Euphorbia, also known as candelilla, is a shrub tree native to Northern Mexico and Texas. The wax that is extracted from the plant stems has film forming properties. The high melting point, glossy and firm consistency are ideal for use in lipsticks.


Plants have been used by manking in dermo-cosmetology since the mists of time. It is interesting to note that all parts of the plant can be used: the roots, leaves and fruit. Numerous clinical studies show the diversity of the principle active ingredients of the plant world and their great superiority, from the point of view of tolerance, over chemistry of synthesis or products of animal origin...

Using plants in cosmetics is a guarantee of effectiveness and tolerance, and it is a real innovation.