Natural functional ingredients which impart properties similar to silicones for haircare, skincare & more.
Berg + Schmidt is an established Hamburg-based company with more than 60 years’ experience in lipid technology.
Their broad personal care portfolio includes the innovative BergaCare SmartLipids range as well as the award-winning upcycled emulsifying & thickening agent, BergaMuls ET1.
They also offer the hugely popular Glyacid range of formaldehyde-free Glycolic Acid for cosmetics.
Their BergaSoft range of mild surfactants work brilliantly in solid and powder format shampoos, soaps and facial washes, ideal for the low-water cleansing trend.
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 alternative to silicone. Contains 100% olive-derived squalane (by-product from olive oil food industry). Provides silky, light and dry skin feel. Very stable and fast penetrating.
- Undecane & Tridecane & Hydrogenated Olive Oil Unsaponifiables & Coco-Caprylate/Caprate
Natural alternative to silicone. BergaCare FG M 12 is specially designed to exhibit a spreadability similar to Cyclomethicone D5. Contains ethically sourced Kalahari Melon Seed Oil to increase skin hydration, hep restore skin barrier and improve skin elasticity.
- Coco Caprylate/ Caprate & Dodecane & Citrullus Lanatus Seed Oil