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Create efficacious skin care formulations with our beauty ingredients. We develop active, emotive, effect and chassis ingredients that will help you formulate innovative and effective products with unique textures and trendy concepts that answer the needs of the consumer; regardless of their region or their beauty routine.

Here, you can find our most popular body care and facial care ingredients to create simple formulations or bring new life to your highly sophisticated skin care formulations. Find your next inspirational formula idea or key ingredient by browsing through trending skin care areas that feature our targeted skin care ingredients for these hot topics.

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The Skin Microbiome - Maintaining a Healthy Balance

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Arlasense™ V5

Arlasense V5, with its vegan suitable* credentials, can deliver functionality, aesthetics and ethics all in one ingredient. It has an appealing sensory, high degree of skin spreading and wide pH tolerance. May be used as a sensory alternative to silicone. Has a very low viscosity and freeze point. Ether chemistry enables it to function as essentially a non-polar material.

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Sederma active ingredients supplier


Ameyezing™ is a new naturally derived cosmetic active ingredient is effective on both hyperpigmented and vascular dark circles: Eco-socio-designed, this ingredient is obtained from supercritical CO2 extraction of Zingiber zerumbet rhizomes, sourced in the Southern-East region of Madagascar from an Ecocert For Life labelled responsible enterprise.

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Crodarom Banana Flower EC

Crodarom® Banana Flower EC

As a natural booster of good mood, this flower sustainably sourced in Mayotte with hydrating and prebiotic powers, brings a tropical touch to cosmetics.

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Ageing beautifully

Ageing doesn't mean losing beauty when using powerful and renowned ingredients. Discover our range of anti-ageing active ingredients to offer innovative solutions to age beautifully and meet consumers' new expectations, whatever their age.

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Body care

The skin is the largest organ in the body and protecting and caring for it forms a dynamic part of the skin care market. Discover our extensive range of chassis and active ingredients for body care.

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Effortless cleansing

High-performance ingredients including purifying ingredients, gentle cleansing surfactants, low foam emulsifiers and natural exfoliants to easily remove long-lasting make-up, dirt or pollution particles.

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Complexion enhancing

A flawless complexion depends on numerous factors: blemishes, hyperpigmented areas, redness, dark circles, acne, fatigue or uneven tone ... Discover our solutions to always be selfie-ready!

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Our moisturising solutions include humectants and emollients for skin care formulations but there are many other strategies depending on the sensory you desire.

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Pollution defence

The skin, being one of the first organs in contact with the air, is exposed to numerous pollutants that contribute to damage skin cells; their action being intensified by ultraviolet radiation. The skin is exposed to numerous pollutants, including blue light irradiation, emitted by screens, that contribute to damage skin cells.

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Shaving and antiperspirants

Shaving, hair removal, antiperspirant and deodorant products are used universally and now require other value-added benefits like moisturisation and hair minimising.

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