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100% clear liquid shea oil for moisturising and softening in clear skin and hair formulations.

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Lipex SheaLight™

A unique ester for skin, sun and hair care products.

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What we do

From shea, rapeseed and more, we improve what nature gives us to open up new opportunities for you and your business. Our ingredients are developed to bring you the exact functionality you need while also enabling more efficient manufacturing processes.

With more than 100 years of experience in vegetable oils and unmatched expertise in lipids technology, we are committed to keeping your products and processes at the forefront. It’s in our DNA. So discover what you can achieve together with AAK.

Recent news

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NPA Industry Champion Award presented to AAK USA Inc.

Press information   On behalf of AAK USA Inc, Personal Care business, John O’Keefe accepted the Natural Products Association Industry Champion Award. The award recognizes AAK for continued development of new functional ingredients and sustainable solutions. The... read more

AAK Personal Care winner of the Industry Champion Award (NPA)

The annual NPA (Natural Products Association) awards have now been announced and will be presented during Natural Products Expo East on September 16th . John O’Keefe, AAK Personal Care, is the winner of the Industry Champion Award, which recognizes individuals... read more

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Meet us around the world!

CASCC Suppliers Day, Long Beach, CA, USA, Stand 116, 14-15 October

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62nd SEPAWA Congress, Fulda, Germany, Stands 555-556, 14-16 October

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AAK ACADEMY™ (Basic), Karlshamn, Sweden, 19-20 October

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AAK is a sponsor of Sustainable Cosmetic Summit, Paris, France, 22-23 October

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in-cosmetics Asia, Bangkok, Thailand, Stand K10, 3-5 November

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Cosmetics & Home Care Ingredients 2015, Istanbul, Turkey, Hall 11, Stand B127, 12-14 November

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SCS Formulate, Coventry, U.K., Stand 215, 17-18 November

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SCANCOS, Helsinki, Finland, 19-20 November

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Our product range

At AAK Personal Care we develop high-performance, active, functional and natural based lipids
for use in skin care, hair care, colour cosmetics and other personal care products.


High-performance naturally-derived emollients with high stability and long shelf life.


Mild amphoteric and non-ionic surfactants.


Akoline – our line of vegetable derived emulsifiers – are high quality products renowned for their mildness and moisturising capacity.


Naturally-derived bioactive lipids

Structuring Agents

Good crystallisation behaviour and designed to show good compatibility with other cosmetic ingredients.

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