Enkaustikos encaustic colors are made from the finest ingredients: we select the most beautiful pigments, the finest Damar Resin, and United States Pharmaceutical Grade (USP) Refined Natural Beeswax. Our paints contain no bleach or synthetic adulterants whatsoever. Using these main ingredients, we manufacture a full color range of professional encaustic paints. 85 colors to date are being milled on our state-of-the-art milling system. All of our color names are based on the actual pigments utilized in the paint-making process so as an artist, you will know exactly what you are working with.