A world leader in high tech active ingredients dedicated to cosmetics

Founded in 1987 in Barcelona (Spain) and acquired in 2012 by Lubrizol (Berkshire Hathaway), Lipotec has become in just a few years a well-known worldwide expert in advanced active ingredients for skin and hair care.


Quality, Excellence, and Innovation are our essential drivers to contribute to the success of our partners. 


A global and masterful approach ensures rigorous quality, from the conception of the product to the end of its full market lifetime cycle.

Technical expertise and standardized processes ensure the strict compliance of both products and services. Lipotec has had ISO certification since 1999.  


The quest of excellence is the watchword of Lipotec. Each product is the result of sophisticated technology and carries scientific innovation with proven performance.

In addition to the constant search for maximum efficacy, the key to Lipotec’s development is the reliability and quality of service that respects the interests of our customers and the security of the final consumers. Proof of this is the exceptional loyalty of our customers, with whom we forge lasting relationships.


An endless potential for the creation of cosmetic solutions with scientifically proven efficacy. 

Creating Molecular Cosmetics: an unlimited source of active ingredients

Thanks to the study of all of the processes that occur in our organisms, Lipotec creates and models molecules capable of reaching the target areas through inhibiting, stimulating or accurately mimicking the biological mechanisms.



Science behind each product brand

Lipotec has developed a wide range of active ingredients and delivery systems through different sophisticated technologies for their use in cosmetics, nutricosmetics and cosmetotextiles.


Closer to our customers

We benefit from a strong international presence. With headquarters in Spain, Lipotec has a sales office in the United States, France, Germany, Italy, Australia and Singapore.



Lipotec develops active ingredients for the personal care industry and supplies them to leading cosmetic product manufacturers and brand owners worldwide.

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