Lubrizol Life Science

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

E-mail: [email protected]


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