Ingredients

ACTIVES

Our targeted and efficient active ingredients range focuses on key market needs as anti-ageing, moisturizing, whitening, natural origin…for versatile cosmetic applications.

ACTIVES
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Characteristics
COVA B TROX
magnesium gluconate / algae / cichorium intybus extract / maltose
Muscles relaxer / Expression lines smoother
COVAFRESH
menthyl lactate / water soluble
Skin cooling gel with slight menthol smell
COVAFRESH IV
menthyl lactate / water soluble
Skin cooling liquid without menthol smell
COVASTEROL
sterol base
Optimized blend of plant phytosterols, emollients and plant waxes with fast sebum reduction and pore size reduction benefits
FUCOSORB WP
algae / sorbitol
Moisturizing, restructuring and firming fluid gel
HYDROFACTEUR LC WP
urea / sorbitol / lactic acid / hydrolyzed wheat protein
Natural base of skin moisturizing system A NMF substitute based on AHA
LIPOFIRM LCW WP
bioflavonoids / algae / TEA-salicylate / centella asiatica extract / carnitine / caffeine / panthenol
Slimming agent
MACAROSE
macadamia ternifolia seed oil / rosa canina fruit oil
Anti-wrinkle - moisturizing natural oils / Containing Omega 3, Omega 6 and triglycerides
NATPURE AXP
spirulina platensis extract
Natural antioxidant
SENSIBRIGHT DUAL WHITE WD
CI77891 / alpha arbutin / glycyrrizha glabra (licorice) root extract
New technology : ultra-white titanium dioxide with illuminating effect coated with an hydrophilic polymer containing alpha-arbutin and licorice
VEGETENS OR
hydrolyzed wheat protein / carrageenan
Natural skin smoothing system based on vegetable complex
VEGEWHITE
achillea millefolium extract / arctostaphylos / Uva-Ursi extract / calluna vulgaris extract / glycyrrhiza glabra extract / sophora / japonica extract / scutellaria baicalensis extract / kojic acid
Whitening agent

COLORS AND FRAGRANCES PROTECTOR

As a premium dye and pigment manufacturer, we have developed the perfect color and fragrance protecting agent, Covabsorb (under patent). For all your perfume, personal and skin care applications.

COLOR AND FRAGRANCES PROTECTOR
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Characteristics
COVASTYLE ED
optimized blend
Chelating agent
COVABSORB
optimized blend
Oil soluble organic UV filter / Protects fragrances and dyes against fading in alcohol and hydro-alcohol bases
COVABSORB EW
optimized blend
Water soluble organic UV filter / Protects fragrances and dyes against fading
COVABSORB DS
optimized blend
Oil soluble organic UV filter / Protects fragrances and dyes against fading in water bases

UV FILTERS

Our complete range of advanced mineral UV filter can answer to all your sunscreen formulation challenges keeping transparency upon application with no compromise on SPF efficiency.
Based on innovative technologies they are available either in powder form with or without surface treatment and in dispersion. (broad spectrum, safe, globally approved and Ecocert version available)
 

UV FILTERS
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Characteristics
COVASCREEN WTI
titanium dioxide / alumina / sodium polyacrylate / silica
Aqueous dispersion of alumina coated nanofine TiO2
COVASCREEN ZN
zinc oxide / hydrogenated polyisobutene / trimethoxycaprylylsilane
Advanced dispersion of nanofine ZnO
OXYDE DE ZINC MICROPUR
zinc oxide
Mineral UV filter
OXYDE DE ZINC MICROPUR AS
zinc oxide / triethoxycaprylylsilane
Mineral UV filter
UVR TiO2
titanium dioxide
Mineral UV filter
UVR TiO2 AS
titanium dioxide / triethoxycaprylylsilane
Mineral UV filter

SOLUBILIZERS

The one and only: Solubilisant LRI. Unmatched solubilising performances and cleansing properties.
Now available in natural version: Natpure SOL.

SOLUBILIZERS
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Characteristics
NATPURE SOL
sucrose esters base
Natural solubilizer / O/W emulsifier
SOLUBILISANT LRI
PPG-26 Buteth-26 / PEG-40 hydrogenated castor oil / water
Cosmetic microemulsifier / Solubilizes high amount of oils

BASES/ADDITIVES

Our easy to use, ready made bases will allow you to formulate quickly stable cosmetic products such as mascara, lipstick & gloss or W/O O/W W/Si emulsions….Even high complexity formula become simple and sure.

