New & unique!

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

Next AAK ACADEMY™ (Basic)
19-20 October 2015

The seminar covers theoretical and practical aspects of lipid technology for personal care applications as well as overviews of processing technologies and functional aspects of lipids. Link to AAK... read more

Clear, super light hair formula

New super light hair formula with Lipex SheaClear for satiny feel and natural shine. Applied before shampooing for conditioning, or on dry hair to smoothen, detangle and reduce flyaway. Read formulation... read more

Meet us around the world!

Sunscreen Symposium, Orlando, Florida, 16-19 September

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

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

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in-cosmetics Brasil, São Paulo, Brazil, Stand B10,
30 September – 1 October

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

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

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

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Sustainable Cosmetic Summit, Paris, France, 22-23 October

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SCANCOS, Helsinki, Finland, 19-20 November

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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