Personal Care

A range of hair, skin and oral care formulations that combine technical expertise with Kao’s exceptional fragrance know-how.

Personal Care

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Sustainability, social responsibility and well-being drive Kao Chemicals Europe’s personal care experts to new developments on surfactants.  Surfactant properties such as origin, natural content, mildness, foaming, conditioning performance and stability are fundamentally considered in our approach. 
Our portfolio offers a wide range of cosmetic ingredients for hair and skin care. Kao Chemicals Europe’s portfolio consists of mild surfactants, conditioning agents, rheology modifiers, foam boosters, pearling agents, emulsifiers, emollients and many other ingredients that help formulators to develop new solutions and design new formulations according to market trends.

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