A range of highly-substantiated haircare actives, many with excellent green & natural credentials.
Brazil-based Chemyunion have expertise in developing natural cosmetic active ingredients derived from plants from the Amazonian rainforest. Their raw materials are all fairly-traded and they work closely with various Brazilian Universities in extensive research programmes to develop exciting biotechnological advances.
Their skin-rejuvenating active, Ecoffea, is produced using upcycled biomass from green coffee beans, making it a great raw material of eco-conscious brands.
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.
Natural sensory modifier for haircare. A vegetable alternative to silicon. Composition of triacylglycerols from Brazilian Rainforest palms.
- Orbignya speciosa (Babassu Palm) Kernel Oil & Astrocaryum Murumuru (Palm) Seed Butter
- COSMOS approved, Palm oil free, Non-GMO, Vegan
Active ingredient developed for the temporary realignment of hair fibers, thus reducing volume and frizz. A synergistic association of alpha-hydroxy acids, ethyl esters, disaccharide, smectite clay, coconut triglycerides, and the reuse of a plant-based biopolymer called lignin.
- Water & Lactic Acid & Ethyl Linoleate & Ethyl Oleate & Trehalose & Polyglyceryl-10 Laurate & Glycolic Acid & Magnesium Aluminum Silicate & Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil & Sodium Lignosulfonate & Behentrimonium Chloride
- Vegan, RSPO certified
Haircare active for structural repair and protection of chemically treated or fragile hair.
- Water & Polyquaternium-7 & Fibroin & Hydroxypropyl Starch Phosphate & Glycerin & Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride
Protective treatment for during and after hair bleaching process. Delivers substantiated protection to keratin chains during bleaching.
- Water & LinumUsitatissimum (Linseed) Seed Extract & Polyquaternium 7 & Sericin & Fibroin & Hydroxypropyl Starch Phosphate & Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride
Synergistic combination of plant oils rich in omega 3, 6, 7 and 9 – essential fatty acids that guarantee smoothness, softness and restoration of the skin barrier. Provides a rejuvenating benefit by reducing wrinkles and fine lines. Provides a coating action on the hair, avoiding excessive water loss in addition to providing softness and nutrition to the hair fibres.
- Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil & Zea Mays (Corn) Oil & Sesamum Indicum (Sesame) Seed Oil & Macadamia Integrifolia Seed Oil & Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil
- Palm oil free, Vegan
Haircare active for protecting against environmental pollution. Composed of plant saccharides, this synergic blend of active extracts reduces the adhesion of pollutant particles and also has antioxidant and anti-photodegradation properties. Provides strong, shiny and flexible hair and a healthy scalp.
- Water & Galactoarabinan & Salvia Hispanica Seed Extract & Glycerin & Trehalose & Xylitol & Panthenol & Camellia sinensis Leaf Extract & Sodium phosphate
Emollient that enhances the sensorial properties of a haircare formulation, in addition to increasing combability, frizz reduction, the formation of film without build-up, shine and softness for all types of hair.
- Ethyl Linoleate & Ethyl Oleate & Crambe Abyssinica Seed Oil & Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil & Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil
- Non-GMO, Palm oil free, Vegan
Hair repair active derived from Sericin ionic interaction and conditioning cationic agents. Delivers conditioning, softness and shine to hair.
- Water & Polyquaternium-7 & Sericin & Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride & Cetrimonium Chloride & Behentrimonium Chloride
- Non-GMO, Palm oil free
Natural haircare active for curl retention and condition. Delivers longer lasting curls for naturally straight hair and better curl maintenance for naturally curly hair. Suitable for use in shampoos, conditioners, masks, finishing & styling sprays.
- Water & Linum Usitatissimum (Linseed) Seed Extract & Salvia Hispanica Seed Extract
- Vegan, Non-GMO