Provitamin B5 in powder form (synonyms: dl-pantothenyl alcohol, pantothenol, dexpanthenol) is the alcohol analog of pantothenic acid (vitamin B5). 100% pure (racemic mixture of l-panthenol and d-panthenol).
- Penetrates readily into skin and hair
- Has good moisturizing and softening properties
- Has been shown to improve the appearance of irritated skin and is often used as rejuvenating agent
- Gives the hair moisture and shine and reduces split ends
Add to water phase of formulas, usual final concentration 0.5-5%. For external use only.
Creams, lotions, shampoos, conditioners, body washes, makeup.
White to off-white crystalline powder
Soluble in water & alcohol, not in oils
Store light-protected at a cool and dry place
Country of Origin
Raw Material Source
Propanolamine and beta-dimethylbutyrolactone
Panthenol is synthetically produced by combining propanolamine and beta-dimethylbutyrolactone.
Not animal tested
GMO-free (does not contain plant-derived components)
Does not contain animal-derived components