Menthol Crystals, also known as DL-Menthol, are extracted from mint leaves (Mentha Arvensis). It is a clear, colorless oblong form like rock crystals carrying a typical peppermint odor.
Menthol Crystals contribute a cooling sensation to the skin, calm irritation, itching, and burning, eliminate blackheads and whiteheads, diminish the appearance of dark spots and age spots, and promote clearer skin. They also cleanse and moisturize the skin, leaving it looking radiant, firmer, and smoother. It is also used in hair whereby Menthol Crystals regulate oil production, remove dandruff buildup, eliminate or reduce the number of lice and nits, repair damage, remove pollutants and excess sebum, alleviate inflammation and irritation, stimulate circulation, purify the strands, promote the hair’s natural luster, and encourage the growth of longer, stronger, and more lush hair.
It is completely soluble in alcohol and essential oils. With a melting point of 42-44°C, menthol crystals are easily solubilized in slightly warmed fixed oils and are used to create balms, salves, creams, foot products, scalp treatments, cooling gels, and cold remedies due to its cooling and refreshing properties.
Disclaimer: Store at a cool room temperature.