Lanolin is a natural oil present in sheeps’ wool. It is recovered from the wool when it is shorn each year. Lanolin has natural moisturizing and protective properties that work very well on the skin as its composition is similar to the lipids found in human skin. Lanolin has other wonderful properties, it is nourishing, soothing, water resistant, non–toxic, sustainable and fully degradable. Lanolin is used as the basis of the Alpine Silk and Merino , and the JC New Zealand collections. Products produced range from pure unrefined lanolin to hand creams, body lotions, and luxurious day creams, night creams and rejuvenating serums.