In cosmetics and skincare products, benzyl alcohol functions as a fragrance component, preservative, solvent, and viscosity-decreasing agent. Most of these functions help to improve the sensory feel and smell of the formulation with little benefit or change to the condition of the skin.
Beauty & Personal Care
Used as a fragrance component,preservative,solvent & viscosity decreasing agent
Used as an antiparasite medication for instance in the the treatment of head lice in people