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BASF at NYSCC Suppliers’ Day 2017: Showcases Pigments, Actives & Formulations

Published on 2017-05-03. Author : SpecialChem

FLORHAM PARK, NJ -- Bridging pioneering research with its chemistry expertise, BASF has showcased new ingredients and concepts for use in color cosmetics, hair care and skin care product formulations at 2017 New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists (NYSCC) Suppliers’ Day. These new innovations included pigments, formulations, and active ingredients for the personal care and cosmetics industries.

BASF at NYSCC Suppliers’ Day 2017:  Showcases Pigments, Actives & Formulations
BASF at NYSCC Suppliers’ Day 2017: Showcases Pigments, Actives & Formulations

New Innovations & Products


Vice President, Home Care and Personal Care North America, Daniele Piergentili said:

“Formulators work to bring products to market that address the challenge of delivering both texture and sensory appeal, while providing long-lasting performance. BASF continues to develop new solutions for skin and hair care to help our partners differentiate and meet this challenge.”

Global Business Manager, Cosmetics, Pigments, BASF, Diane Jansson added:

“Monitoring trend forecasts is another customer challenge. This year we have teamed up with Pantone®, the world’s leading color expert, to look at color trends for Spring / Summer 2019. This allows us to help our customers strengthen their cosmetic brands.”

New products on display included:

Hair Care


Hair Care Texture Kit - A multi-formula kit highlighting transformational textures and unique formats for hair care applications.

  • Gluadin® Kera-P LM and Nutrilan® Keratin LM – Low-molecular weight proteins for natural hair strengthening, repair and protection. These new micro-proteins repair hair from the inside and provide protection on the hair surface. Moreover, Gluadin Kera-P LM is BASF’s first low-molecular phyto-keratin for the personal care market based on plant derived protein building blocks.
  • PatcH2O® - Three-dimensional molecular network of biopolymers that performs a controlled moisturizing complex release on both the scalp and hair.

Skin Care

  • Collalift™ 18 - An extract of African mahogany bark that improves the skin’s elasticity and visibly reduces pores, lines, and wrinkles.
  • Dermagenist™ - A powerful botanical ingredient that helps diminish visible signs of aging by improving skin density and firmness through an epigenetic pathway.

Colors & Effects


  • Gemtone® Radiant Nude - A nude or skin tone shade effect pigment that provides excellent coverage.
  • Reflecks™ Dimensions Brilliant Bronze and Copper - Coated borosilicate glass pigments that provide clean, brilliant metallic colors with high sparkle characteristics.
  • Flamenco® Summit Magenta - An intense magenta interference effect pigment that delivers exceptional chroma and brilliance.

About BASF´s Care Chemicals Division

The BASF division Care Chemicals offers a broad range of ingredients for personal care, hygiene, home care, industrial & institutional cleaning, and technical applications. It is one of the leading suppliers for the cosmetics industry as well as the detergents and cleaners industry and support its customers with innovative and sustainable products, solutions and concepts. The division’s high-performance product portfolio includes surfactants, emulsifiers, polymers, emollients, chelating agents, cosmetic active ingredients and UV filters.

About the Colors & Effects Brand

The Colors & Effects brand encompasses BASF’s well-known expertise in colorants and effect pigments for the coatings, plastics, printing, cosmetics and agriculture markets. Fueled by entrepreneurial spirit, BASF’s experts enable innovation and growth.

About BASF

BASF Corporation, headquartered in Florham Park, New Jersey, is the North American affiliate of BASF SE, Ludwigshafen, Germany. BASF has more than 17,500 employees in North America, and had sales of $16.2 billion in 2016.

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Source: BASF
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