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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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IMPAG AG
Care & Oleochemicals

Patrick Gruber
Räffelstrasse 12
8045 Zurich, Switzerland

Phone : +41 43 499 25 00
Fax : +41 43 499 25 01
patrick.gruber@impag.ch

You are interested in our products and trends! In our expert articles, you will learn more about the technical and marketing details.

22.06.2020

Revivyl™ – Holistic skin regeneration that respects the microbiome

How can anti-aging aspects and the promotion of a healthy skin microbiome be integrated cosmetically? 

22.06.2020

Neodermyl™ – «needle-free» collagen and elastin filler

NEODERMYL™ helps, by supplying the dormant fibroblasts with energy in the form of MG6P (methyl-glucoside-6-phosphate). 

22.06.2020

MicroPowders – Product innovations for 2020

Observation of the cosmetics market shows that modern consumers are showing an increasing preference for formulations containing few ingredients, which they expect to be sustainable, plastic-free, biodegradable, and overall as “green” as possible.

22.06.2020

Yoghurtene Balance – balance for the skin microbiome

YOGURTENE® BALANCE contains the main components of yoghurt and combines its beneficial properties such as skin tightening with the prebiotic activity of inulin. Thanks to this unique composition, YOGURTENE® BALANCE is able to steer the microbiota of the skin back to the typical…

22.06.2020

AQUALGAE – a biological algal water

The AQUALGAE line of algal extracts from Lessonia is obtained in a gentle evaporation and condensation process from fresh algae.

22.06.2020

Clearthix S – a versatile, transparent thickener

With decent pH, heat and electrolyte stability, the thickener requires no neutralisation and is easily dispersed in water. 

12.02.2020

Raw materials line for hemp and CBD based skin care products

Thanks to its content of valuable α-linoleic acid, hemp oil has long been known for its anti-inflammatory, regenerative and cell-renewing properties in skin care, and has been used for treating skin diseases such as neurodermatitis and for the care of dry and mature skin.

07.11.2019

PORE REDUCTYL NT – for a refined and immaculate complexion

Enlarged pores are an ever-recurring problem for mixed and oily skin types, and cause the complexion to look dull and less radiant. 

07.11.2019

Saxiline – a multifunctional extract for youthful and healthy skin

UV-A and UV-B rays, cold, mechanical irritations, and air pollution all irritate the skin and trigger an inflammatory cascade response. This can lead to reddening and even painful swelling.

07.11.2019

Chlorhexidine Gluconate 20% Solution (excipient)

Chlorhexidine Gluconate 20% is a high-quality antiseptic for a wide range of indications. It can be used as a preservative in cosmetics at a maximum concentration of 0.3%.

07.11.2019

MLB – a unique W/O emulsifier

MLB – which stands for Moisture Lifting Base – is the name of our W/O emulsifier system by Sunjin, Korea.

07.11.2019

GLYCOS™ CLEAR – Natural glycolic acid – Free of methoxyacetic acid

Glycolic acid is the most well-known of all natural α-hydroxy acids (AHA) and has proven itself to be the most important AHA for use in cosmetics.

NEWS

09.09.2020

Consumption Priorities in Times of Crisis

Speech at Swiss SCC digital event

What impact does the pandemic have on the cosmetics industry? Speech by Laura…

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31.08.2020

BEAUTY UNPLUGGED CONCEPT: FROM TREND TO PRODUCT

Clean Beauty is an important trend

Targeting Clean Beauty Consumers

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06.07.2020

Apprenticeship at IMPAG

Das Team der IMPAG Gruppe

We offer a sound, practical and varied basic training.

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24.06.2020

Texture and feel – what makes us loyal to cosmetics

Touch, feel, smell – our sensory perceptions steer our attitudes and thus…

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23.06.2020

Take a look at our new logistics centre!

IMPAG Warehouse

In the new video you get exciting insights.

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11.06.2020

Rheology: The application as an experience

The rheological properties of cosmetics influence the user’s perception of a product

Effective, biodegradable substances can be used as environmentally friendly…

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03.06.2020

Zero Waste: THE trend of the beauty industry

Trend in theP ersonal Care Industry

Beauty brands and manufacturers are under pressure to respond to the…

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26.05.2020

Exfoliation: For fresh and radiant skin

Exfoliation

Natural alternatives to plastic-based scrub particles – new flyer!

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18.05.2020

New NATRUE Raw Material Database

Raw Material data base Natrue

This is a big step forward and simplifies the existing process.

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11.05.2020

A Multifacetted Challenge and Not all Plastics are Equal

Plastics categorized

We are happy to present two new flyers for our concept "Disconnect from…

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04.05.2020

Focus on Personal Care: IMPAG Blog

IMPAG Blog with Personal Care content

Check out the IMPAG Blog!

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30.04.2020

Raw materials for disinfectants

Disinfectants are sought after

Two raw materials which are perfectly suited for the formulation of…

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07.04.2020

Disconnect from Plastics: Introductory Video!

Concept Presentation by video

Let our introductory video about our new concept inspire you!  

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20.03.2020

Supply Chain Update in the Context of Coronavirus (Covid-19)

Update regarding the Supply Chain

The current pandemic and the associated state of emergency is a challenge for…

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09.03.2020

in-cosmetics 2020 has been postponed to 6 – 8 October 2020

in-cosmetics postponed

We are already working on digital ways to spark your inspiration. Stay tuned!

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14.01.2020

Moving review of Anniversary Year

film review

What a team – together unique!

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01.10.2019

Beautycare 2019

latest edition of our magazine beautycare

Our new Beautycare 2019 is now available and reports on the trend «Beauty…

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27.08.2019

NEW: COSMOS certified Naturescrubs

New Naturescrubs Versions

Public perception and condemnation of plastic waste in oceans, rivers and nature…

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17.05.2016

IRB-Pristinizer won two awards at In-Cosmetics 2016

The anti-pollution active of our partner IBR Ltd. won the “Green Ingredient… Read more
13.07.2015

Sustainable Coconut Oil

Partnership of GIZ, BASF and Cargill promotes the world’s first production of… Read more