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menthoxypropanediol

Synthetic derivative of menthol. Carries the same potential for sensitivity as menthol. Menthoxypropanediol is most often used in lip-plumping products.

References for this information:

Archives of Dermatological Research, 1996, issue 5-6, pages245-248

Somatosensory & Motor Research,1992, issue 3, pages 235-244

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