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 and rapeseed to mango, palm 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

100 % clarity with Lipex SheaClear

Press information AAK Personal Care launches Lipex SheaClear, a completely clear liquid shea oil that softens and moisturises the skin. It also improves shine and softness in hair. The new product will be presented at in-cosmetics in Barcelona. The physical and... read more

AAK Personal Care grows with a new distributor in Poland

Press information AAK Personal Care has appointed Nordmann, Rassmann Polska Sp.z o.o. as sole distributor in Poland. The partnership paves the way for further growth. Cosmetic ingredients supplier AAK Personal Care looks to strengthen its position in the Polish market... read more

Lipex SheaLight rewarded with Sustainable Ingredient Award

Press information Lipex SheaLight from AAK Personal Care was named best Sustainable Ingredient at the Sustainable Beauty Awards. The Sustainable Beauty Awards is organized by Organic Monitor to highlight those who are at the forefront when it comes to sustainability... read more

Meet us around the world!

NYSCC Suppliers Day, Edison, NJ, USA, Stand 1656, 12-13 May.

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CITE Japan 2015, Yokohama, Japan, Stand B8-3, 3-4 June

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FCE, São Paulo, Brazil, Asle A5/A6, Stand A44, 12-14 May

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Cosmo Tech Expo India, New Dehli, India, 21-22 July

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Sustainable Cosmetics Summit, New York City, USA,14-16 May

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AAK ACADEMY™ (Basic), Karlshamn, Sweden, 29-30 September

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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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