ct

Current Issue cover

Symrise's Frescolat ML Found to Have Deodorant Efficacy

Contact Author Michele Behrens
Close
Fill out my online form.

New data from Symrise has found Frescolat ML can also be used for deodorant formulations.

 

Symrise has updated its data on Frescolat ML (INCI: Menthyl Lactate), which was found to support deodorant activity.

Previously: Symrise’s SymReboot OC Promotes Healthy Oral Care as Probiotic

Symrise's latest studies show that in addition to delivering freshness, Frescolat ML supports deodorant activity in two ways:

  • reducing body odor: limiting underarm sweat odor up to 48 hr by managing the formation of odorous sweat compounds and;
  • acting on the axillary microbiome management: decreasing sweat odor by reducing anaerobic bacteria development only.

The active is available in three formats to fit a variety of formulation needs: Frescolat ML, containing L-menthol and natural lactic acid; Frescolat ML Nat. as 100% natural menthyl lactate; and Frescolat ML Cryst. as crystalline menthyl lactate.

According to the company, a patent has been filled for Frescolat ML regarding efficacy on anaerobic bacteria.

Related Content

 

Close

Next image >