AAK Personal Care
AAK’s sustainable 
sourcing takes centre 


on stage at in-cosmetics global

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embrace the wave

natural care for textured hair

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more natural?

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body care

silky skin from head to toe

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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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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... read more

AAK receives Sustainability Pioneer award

Yesterday in Paris AAK was named Sustainability Pioneer at a special reception to wrap up this year’s Sustainable Cosmetics Summit. The pioneer award is given to an operator in the beauty industry that is a leader or pioneer in some aspect of sustainability. More... read more

AAK selected as Sustainability Pioneer finalist

AAK has been selected as a finalist in the category of Sustainability Pioneer for the upcoming Sustainable Beauty Awards. The pioneer award is given to an operator in the beauty industry that is a leader or pioneer in some aspect of sustainability. Such aspects could... read more

Meet us around the world!

SCC Suppliers Day, October 25-26, 2017, California

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January 31 – February 1, 2018, India

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in-cosmetics asia

31 October – 2 November, 2017, Bangkok

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January 9-10, 2018, France

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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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