Brenntag Cosmetics develops innovative solutions for clients and suppliers in the cosmetics industry, meeting their needs while keeping up with the latest trends. When it comes to care products and decorative cosmetics, our sales and technical specialists’ professionalism and expertise have garnered them a sterling reputation. Our product range adheres to all national and international guidelines.

We create customzed formulations, optimize existing formulas, and develop creative concepts for new products, all in Brenntag’s modern cosmetics labs.

Pink lip gloss with brush

For a comfortable lifestyle

Natural cosmetics is a global billion-dollar industry, and experts predict the clean-beauty megatrend will continue growing in the coming years as more and more customers choose make-up and care products with the best ingredients. The countless natural ingredients in Brenntag’s portfolio are sure to elevate your products beyond your customers’ expectations. We can offer you plant- and mineral-based, natural raw materials that conform with certified seals of quality.

Foundations and powders

Inventive prototypes and ingenious formulas

In the dynamic cosmetics market, consumers are constantly on the hunt for newer and better products; they are eager to experiment, and don’t want to miss a trend. To meet individual needs, we work hard in the Brenntag Cosmetics labs formulate the most creative concepts and refined recipes.

We also hone existing recipes to create the perfect product that satisfies all your demands. After our qualified application engineers finish the recipe with a final battery of tests, we take our latest cosmetics innovations on the road to trade fairs around the world and present them to partners, expert audiences and cosmetic manufacturers.

Christina Dean formulating in Brenntag's Personal Care lab

A personal contact for all your needs

At Brenntag, you can address all your questions to a central contact partner who understands your company’s requirements and processes. Your on-site customer adviser is your access point to Brenntag’s complete distribution network.

With our worldwide supply chain and comprehensive range of products, we develop solutions tailored to your needs. Our customers and suppliers benefit from our strong presence in all European markets, our local expertise, and our flexible service in the various fields of application such as skin- and haircare, sun protection, bodily hygiene, decorative cosmetics, and oral hygiene.

Woman blowing pink petals in the air

Always tuned in to the industry

Observing safety regulations and technical standards is critical at Brenntag Cosmetics. We work closely with our suppliers to ensure that the ingredients we deliver are reliable and safe, guaranteeing transparency at every step in the supply chain.

Einblick in unser Kosmetiklabor:


We support you in meeting the cosmetics industry’s strict requirements and regulations. Our experts keep you informed about new products and market developments, are always at your side with technical know-how and industry knowledge, and recommend the best products for you from our comprehensive range.


Antimicrobial agentsComplexing agentsSilicones and silicone derivatives
Essential oilsSolventsSolubilizers
EmollientsLactic acids, lactatesSurfactants
EmulsifiersOxidizing agentsThickeners
MoisturizersPenetration modifiersVitamins
FillersPearlizing agentsWaxes
ColoursPlant oils, butters, and extractsOral care products
PigmentspH adjusters 
	Pia Nagel

Pia Nagel Brenntag GmbH Manager Technical Marketing Cosmetics DACH +49 201 6496 1600