As part of the group of B vitamins, panthenol is very easily absorbed and enzymatically converted to pantothenic acid, an important co-factor of numerous enzymes.
Panthenol has moisture-binding properties and strengthens the skin’s protective barrier. It supports the regeneration of the skin. That is why panthenol is often used in products for wound healing.
Due to its skin-soothing properties, panthenol counteracts symptoms of irritated, irritated skin.
To protect the skin, soothe the skin and support its regeneration, the use of panthenol in products for sensitive skin is particularly well suited.