Mens modal underwear is made from the beech tree pulp. It is therefore a plant based rayon. Modal is considered to be an environmentally-friendly textile option for mens underwear. It is lightweight, stretchy, durable and breathable.
Modal is produced by the Australian company Lenzing AG, which has a trademark for the fabric. Its brands include Lezing Modal, China Modal and Formatex. There are also lighter versions of the material, called Micro Modal and Modal Air. These are an even finer knit. Therefore, the underwear is softer and feels more luxurious.
Modal is often blended with cotton and spandex to give additional strength and stretch to the underwear.
Mens modal underwear is super soft to touch. But the underwear is also breathable and ventilating. It wicks away moisture well. That’s because it is 50% more absorbent than cotton. Therefore, it keeps you cool and dry for longer. It’s a great underwear choice for active men.