BASES / ADDITIVES
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Characteristics
BASE O/W 097
optimized blend
Self-emulsifying O/W base / Higly stable
BASE W/O 126
optimized blend
Self-emulsifying W/O base / Cold process
COVAGLOSS
optimized blend
Thick polymer for glossy make-up
COVALIP 25
optimized blend
Wax base for matte lipstick / Castor oil-free
COVALIP 94 WP
optimized blend
Hard wax base for shiny lipstick / Castor oil-free
COVALIP 99
optimized blend
Wax for shiny lipstick
COVAMER
optimized blend
Polymer for resin-like shiny make-up Oil-free
CRYSTALWAX
optimized blend
Wax for crystal clear sticks
CRYSTALWAX TL
optimized blend
Wax for crystal clear sticks
LIPSHINE
optimized blend
Mineral oil / esters for exceptionally shiny make-up
NATPURE SF
optimized blend
Natural W/O emulsifier
SENSICRYSTAL
optimized blend
Oil-free polymer for clear gel
SILAMER HC
optimized blend
Self-emulsifying W/Si or W/O base
SQUATOL S
optimized blend
Synthetic squalane

BINDERS/TEXTURING AGENTS

Looking to improve the feel, the pay off, the spreadability of your pressed powders while maintaining excellent droptest results ? Let us offer you our different generation of binders and texturing agents to satisfy all innovative development.

BINDERS / TEXTURING AGENTS
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Characteristics
ALUMINA AS-EM
aluminium hydroxide
The basic for new generation water based cream in loose powder form containing more 70% of water with a creamy skin feel
ALUMINA FHP-EM
aluminium hydroxide
The basic for oil based gel in loose powder form
AMIDON DE MAIS MST
zea mays starch
Natural corn starch powder
CARBOMAT
calcium carbonate
Natural lamellar powder for moulded powders and for natural matte effect
COVAFLUID AMD
aluminum starch octenyl succinate
Naturally hydrophobic modified corn starch powder

THICKENERS

Specialist in unique and revolutionary textures in cosmetic formulation, we offer a full range of versatile rheology modifiers answering key needs ( transparency, suspending property…)
For water or oil system, synthetic or natural, from fluid to mousse or melting “texture”, let your creativity speak in any kind of cosmetic applications.

THICKENERS
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Characteristics
COVACRYL AC
sodium polyacrylate
For stringy clear gel, half neutralized
COVACRYL MV40
sodium polyacrylate
Multifunctional swelling ingredient for exceptional velvety, satin and fresh application. Mousse effect.
COVACRYL MV60
sodium polyacrylate
Multifunctional swelling ingredient for exceptional velvety, matte and fresh application. Mousse effect.
COVACRYL RH
sodium polyacrylate
For clear, non sticky gel / No neutralization needed
COVACRYL SP
polyacrylic acid
For non stringy, non greasy and non tacky gel, neutralization required
COVAGEL
sodium carboxymethyl starch
Natural instant thickener from potatoe
COVATHICK 2009
microcrystalline cellulose / cellulose gum
Colloidal thickener, thick and slightly thixotropic white gel
FRUCTAN GUM
cichorium intybus extract
Natural thickener agent from chicory / Film forming properties
NATPURE CELLGUM PLUS
microcrystalline cellulose / cellulose gum / cellulose
Natural thixotropic colloidal fluid thickener, formulation of spray products, emulsifier for surfactant-free emulsion
THICKAGENT LC
xanthan gum / hectorite / cellulose
Natural thixotropic agent with exceptional suspending properties
COVASILIC 15
silica dimethyl silylate
Thixotropic agent for clear oily gels

FILLERS/POWDERS

With 20 years of expertise in High performance cosmetic beads & lamellar particles, we are constantly bringing to the market innovative powders. With exceptional powdery feeling, high liquid absorption and unique soft focus properties, our cosmetic beads are the keystone of creative formulations. Our lamellar particles provide unique smooth and silky feeling, as well as outstanding Illuminating effect on the skin.

