The Elementis BENTONE® LUXE series of emulsifying gels facilitate the creation of exceptional personal care formulas. Their formulating flexibility, exceptional emulsification properties and rheology control make BENTONE® LUXE gels ideal for innovative skin care and colour cosmetic formulations.
Elementis Specialties offers a range of natural, bio-functional and active ingredients for hair care, skin care and anti-aging formulations. Their Meadowfoam Seed Oil is the only cold-pressed and refined version available commercially, and can be used as a direct replacement for other hexane-extracted Meadowfoam Seed Oils, with the added advantage of being suitable for organic lines. The popular and versatile Abyssinian Oil has highly substantiated claims for skin moisturisation, hair softening and is an excellent alternative to Argan Oil.
The Personal Care division of Alfa Chemicals offers high quality speciality ingredients to the UK Personal Care market. From an established portfolio of Partners, we supply functional ingredients such as emulsifiers and texturising agents, as well as highly substantiated actives.
Bentone® Luxe WO
BENTONE® LUXE WO creates extremely stable emulsions with a very light texture. Emulsions containing BENTONE® LUXE WO apply easily without leaving a greasy film on the skin. BENTONE® LUXE WO can be used in colour cosmetics or sunscreens to disperse and suspend pigments.
- Polyglyceryl-6 Polyricinoleate (and) Polyglyceryl-2 Isostearate (and) Disteardimonium Hectorite
Bentone® Luxe WN
Multi-functional clay-based emulsifying gel for formulating stable water-in-oil emulsions with textures ranging from watery thin lotions to luxuriously thick creams. BENTONE® LUXE WN is cold process-able and enables the formulator to create high water-containing emulsions with quick break and hydrating sensation.
- Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride & Stearalkonium Hectorite & Polyglyceryl-3 Diisostearate & Polyglyceryl-3 Polyricinoleate
Bentone® Luxe WS
BENTONE® LUXE WS allows the creation of elegant textures with a thixotropic flow and suspension of active ingredients. It improves application properties, enhances skin feel by masking greasy or tacky components and imparts a pleasant residual silkiness to the skin.
- Cyclopentasiloxane (and) PEG-10 Dimethicone (and) Disteardimonium Hectorite