin wax. It can also be used as a mineral oil substitute in any formulation. It is a great emollient and provides protection for the epidermis from moisture loss. Lanolin oil softens the skin and is a good humectant making it ideal for use in balms, hair treatments and conditioners, body oils, bath oils, rich creams, cosmetics and other products. It can also be used to treat chapped lips, diaper rash, dry skin, itchy skin, rough feet, minor cuts, minor burns and skin abrasions.
Lanolin Anhydrous USP Grade is a natural, high quality purified lanolin derived from sheeps wool. Lanolin is one of the best substances for use on delicate, dry or chapped skin as it provides a protective barrier on the skin and helps to hold moisture into the skin. It is often a key ingredient in chapsticks, creams, shaving lotions, and skin moisturizers and commonly used to soothe rashes, minor burns and abrasions.
It has a thick, oily consistency and is golden yellow in color.