Personal Care

Solution-oriented, sustainable and innovative! With focus on consumer trends and specific industrial needs, we supply you with high quality raw materials and actives for the personal care industry and advise you on how to use them.

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Personal and Home Care

Patrick Gruber
Räffelstrasse 12
8045 Zürich, Switzerland

Body and Face Care


P.I.T. Emulsions for sprayable applications
P.I.T. emulsions are highly stable, low-viscosity emulsions of small particle size, allowing this emulsion system to be used in sprayable applications. We present to you suitable raw materials and formulations.

Switch-oil-phase technology is based on the combination of a W/O emulsifier with a mild surfactant. SWOP™ emulsions combine the rich caring properties of a W/O emulsion with the sensorial advantages of an O/W emulsion. This concept gives you application ideas and base formulas.

BB/CC Creams: Multifunctional Product
As all-round care, BB and CC creams are highly popular at present. BB cream combines the skin care of a day cream with the covering power of make-up. CC creams go one step further and correct the skin tone using intelligent colour pigments. Alongside a market analysis, this concept presents suitable raw materials as well as diverse formulas for BB and CC creams.

How Proteins Protect and Care
Protein hydrolysates have many positive characteristics and are very versatile in use. Here, you will find information on the advantages and on the application and claim possibilities of proteins in hair and skin care formulations.

Serums: The Beauty Elixirs
Serums are powerful elixirs designed to accentuate the beauty of the skin. In this concept, BASF shows you how you can combine effective actives, functional raw materials and effect pigments to formulate serums that have a good Penetration as well as a beautiful texture and provde a gentle feel and smooth appearance to the skin. 

UV Protection in Daily Care
The demand for UV protection in daily care products is constantly rising. BASF presents possible filter combinations for optimum UV protection as well as protection against free radicals.

Peeling Competence: The World of Peeling Additives
Be inspired by our large selection of natural and synthetic scrubs.

Body Care Trends
Our body is affected by the natural aging process. Extensive market studies show that improving the overall appearance of the skin is of central interest. The demand is for gentleness, strength and softness. Befitting the key claims “long-term moisturizing”, “shaping”, “stretchmark reducing” and “anti-cellulite”, BASF presents suitable active ingredients in this concept.

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