Carnauba wax has a very high melting point the combination of properties leads to many applications, including use in food, cosmetics, automobile and furniture wax, molds for semiconductor devices, and as a coating for dental floss. for the longest-lasting shine and protection, it leaves a deep high gloss shine. carnauba wax beads water up to 12 months. restores all paint finishes to look new. apply the product using circular motions to one section at a time. wipe off with a clean, soft cloth, turning it frequently. wash and dry car. dampen special applicator. allow drying to a haze.