A hard whitish paraffin wax used with or instead of beeswax.
- Albolene is a moisturizing cleanser containing mineral oil, petrolatum, paraffin, ceresin and beta carotene.
- I find that the beeswax or ceresin seals the leather grain when it is buffed and is an added ounce of prevention.
- Formerly implied refined ozocerite: nowadays may often refer to refined HMP wax manufactured from petroleum or a mixture of such a wax with genuine ceresin.
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