PERSONAL CARE & COSMETICS | PERSONAL CARE

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In Personal Care and Cosmetics, specialty chemicals play an important role; not only to enhance the visual aspect of the final product but also to provide a soft touch, clean feeling and moisturizing benefits to the end user. To that end, Isochem works closely with manufacturers of additives to provide our customers with the right additives that help them achieve those distinctive benefits that gives their products a competitive advantage in their market place.

Isochem is a leading distributor of specialty chemicals used in Personal Care and Cosmetic manufacturing. Working with a range of global manufacturers we source and supply a wide range of high performance personal care solutions for our local customers involved in production of Hair Care, Skin Care and Oral products.

We can utilise our relationships with our suppliers to offer product development and formulation recommendations. Our portfolio includes specialty surfactants, conditioners, silicones together with a range of other actives and additives.

Chemicals in the Personal Care and Cosmetics categories

Applications

  • Mascara and Eyeliners


  • Lip Products


  • Foundation


  • Nail Care

Functions

  • Film forming polymers and resins


  • Gloss


  • Thixotropy


  • Thickening


  • Transfer Resistance


  • Spreadability

Applications

  • Enhancing Shine


  • Flow and Volume


  • Anti-dandruff


  • Repair


  • Moisturizing


  • Light-feel


  • Rinse-off and Leave-on conditioners


  • Oil treatments

Functions

  • Solubilizer


  • Preservatives


  • Surfactants


  • Fragrance


  • Conditioners, Emollients & Refatting agent


  • Actives


  • Pearlizers & Opacifiers


  • Rheology modifiers

Applications

  • Toothpaste

Functions

  • Abrasion


  • Enamel protection


  • Repair


  • Precipitated Silica


  • Fluoropolymers


  • Sodium Lauryl Sulphate

Applications

  • Skin Moisture


  • Sun Care

Functions

  • Ready to use cream bases


  • Preservatives


  • Emollient


  • Emulsifiers


  • Actives


  • Fragrances


  • Foaming surfactants


  • Alcohols