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It is a vegetable wax obtained from the fronds of the carnauba tree (Copernicia cerifera).

What Is It?

It is a natural ingredient primarily used as a thickening agent & texture enhancer in skin care  & hair care products.

What Does Research Say About This Ingredient?

It also has film-forming & absorbent properties. It can be used to impart glossy shine to the product.

Benefits of Carnauba (Copernicia cerifera) Wax on Skin/Hair after Topical Application

When used topically, it creates a protective layer & adds a glow to the skin. It also imparts shine to hair strands.