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D Panthenol is most commonly utilized in moisturizers, ointments, eye drops, nasal sprays, and shampoos. It is considered as an alcohol analog of pantothenic acid which appears as transparent viscous acid at room temperature. This compound has chemical formula C9H19NO4 with molar mass of 205.25 g/mol. It rapidly gets absorbed in skin after application and oxidized into pantothenic acid. It also finds application in biosynthesis of coenzyme A. D Panthenol is the main component in shampoos which seals hair shafts and provide them shiny & glossy appearance. It also possesses numerous benefits for skin with ability to improve elasticity, reduce itching & inflammation, and accelerates wound healing.