Menthoxypropanediol

Menthoxypropanediol

Found in: Superlative Body Balm

Key benefits: Cooling agent. Anti-Itch.

Derived from: Mint

 

Menthoxypropanediol is a cooling agent derived from menthol. While its primary pain-relief functions are the same, it has been known to produce cooling effects twice as strong as menthol’s. Studies have also shown that it is effective in providing itch relief related to skin conditions like eczema.