IntegriVITAMIN DL Panthenol
In topical cosmetics, product manufacturers often use panthenol as a moisturizer. It converts to Vitamin B5 in the skin and is also formulated in many cosmetics as a softening, soothing, and anti-irritant agent. It also helps your skin build up a barrier against irritation and water loss.
Vitamin B-5 is essential for the body, as well as for the skin, and hair. Panthemol is a derivative of Vitamin B5 and is a staple of many skin care products, such as lotions and cleansers. It’s also found in cosmetics such as lipstick, foundation, and mascara. Panthenol also appears in creams made to treat insect bites, poison ivy, and even diaper rash.
IntegriVITAMIN DL Panthenol is a white and hygroscopic powder. It is a racemic mixture of the dextrorotatory and levorotatory isomers of Panthenol, the alcohol analogue of Pantothenoic Acid. It is freely soluble in water, ethanol, methanol and propylene glycol, and is soluble in ether, slightly soluble in glycerin, insoluble in vegetable oils, mineral oils and fats.
IntegriVITAMIN DL Panthenol is the Provitamin of DL-Pantothenic Acid (Vitamin B5), which plays a key role in the human intermediary metabolism. Deficiency of Vitamin B5 can result in many dermatalogical disorders. DL-Panthenol is applied in pharmaceutical industry and almost all types of cosmetic preparations.