pigment dispersants Xicare™ Dispersants enable water-based emulsions for daily wear SPF and color cosmetic formulations. Xicare Dispersants allow for even coverage and less white cast in sun care while providing an improved and lightweight feel for all-day wear.
plasticizers To enhance their versatility and effectiveness, plasticizers play a pivotal role in adhesive formulations. By imparting flexibility and workability to adhesives, plasticizers enable them to withstand movement and stress without compromising bond integrity. Plasticizers allow for the customization of adhesive properties to meet industry-specific requirements, enabling adhesives to excel in automotive, construction, packaging, and electronics applications.
repellents Ticks and mosquitoes are drawn to skin odors and the carbon dioxide we exhale. They can use heat and visual cues to find possible hosts. Repellents help to mask smell and detour insects from finding these human or animal hosts.
scalp care Dandruff is a common condition causing the skin on the scalp to flake. Although it isn’t contagious, dandruff can be embarrassing and difficult to treat. Signs of dandruff include itchy scalp and skin flakes that can appear on the scalp, along the hair shaft, and on the shoulders. Dandruff tends to flare up in cold, dry seasons. Seborrheic dermatitis is a severe form of dandruff, where more fungus is present on the scalp where flaking and redness are found.
shea butter & shea butter derivatives Our broad selection of Shea Butter (Butyrospermum Parkii) and Shea Butter derivatives consist of rich content of bio-active triterpene esters, such as lupeol and amyrin cinnamates, provides beneficial effects including anti-irritation, anti-inflammatory, and enhanced UV-B protection to many personal care applications.
shea butter-derived emollients Shea-derived emollients are well-known for their natural and sustainable qualities, offering remarkable advantages in sunscreens and lotions. Enriched with a blend of fatty acids, vitamins, and antioxidants, they provide deep hydration, nourishment, and protection to the skin.
skin care 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.
specialty & wood-free paper High-quality and innovative solutions that improve specialty & wood-free paper are needed to protect moments in our lives, from birthday cards to family photos. Our specialty & wood-free paper solutions enhance paper appearance through preservation by preventing discoloration and strengthening the overall image and quality.