The oil component of ointments is typically petrolatum; creams tend to contain lanolin .
Although wool can be damaged by moths, it contains lanolin , a naturally occurring oil that protects it from these insects.
Two weeks after application of lanolin, only 24% of fruit treated with lanolin alone remained attached.
Lipids (eg, petroleum, lanolin , mineral oil) block moisture from leaving the skin by using occlusive or semiocclusive materials to form a barrier for the skin to better restore itself.
They contained no artificial colours, drying alcohol, synthetic fragrances, oily lanolin or mineral oil - all staple ingredients in many leading brands.
When the season's over, their wool, meat, and lanolin can be sold for profit.
Lip balm containing beeswax, lanolin , coconut oil or other natural moisturizers is an alternative.
These creams usually contain lanolin , wheat germ and cocoa butter.
The young émigré began by packaging and peddling lanolin - sheep oil - disguising the odor with extracts of lavender, pine bark, and water lilies.
There are currently two main commercial routes to obtain cholesterol: extracting it from the spinal cords of cattle; and from lanolin , the natural grease found on wool.