Menthol Crystals, 5 lbs
Menthol crystals are cooling, refreshing, and have a pleasantly strong minty aroma. They are often used in cosmetics, salves, balms, medicated creams, throat lozenges, toothpaste, mouthwash, gum, foot sprays, pain relief or cooling body products, shampoos, conditioners, liniments, shaving creams, oral or throat sprays, compresses, medicated oils, and cooling gels. Menthol crystals are excellent for use in these products to help relieve muscular aches and pains, coughing, congestion, the flu, and upper respiratory problems. Since Menthol crystals are so concentrated, only a very small amount is needed within products. When purchasing Menthol crystals remember that a good quality menthol crystal usually contains not less than 99.4% menthol.
Botanical name- Mentha arvensis
Extraction- Crystallized quick frozen (Cold extracted)
Shelf life- 3 years
Notes- Stores well under most conditions, but excessive humidity may cause it to cake up and harden. Exposure to levels of high heat will also cause
it to melt. It is best stored at an ambient temperature of about 65-80 degrees.
Applications: Balms, salves, creams, foot products and scalp treatments,
cooling gels and cold remedies, can be irritating to skin and eyes.