As a top distributor of personal care ingredients in the United States, Brenntag is passionate about providing the best possible products to its personal care ingredient customers. Brenntag recognizes personal care is a rapidly evolving industry, with competitors constantly looking for that new formulation to distinguish them from the pack.

Gain Access to the Finest Personal Care & Cosmetic Ingredients

When you partner with Brenntag as your personal care chemical distributor, you not only get access to the finest personal care and cosmetic chemicals, but also the finest team of cosmetic chemical suppliers. They are trained to assess your business and determine the best Brenntag personal care products and services to benefit you.

Brenntag Personal Care is comprised of a dedicated team committed to discovering innovative solutions. We built an outstanding reputation for providing superior, solution-oriented support to exceed the needs and expectations of our partners.

If you’re ready to take your personal care business to the next level with a trusted and dedicated personal care industry chemicals distributor in North America, we’re ready to get started with you.

To learn more about Brenntag personal care industry chemicals or how Brenntag can benefit personal care ingredient suppliers, contact us today or download our Personal Care Product List.


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:

  • Actives
  • Emollients
  • Emulsifiers
  • Natural Oils
  • Preservatives
  • Silicones
  • Surfactants
  • UV Filters

Brenntag is a complete distributor for any cosmetic chemicals supplier, so if there’s a product or type of product in the personal care space you don’t see or aren’t sure whether or not we carry, please get in touch and ask us. As a company designed to service any major cosmetic chemicals supplier or customer in the United States, we’re sure we can accommodate you, and perhaps steer you toward products you didn’t even know you needed but could benefit your business tremendously.

Intimately understanding your business’s needs and operating environment

Remember, Brenntag is more than just a personal care ingredient distributor — we are a team of cosmetic chemicals experts committed to maximizing the benefits you gain from the products we offer. When you join forces with the Brenntag team, you will be partnered with a local account representative to function as your gateway to the entire Brenntag organization.

Our Personal Care team can leverage the full breadth of our global supply-chain and product range to devise the perfect solution to your business problems. Our customers in the personal care chemicals space have an advantage other personal care ingredient distributors simply cannot match.

Our customers and suppliers are intimately linked to an organization with a strong presence throughout North America and benefit from our local expertise and quick response capabilities for all applications, including:

Assorted Soaps
  • Baby Care
  • Bath & Body
  • Color Cosmetics
  • Fragrances
  • Natural & Organics
  • Oral Care
  • Skin & Hair Care
  • Sun Care


Given the ubiquitous nature of cosmetic products today, safety and technical standards are an increasingly important issue for the industry. Brenntag Personal Care works closely with suppliers to ensure ingredients are safe and reliable, and our supply-chain is transparent throughout.

Personal care industry chemicals have always been under scrutiny by organizations and environmental safety groups. While we applaud community efforts to maintain strong safety standards in personal care chemical distribution and use, we understand it can cause concern for those in the industry. You don’t want an innocent mistake to bring about costly fines or unwanted media attention. Our commitment to safety and to understanding industry safety requirements and standards is yet another major benefit of partnering with Brenntag.

We will help you fulfill the industry’s most stringent requirements and regulations. Our in-house market experts have their fingers tightly on the industry’s pulse to keep you ahead of the curve on new products and emerging industry trends, granting you access to our renowned technical and industry expertise as well as our extensive line-up of products.


Being a top distributor of chemicals in the United States has its advantages. One of those advantages is being able to amass an enormous line of personal care ingredients to supply your company. Whether you’re a local wholesaler, a small boutique or a major cosmetics chain, we have enough products to fill your inventory and even help you expand your operation.

The list below is a snapshot of the thousands of products we have available.

Active IngredientsDispersantsPEGS/PEG Esters
Alcohols & Ethyl AlcoholsEmollientsPlasticizers
Amino AcidsFatty AcidsPropellants
Anionic SurfactantsFillersProteins
Anticaking AgentsFilm FoamersRheology Modifiers
Anti-foamers / DefoamersFixativesSpecialty Polymers
AntimicrobialsFlavoring AgentsStearates
AntioxidantsFlow AgentsSurface treatments
Antistatic AgentsFoam Boosters / StabilizersSurfactants
BindersFragrance Retention AgentsTalc
Bleaching AgentsGellantsThickeners
BotanicalsGlycerin / Glycerol EstersTitanium Dioxides
Buffering & Neutralizing AgentsHumectantsUV Absorbers
BuildersMicaUV Stabilizers
Cationic SurfactantsMineral Oils / PetrolatumsVitamins
Cellulose GumsMinerals & PigmentsWaterproofing Agents
Chelating AgentsNatural SurfactantsWaxes
Color StabilizersNon-Ionic SurfactantsWetting Agents
Conditioning AgentsParaffin WaxesWhite Oils