100% pure beeswax pellets are very easy to use and work with. Beeswax pellets are perfect for making candles, soaps, lotions, lip balm and hand and facial cream. Some people also use them to make dreadlocks. Beeswax is a natural secretion of the honey bee, Apis Mellifera. It is widely used in the cosmetics industry as an emulsifier, emollient an a thickener. Beeswax soothes the skin, protects it from dehydration and provides antibacterial properties.