Cosmetic Ingredients

Alchem International has over 75 years of experience in the production of natural plant compounds for use in the personal care and cosmetics industries.  We supplying smaller and mid-sized custom manufacturers and formulators and some of the world most renowned cosmetic houses with quality natural ingredients.   Alchem European office and warehouse provides as local solution to meet our customer's needs whether it is to repack for a minimum order quantity or to stock and ship against a long term supply secure agreement.  Alchem International offer specialty actives with scientifically proven cosmetic benefits sourcing unique ingredient from around the globe include Madagascar, Africa, India, Europe and Asia.  

Key natural cosmetic actives available prompt from our European GDP warehouse. 


  • Cosmetic grade (soluble) 18 Beta Glycyrrhetinic Acid (anti-inflammatory, anti-irritant, anti-allergenic, skin elasticity, calms visible irritation).
  • Andrographolides (anti-inflammatory, management of mild skin diseases including skin dermatitis, redness and itching. Skin conditioning agents, reduction of flaking and swelling and restores suppleness).
  • Anogeissus (protects collagen and elastin generates fibrillin, accelerates healing improves skin elasticity and firmness, reduces wrinkle length and depth).
  • Titrated Extract of Centella Asiatica TECA (stimulates healing, reduces scarring, stimulates collagen synthesis, after sun creams, skin firming, anti-wrinkle and anti-cellulite).  
  • Pure Asiaticoside  (skin firming, anti-wrinkle and anti-cellulite).
  • Coleus Forskohlin (body contouring and firming, anti-cellulite, skin conditioning, anti-ageing, emollient and humectant).
  • Escin (anti-inflammatory, reduces capillary fragility, stimulates microcirculation, venous insufficiency and anti-cellulite).
  • Glabridin (skin whitening, inhibit melanogenesis, reduce skin spots, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant). 
  • Ruscogenin (anti-cellulite, enhances microcirculation, body care emulsions, anti-cellulite products, heavy legs and heavy legs, hair care/loss prevention, firming products, after-sun product, management of sensitive skin and redness).