Personal care and cosmetics

Serving all personal care markets

As the global market leader in chemical and ingredients distribution, Brenntag continuously aligns with premier specialty ingredient suppliers. We are passionate about providing the best possible and most current product offerings to our personal care ingredient customers. Our Personal Care team can leverage the full range of our global supply chain and product range to devise the perfect solution to your business challenges.

We are a team of cosmetic chemicals experts committed to maximizing your benefits from our products. We pride ourselves on developing innovative solutions for our clients and suppliers in the personal care industry, meeting your needs while keeping up with the latest trends. When it comes to care products and decorative cosmetics, our sales and technical specialists’ have earned a very good reputation with their professionalism and competence.

Getting all made up

State of the art personal care laboratory services

In our state-of-the-art personal care formulation laboratories, we develop tailor-made, novel formulations, and concepts to differentiate your products. We offer a comprehensive range of ingredients, including:

Our Range of Products

  • Actives
  • Botanical Extracts
  • Chelating Agents
  • Colors and pigments
  • Emollients
  • Emulsifiers
  • Natural Oils
  • Optical Brightening Agents
  • Preservatives
  • Rheology modifiers
  • Silicones
  • Surfactants
  • UV Filters
  • Waxes

  • Fragrances and fragrance ingredients
  • Essential oils
  • Performance polymers
  • Butters
  • Fatty alcohols, fatty acids and esters
  • Conditioners
  • Esters
  • Color effects
  • Pigments
  • Exfoliants
  • Solubilizers
  • Elastomers
  • Film formers
  • Others

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 Personal Care labs to 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.

Moisturizer is a must

Our fingers are on the pulse of the industry

Observing safety regulations and technical standards is critical at Brenntag. 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. 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.

Shop for commodity and specialty personal care ingredients online

Brenntag is a complete distributor for cosmetic chemicals suppliers. If there's a product or type of product in the personal care sector you don’t see or aren’t sure whether we carry, please get in touch, and ask us.

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Contact us today to find out more about our product offerings, to ask us any questions, or to let us know how we can assist you with a specific application.