To give unto them beauty for ashes, the oil of JOY for mourning. ~ Isaiah 61:3

ash&oil Stearic Acid vegetable source 4 oz bag

Stearic Acid (vegetable source 4 oz bag.

Used to harden wax, creating an opaque appearance.
Stearic acid is also added to soap to make it harder, and allows it to last longer. Add approximately 1 Tablespoon stearic acid per pound of soap.

Can also be used up to 3% in lotions/creams to thicken them.