Benzyl Alcohol is an alcohol with mild pleasant aromatic odor and colorless appearance. It is used as a solvent due to its features like polarity, low toxicity, and low vapor pressure. This aromatic alcohol occurs naturally in various plants as well as can be produced synthetically in a laboratory. It is widely used as a solvent for inks, waxes, shellacs, paints, lacquers, and epoxy resin coatings. As it is aromatic in nature, this alcohol is used in the soap, perfume, and flavor industries. It is an antimicrobial agent and helps in healing of damaged skin.