Many of you may have heard of Germaben II as a preservative to you in some of your lotion and cream recipes. According to Majestic Mountain Sage, Germaben is a complete perservative, effective against many kinds of bacteria, yeast and mold. It is a colorless liquid with a slight scent. The odor is not objectionable. It is used as a preservative mostly in lotions and cream but not in soap. If you would like to learn more about a few considerations and a recipe for using Germaben II, then read the article, How to use Germaben II on Majestic Mountain Sage's website.