Menthol (Vicks) stones for cold, headache, and obstructed airways – immediate and refreshing effectIt comes in a 20g and 100 gr sizes.
Menthol is a member of the mint and mint family. It is naturally obtained from wild mint and mint leaves. This oil, especially obtained from the leaves of the Mentha arvensis plant, is separated by steam distillation method and the menthol agent is obtained.
It is extracted from mint leaves by steam distillation, frozen and dried to obtain menthol crystals. Menthol crystals are solid at room temperature. The usage area of menthol, which has been used since ancient times, is quite wide.
Menthol refreshes the skin; It is used in skin fresheners such as after shave and sunburn lotions.
It is used as a mint flavoring and bad odor masker in medicines, food and perfumes.
Due to this type of properties, it is widely used in toothpaste, cough drops, throat lozenges, ice cream, chewing gum, shampoo, skin masks, paper tissues.