The various products derived from the stabilising, refining and manufacturing ofcrude oil, e.g. fuels, lubricants, greases, bitumen etc.
the words paraffin, propylene glycol, ozokenite, isopropyl myristate, or anything with butyl or propyl in the name indicate that the product is made from petroleum.
An ingredient in heavier skin moisturizers that is oil-based. Not recommended for oily-skin or acne-prone skin.