The effective positive component, soothes and cools.
It has a local irritating and antiseptic effect. It stimulates blood vessels and capillaries and expands them. It creates eutectic mixtures with menthol, thymol (other terpenes), benzoic acid, resorcinol, which become liquids by reducing the melting temperature of the general mixture and, as a result, pass from solid state to liquid. This mixture can "dissolve" hard comedones of the skin.
Used in products for oily skin care