It is obtained by distillation & crystallization of mentha oil obtained from mentha arvensis oil.
- It could be used for short term relief of minor sore throat & irritation.
- Owing to its analgesic properties, it is used to relieve minor aches & pains
- It is used in decongestants
- It is used in products to treat sunburns, relieves razor burn.
- It is used in oral hygiene products.
- It is used in perfumery.
- It is used in hair conditioners
- It is used as an antispasmodic & smooth muscle.
It is waxy, crystalline substance clear or white in color which is solid at room temp
. And melts slightly above.SAFETY & PRECAUTIONS
Do not ingest pure menthol directly, it could be poisonous.