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I was asked to try and help you with this problem. There are several solutions that may help. The first is if your kitty does not get scared of a Blow dryer you can use a metal fine toothed comb and a blow dryer to warm the hair and comb it out. The second option again is a comg that has been heated and to combe through the hair removing the majority of the wax. the last suggestion is to use Mayonnaise in the kitty's hair and comb it though. The mayo should break down the wax with the oils in it and you can comb it through to remove the wax. These are not guaranteed, but worth a try vs shaving the kitty. After the mayo you can bathe the kitty in Blue Dawn dish soap to remove the excess. Mayo. The Patchouli is a natural essential oil and can be toxic if taken in quanity, but we do not know what the concentration is in the amount of wax on your kitty. The best soulution is to try and get the wax removed asap. Joan
Your Kitty should be okay as far as toxicty, but must be very uncomfortable gooming. Here is a link about removing the wax. I am concerned if your baby starts swallowing the wax and it causes problems in the intestinal tract. I hope this helps. Joan
Hope all is well, so if you need me just hit reply! Happy Holidays! Joan
Wanted to see how your Kitty was doing? Hope all the wax is gone and things are back to normal. Joan