FILLERS / POWDERS
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Characteristics
COVABEAD CRYSTAL
glass
Transparent spherical beads
COVABEAD LH 85
methylmethacrylate cross polymer
Hollow spherical ultrafine beads with high continuous absorption ability, very matte effect, excellent slip, light diffusing properties
COVABEAD LH 170
methylmethacrylate cross polymer
Hollow spherical ultrafine beads with very high absorption ability, creamy feeling, excellent slip, light diffusing properties
COVABEAD PMMA
polymethyl methacrylate
Plain spherical ultrafine beads for powdery feeling
COVABEAD PMMA 2 MUSI
methyl methacrylate cross polymer / silica
Plain spherical ultrafine beads for an exceptional soft feeling and excellent slip, outstanding soft-focus effect
COVABEAD VELVET 10
polymethyl methacrylate
Plain spherical ultrafine beads, unique monodispersed patented technology, superior softness effect and velvet touch
COVABEAD VELVET 20
polymethyl methacrylate
Plain spherical ultrafine beads, unique monodispersed patented technology, superior ball-bearing effect and velvet touch 
COVASNOW 27
PTFE
Not irradiated PTFE to get creamy and cottony texture
HOLLOW CORE SILICATE R3178
calcium aluminum borosilicate / silica
Hollow spherical ultrafine beads, invisible filler
MICA 8 R2041
mica
Lamellar mineral powder with silky feeling
SERICA 5
mica
Lamellar mineral semi-transparent powder, small particle size, creamy feeling
STAR MICA 23
synthetic fluorphlogopite
Synthetic mica with high purity, superior transparency and whiter finish than natural mica, small particle size
STAR MICA 33
synthetic fluorphlogopite
Synthetic mica with high purity, superior transparency and whiter finish than natural mica, large particle size
SUBMICA FL
mica
Transparent delaminated mica with unique silky and soft feeling, high adhesion to the skin
TALC LCW
talc
Natural mineral powder with silky feeling and transparency, small particle size
 
 
 

OPTICAL MODIFIERS

Master the light thanks to our range of optical modifiers to achieve an optimum result on the skin, hiding all imperfections and wrinkles with Soft Focus, HD or 3D effects...

OPTICAL MODIFIERS
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Characteristics
COVAMAT
mica / talc / titanium dioxide / lauroyl lysine
Lamellar powders for covering natural matte effect
LUMIRAL
mica / iron oxides / titanium dioxide
Transparent lamellar powder with high light diffusion
MATLAKE OPA
titanium dioxide / alumina
Exceptional soft focus effect / Skin-tone adapting make-up, opal effect

FIBERS

Volume or elongating, natural or sophisticated mascara: our range of fibers plays with dimensions, shaping the lashes…

FIBERS
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Characteristics
FIBERLON 102
nylon-6 / titanium dioxide
Light diffusing fibers / Volume-up fibers
FIBERLON 102 DCB2
nylon-6 / silica / CI 77266
Black nylon fibers for long lash and volume effect / Intense black color, no bleeding
FIBERLON 931-D1-S
nylon-6,6
Nylon fiber / Volume-up and curled-up effects
Soft focus effect
Matt effect
FIBERLON 361T
nylon-6 / silica
Nylon fiber with triangular section, 1 mm / Enhanced nacreous and brilliant effect
FIBERLON 362T
nylon-6 / silica
Nylon fiber with triangular section, 2 mm / Enhanced nacreous and brilliant effect

FILM-FORMING AGENTS

Water-resistant, flexible, elastic, transparent, shiny, silicone-like… Our highly designed range of film formers allows you to achieve unique properties in formulation.

FILM-FORMING AGENTS
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Characteristics
COVACRYL A15 WP
Acrylates copolymer
Water resistant film forming agent for shiny transparent film, paraben-free
COVACRYL E14 WP
Acrylates copolymer
High water resistant film forming agent for hard, semi-matte and transparent film, paraben-free
COVACRYL MS 11 WP
Acrylates copolymer
Very good water resistant film forming agent for flexible transparent film
COVACRYL MT10
Acrylates copolymer
High water resistant film forming agent for very supple and stretchable transprent film
COVACRYL P12
Acrylates copolymer
Water resistant film forming agent for supple, elastic, transparent film
NATPURE FEEL-M ECO
optimized blend of esters
Natural multifunctional non volatile silicone-like ingredient. Optimized combination of esters & fatty alcohols from coconut origin.
NATPURE FILM AP
optimized blend
Sugar based natural film-forming, very flexible, elastic, compatible with vibrating or rotating mascara

CONTACT

Sensient Cosmetic Technologies
7 - 9 rue de l'industrie
95310 SAINT OUEN L'AUMONE
FRANCE

+33 1 34 48 57 00

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