AAK Personal Care

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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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2018 AAK ACADEMY™ – 18th and 19th September

Our AAK ACADEMY™ offers a unique opportunity for our customers to explore and learn more about the cosmetic applications and sensorial attributes achievable with our specialised lipid technology. This year’s Academy will take place in Malmӧ, Sweden, on 18th and 19th...

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New Year honour for our Meringue Surprise formulation

The AAK Personal Care team is delighted to announce that our Meringue Surprise Body Whip won third prize from a record number of submissions in this year’s Cosmetagora Formulation Competition. Organized by the French Society of Cosmetology and judged by leading...

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AAK honored with prestigious award for work in West Africa

AAK receives the 2017 Sustainability Pioneer Award.  AAK is proud to announce that its work in West Africa to promote the sustainable sourcing of shea, via the Kolo Nafaso direct sourcing program, has been recognized with a 2017 Sustainable Beauty Award.   One of five...

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Meet us around the world!


March 19-20, 2018, China

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April 17-19, 2018, Amsterdam

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NYSCC Suppliers Day,

15-16 May, 2018, USA

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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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