2101 S. Swanson Street

+1 215-271-0800
+1 215-271-2621


INOLEX is a leading global cosmetic ingredient company at the forefront of innovation in the categories of alternative preservation, silicone alternatives, conditioning agents, film-formers, and palm alternatives. Guided by the principles of green chemistry and INOLEX’s commitment to ingredient safety, our cutting-edge sustainable and plant-based chemistries respect the environment, provide high performance, and delight consumers.


New Products/Technologies/Patents: 

LexFeel WOW – 100% natural cyclomethicone alternative

LexFeel WOW DT – 100% natural cyclomethicone alternative with a dry touch

LexFilm Sun Natural – readily biodegradable, water-resistant film former

LexFeel Vibrant – sensory agent for enhanced color vibrancy and payoff


Major Markets:    

Skin Care                                 

Hair Care                                 

Sun Care                                  

Color Cosmetics                      

Anti-perspirants & Deodorants                          


Major Products:  

LexFeel D4 and LexFeel D5     Cyclotetrasiloxane and Cyclopentasiloxane alternatives

LexFeel N Series                     100% natural dimethicone alternatives

Emulsense HC                         100% plant-based, Palm-free, ECOCERT approved, and cationic conditioning agent for hair conditioning

Kerabase                                Complete conditioning base designed for performance and ease-of-use

Kerazyne                                 Novel polymeric conditioning additive for hair care

ProCondition 22                       Substantive conditioning agent for both leave-on and rinse-off products

ClariSilk                                   2-in-1 Conditioning agent for clear shampoos and conditioners

Spectrastat™                          Broad spectrum alternative preservation based on 100% natural                                                                 Caprylhydroxamic Acid

Lexgard®                                Alternative preservation system components for cosmetic ingredients

WetFilm                                  Water-resistant film former for wet skin applications

SustOleo                                 Palm-free texturizers, emollients and emulsifiers

PhytoTrace                              Traceable, sustainable botanical extracts


Global Capabilities (name, phone and fax):


Global Headquarters                             

Philadelphia, PA USA                            

office          +1 215 271 0800                

fax              +1 215 271 6282


Manufacturing and Warehouse

Charlotte, NC USA

office          +1 980 771 4901

fax              +1 980 771 4902



European Headquarters

Berlin, Germany                      

office          011(49) 30-209-242-14

fax              011(49) 30-209-242-00


INOLEX Do Brazil

Brazil Commercial Business Center and Warehouse

Sao Paulo, Brazil

office          +55 11 3034 0520


INOLEX China                        

China Commercial and Technical Center                          

Guangzhou, China                 

office          020-852776119011



French Manufacturing and Sales Center

Paris, France

office          +33 (0) 1 81 22 42 50


Upcoming Events

PCHi - Shenzhen 2021

Shenzhen Exhibition & Convention Center
24 - 26 March 2021

Cosmetic Ingredients & Technology Exhibition Japan (CITE JAPAN)

Pacifico Yokohama Exhibition Hall / North / Annex Hall
19 May – 21 May 2021

The Society of Cosmetic Scientists, Singapore - 11th SCSS Suppliers Day, August 2021

Marriott Singapore, Tang Plaza Hotel. 320 Orchard Road
Thursday 26th & Friday 27th August 2021

in-cosmetics Asia 2021

BITEC Bangkok, Thailand
2 - 4 November 2020

NYSCC Suppliers’ Day 2021

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York
10 - 11 November 2021