In skin care, beautiful innovation can be achieved through quality ingredients. Keeping skin looking and feeling healthy is rooted in raw materials. Our expanding portfolio targets problems that consumers are facing in this personal care market, such as acne, redness, and dry skin.
Acne can result from clogged hair follicles under the skin that present as small to large red bumps on the skin. Based on the essential element sulfur, Sulfidal™ Colloidal Sulfur treats acne and skin redness. It has proven efficacy against acne and is a mild alternative to Benzoyl Peroxide and Salicylic Acid. Sulfidal Colloidal Sulfur is a 75% active content sulfur in a protective Acacia Senegal Gum colloid offering a mild and efficacious alternative to improve the appearance of acne.learn more
Skin lightening and brightening solutions are used to help minimize skin discoloration that can be caused by the sun or aging. We provide a broad range of active ingredients that are commonly used in skin care due to their lightening, brightening, and conditioning benefits. These color-correcting ingredients are ideal for formulations such as moisturizers, serums, eye creams, and anti-aging products for the face and body. Actique™ GlyAc70 is a liquid form of Glycolic Acid that exfoliates the skin and boosts collagen to improve skin tone. Niacinamide offers a variety of benefits, such as reducing hyperpigmentation and helping to increase collagen production.
Moisturizing actives work to improve overall skin hydration, providing anti-aging benefits. These ingredients help prevent transepidermal water loss (TEWL) resulting in the skin retaining its youth and elasticity. Skin care ingredients that target dryness have shown to enhance the production of collagen, reduce the appearance of fine lines, and provide a strong hydrating power leading to supple skin. Actique™ Hyal Matrix fits seven different active components into one skin-invigorating ingredient, providing extensive hydration into the skin’s deepest levels.
As the first step in a skin-care routine, cleansing plays a key role in keeping skin balanced. Our nature-based ingredients include surfactants, exfoliants, and BioPure™ GLDA chelating agent which is a 1:1 EDTA replacement. Sucranov™ and Aminosyl™ surfactant product lines offer ready-to-use mild surfactants that aid in a foaming height and a long-lasting dual function, microbead replacements, JarBead™ Clay Beads, offer gentle exfoliation and are a natural alternative to synthetic microplastics and silicone-based beads.
Emollients are essential ingredients in skin care applications due to their superior spreadability and desirable aesthetics. These enriching emollients work to soften and smooth the overall skin appearance and improve skin feel.learn more
|Casmate™ DCA (Dicapryl Adipate)
|General-purpose emollient, lubricious, prolonged playtime
|Naturechem™ GMHS Emulsifier
|Vegetable-based with a higher melting point and improved aesthetics over Glyceryl Stearate
|Naturechem™ PGR Emulsifier
|Propylene Glycol Ricinoleate
|Vegetable-based, desirable alternative to oleates
Sodium hyaluronate is known to be able to stabilize up to 1,000 times its own weight in water. Sodium hyaluronate-based Actique™ Hyal Matrix fits seven different active components into one skin-invigorating ingredient. Suitable for all skin types, Actique Hyal Matrix smooths skin texture, provides instant hydration, and has anti-aging benefits, leading to skin feeling more supple and firm.
Commonly used in serums, masks, and treatments, Glycolic Acid is a popular ingredient used to exfoliate and hydrate the skin for a healthier looking appearance. Due to its small molecular size of 2 microns, it can easily be absorbed into the skin, encouraging cell turnover and shrinking the appearance of pores. Actique™ GlyAc70 gently removes oil and the outermost layer of the skin by dissolving them, leaving behind smooth and glowing skin. Glycolic Acid works to retexturize the skin's surface to brighten and smooth out fine lines and wrinkles to improve our skin’s overall tone. Though a popular product in skin care applications,