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  • Concept & Trends home_teaser_solid

    Personal care consumers increasing demand sustainable products – but with no compromise on convenience or performance. The expanding niche market for cosmetics in solid formats is a prime example of how forward-looking manufacturers can deliver the best of both worlds.

  • Product Highlight

    Our latest active ingredient innovation Castaline® is clinically proven to support the skin barrier and help comfort atopic-prone skin. It’s 100% natural and organic, derived from chestnut leaves.

  • Concepts & Solutions

    People are longing to reconnect. With one another, with the senses, with what matters most. Let’s connect and have a very close look at nature-based cosmetic formulations that meet those needs.

  • Sustainability home_teaser_verdessence-ricetouch

    Verdessence™ RiceTouch is a plant-based sensory powder with small particle size providing powdery light and smooth skin-feel, ideal for matte-type cosmetics. It is perfectly suitable for natural and organic cosmetics.

  • Product Highlight

    A novel addition to BASF’s green hydrocarbon family.

  • Product Highlight

    Improving enamel health by addressing dietary acid challenges.

  • Concepts & Solutions

    In a future where hyperconnectivity will be at the heart of our life, where dematerialization will be our daily life, where IR and VR will be at the front of innovation, and robots taking charge of health care, how can we imagine the future of beauty?

  • Product Highlight

    Our New Sustainable, Soft-Solid Emollient, that has very similar sensory properties to standard petrolatum.

  • Sustainability

    In order to protect our planet and its resources while making an active contribution to each individual along our bioactive ingredients value chain, we are aligning our actions towards more sustainable practices.

  • Suncare

    Environmental Evaluation of Sunscreen Products. The potential negative impacts sunscreens may have on the environment are increasingly being discussed. EcoSun Pass by BASF evaluates the environmental impact of UVfilters.

  • Concepts & Solutions

    Increasing customer awareness is a growing challenge for the dermocosmetic brands: consumers are looking for holistic products that will improve their specific skin problems in a safe, efficient and comfortable way.

  • Product Highlight

    Ultra-mild, cold processable & easy-to-handle surfactant blend for rinse-off applications.

  • Digital Tool

    Emollients play a huge role in the performance and user experience of your final products. They also help shape aspects like sustainability and personalization. Emollient Maestro makes it easy.

  • Concepts & Solutions

    Easy solutions to protect formulations. BASF Personal Care has a large portfolio of stabilizers that are used in Skin Care, Hair Care, Color Care and Fine Fragrances and help to make formulations stable.

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Our global, cross-business and holistic approach to cover all topics relevant to the future of our markets and industries: sustainability, digitalization, innovation and new approaches to working together.

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Hair – more than just a matter of the head

Hair has a great influence on our well-being. Whether it's the right hairstyle, a cool beard or stunning eyelashes. Hair, its structure, the right care: Browse and discover more hairy matters.

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Sustainability Product Finder

Our new Sustainability Product Finder which has been integrated in the Care Creations® website makes it now easy for customers to find products with the respective labels they are looking for.

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Face Care – simply feel good

With a combination of nature, nutrition and healthy, sustainable cosmetics, a time-out has a direct, active benefit. Click through our little face care cosmos and learn interesting facts from the world of skin, skin care, trends and research.

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Actives Product Finder

Finding is believing. Look no further: with our app, BASF’s high-performance active ingredients are always right at your fingertips.

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All about sun

We describe UV filters, skin types and the light spectrum and take a closer look at the sun's rays. Find everything worth knowing about the sun and useful tips on how to protect yourself.