Issac Peral, 17 Pol. Ind. Camí Ral
08850 Gavà, Barcelona



Lipotec researches, develops and manufactures innovative active ingredients for cosmetics, through the discovery of new mechanisms of biologic actions with two technology platforms:

  • Molecular Cosmetics: peptides, other small molecules, biotechnological and botanical active ingredients
  • Delivery Systems: controlled release technologies for enhanced stability and bioavailability of the active ingredient

The result is an unlimited source of active ingredients with proven efficacy to meet every need, which has led to numerous successful products, positioning Lipotec as a leader in its category for continuous advancement of the cosmetic industry. The most known example of Lipotec’s expertise is ARGIRELINE® peptide, the first topical alternative to recognized cosmetic procedures against expression wrinkles.

Acquired in 2012 by Lubrizol (Berkshire Hathaway company), Lipotec has become the umbrella brand for Active Ingredients within Lubrizol Skin Essentials.

Lubrizol Skin Essentials mission is to become a partner to our customers and help accelerate their creativity with innovative concepts, strong technical and regulatory support, as well as flexibility in supply and delivery.

Lipotec’s wide range of innovative solutions is backed up by sophisticated technologies for cosmetics and cosmetotextiles.

AIMTEC® peptides and molecules offer a virtually endless source of new active ingredients designed to stimulate, inhibit or mimic specific targets, to cover a wide range of functions within skin care.

BIOINTEC™ blue biotechnology are natural molecules with specific cosmetic benefits obtained from living microorganisms through sustainable bioprocesses.

ACTIVE ORGANICS® inspired by nature provides an extensive variety of quality botanical extracts and ingredients from throughout the world, prioritizing innovation, technology and sustainability.

μFILMTEC® molecular films directed at moisturizing while enhancing the release of the active ingredients into the skin.

VECTORTEC® delivery systems, vectorisation techniques are used to provide the most appropriate delivery system depending on the desired application.

QUIOTEC® cosmetotextiles containing Lipotec’s key active ingredients that fit all types of textile fabrics to offer a wide variety of cosmetic benefits.

Latest launches


LUMICEASE™ blue ingredient – Helps protect the skin against solar and blue light radiation thanks to an adaptive response previous to light exposure assisting in reduce the main photoaging signs.


FENSEBIOME™ peptide – Strengthens urban skin by promoting a balanced, diverse and beneficial skin microbiota, in addition to helping reinforce the physical barrier function and preventing dehydration.


ACTIFCOL™ advanced botanical ingredient – Shiitake mushroom-based extract helping prevent carbamylation process responsible for the collagen deterioration as well as enhancing protein quality by boosting type I collagen synthesis and PLOD1 levels, assisting in a firmer looking face, neck and décolleté.


REPROAGE™ peptide - Inspired by epigenetics, it may induce cellular reprogramming in the epidermal basal layer helping reactivate the regenerative abilities of the skin, which are lost with age, and leading to an improved appearance of mature skin.


Lipotec S.A.U.


Isaac Peral, 17 - Pol. Ind. Camí Ral

08850 Gavà (Barcelona), Spain

Tel: (+34) 936388000

Fax: (+34) 935453257



Leveraging our skin care science knowledge, we offer ingredients and formulation concepts that deliver a beautiful skin experience to the consumers.



Acne/Blackhead Removal Eyes OTC
Anti-Ageing Facial Shaving Products
Antibacterials Facial Cleansing Specialty Chemicals
Anti-Cellulite Facial Moisturising Sun Care Products
Baby Care Products Fillers Sunscreens
Body Cleansing Hand/Foot Care Tanning Agents
Exfoliants Lip Care Whiteners

Upcoming Events

PCHi 2019 - Guangzhou

Guanzhou Poly World Trade Center, 1000 Xingang Road E., Guangzhou, China
26 Feb - 28 Feb 2019

in-cosmetics Global 2019 - Paris

Paris Expo Porte de Versailles
2 - 4 April 2019

NYSCC Suppliers’ Day 2019

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York
7 – 8 May 2019

Sustainability & Naturals in Cosmetics 2019

Berlin, Germany
14-15 May 2019

CITE Japan 2019

Pacifico Yokohama Exhibition Hall A-D
Wed. May 15 – Fri. May 17 2019

Latest Issue

Personal Care Magazine

Personal Care Magazine

Jan 2019

Gesturecare. Shape up your natural beauty.

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Personal Care Europe

Personal Care Europe

Feb 2019

A natural peptide to increase hair diameter from the inside out

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Personal Care Extras

Personal Care Extras

Feb 2019

AQUASEBOM® 控油水合:一举两得

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