If you’re an avid ingredient list reader then you’ve totally seen this organic alcohol before. Benzyl alcohol is mostly used as a preservative and derived from fruits, giving it a pleasant aromatic scent.
Benefits: This derivative helps to preserve and better the texture of skin care formulations.
Skin Types: Most skin types can apply products with benzyl alcohol as it’s one of the most gentle preservatives. If you have a sensitivity to alcohols, avoid benzyl alcohol.