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During in-cosmetics 2016 in Paris Surfachem's principal suppliers introduced a range of new concepts and ingredients for the personal care and beauty market.


Discover all of the latest ingredients below... 



Tego Solve 55

A new PEG free solubiliser with comparable performance to industry benchmarks including PEG-40 Hydrogentated Castor Oil for solubilising fragrance and essential oils.

Elements of Care

Everyday the skin is exposed to environmental stress from UV radiation, dust, air pollution and even from air conditioning. Protecting and rejuvenating the skin from our day to day environment is an ever growing trend. In 'elements of care' Evonik introduce a range of multi-functional formulations designed to increase well-being without impacting your regular beauty regime. 

Sensory Kaleidoscope

The interactive sensory tool! Sensory kaleidoscope offers the opportunity to develop a product with a specifically desired skin feel, taking Evonik's emulsifier experience to a whole new level of sensation.




Carbopol SMART Polymers

The next generation of Carbopol Polymers. Carbopol SMART polymers are specifically designed for surfactant based cleansing systems and do not require neutralising to provide thickening.

Carbopol SMART polymers offer excellent clarity, suspension and viscosity across a broad pH range. 

Avalure Flex-6 Polymer

Multifunctional polymer that emulsifies, stabilises and suspends colour and UV filters as well as efficient film forming. Specifically designed for water,  sand and wear resistant formulations in sun, colour and skin care applications. 

Sweet Escape 2.0

After the successful launch of Sweet Escape in 2015 Lubrizol are back with a new generation of optimised formulations that offer unique and interesting sensory properties for skin care applications. 

Styl'IN Hair care

A range of new formulations that offer innovative format and texture to provide on trend hair care formulations that offer lifestyle, attitude and fashion. 

Colour Protection

Drawing on Lubrizol's extensive hair care experience, their new colour protection concept provides formulations tips on how to develop solutions that protect the hair whilst offering excellent aesthetics and sensory properties. 

Express Your True Colours

New colour cosmetics concept of formulations which provide high pigment loading, extreme mildness with visual and long lasting results.




Ninol CAA

Naturally derived aesthetics enhancer and fragrances solubliser. Can be used to replace Cocamide MEA and DEA in cleansing formulations.

Sulphate Free Formulations

A new concept that utilises Stepan's extensive knowledge of surfactants to introduce systems that are mild to the skin, cost effective, whilst offering exceptional viscosity and foaming characteristics. 





Patented antibacterial molecule which provides effective control across a range of application including skin care, hair care, oral care and deodorants. Can be used to replace triclosan in personal care formulations. 

Salidine ACT &

Salidine HCL

 Antibacterial agents for personal care applications.

Saliguard PBC &

Saliguard PBU

'Free from' preservative blends based on phenoxyethanol combined with undecylinic acid or chlorophenesin 

Salicap CSA

Exfoliating agent for chemical peels. 

Salidant DMH LFC

 DMDM Hydantoin with low formaldehyde content.

Salisol BMZ

 Bemotrizinol UV Filter.

Salilite NBR &

Salilite HR

Skin whitening agents.




Prestige Passion Pink

Pastel pink with sparkling blue undertone, ideal for face powder and eye shadows.

Prestige Pearly Almond

Medium to dark skin toned pearl with yellowish undertone, suitable for blemish correction. Ideal for use in face powders and eye shadows.

Prestige Autumn Sky

Brilliant beige with a deep golden undertone. Ideal for us in face powders and eye shadows.

Prestige Radiant Red

Brilliant wine red with blue undertone. Suitable replacement for Carmine. Ideal for use in face powders, lipsticks and eye shadows



Erylite (Erythritol)

Naturally derived humectant for personal care and sweetener for oral care applications. New studies by Jungbunzlauer demonstrate excellent moisturising properties with a greater performance than glycerine reported in skin and hair care applications. 


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