Crafter's Choice Smooth & Creamy Lotion Bar Additive is a beeswax derivative that has gained tremendous popularity in lotion bar and lip balm formulas. It prevents the grainy texture shea butter typically exhibits when cooled. When added at 5%, shea butter lotion bars are smooth and creamy. Can also be used in solid perfume, soap and soap frosting. Popular Products That Use This Ingredient: Lotion Bars. Solid Perfume. Physical Form: White Pastilles Solubility: Insoluble in Water Country of Origin: United States International Nomenclature of Cosmetic Ingredients (INCI): Polyglycerol-3 Beeswax Common Name Ingredient Listing (FDA Approved): Polyglycerol-3 Beeswax Directions: Measure by weight. Add to formula as directed. Recommended use levels: Lip Products: 2%, Increase as Desired Lotions: 5%, Increase as Desired Storage: Room temperature. Air tight container. Best Used By: One year from date of purchase. Shelf Life Once Used in Manufacturing: One year from manufacturing date. California Prop 65 Statement: This product is not on the CA Prop 65 list of toxic chemicals. This product conforms to the reporting requirements of California Proposition 65 (Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986). We are conforming to the regulation by reporting the existence, or lack thereof, of ingredients deemed reportable by the above mentioned regulations via a Safety Data Sheet (SDS), in Section 15 "Regulatory Information." Ingredients from Natural Food Sources (NFS) and are exempt from reporting in accordance with Title 27, § 25501(a).