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1. Tell us about your company? What inspired you to get into the cosmetic ingredients industry?
TC USA brings unique ingredient and technology to the global Personal Care market. We are dedicated to servicing the ever growing natural and naturally derived Personal Care markets by offering a novel approach to product development and innovative product solutions.
2. What makes your ingredients unique?
ButterPlus is designed to provide effective barrier properties, combined with great moisturization and excellent emolliency. Its melt profile provides outstanding spread and play time with excellent skin feel, without greasiness. Butter-Plus™ E is also an excellent delivery system for incorporating essential oils into skincare preparations, providing extended stability, and aids in fragrance longevity.
Key benefits :
- Provides extended “play time”.
- Ease of formulating in O/W emulsions
- Enhanced sensory and skin feel : moisturization without greasy effect
- Ability to solubilize / “hold in matrix” difficult essential oils
ESSACHEM AR-5 is designed to offer exceptional, dry sensory properties for skin and haircare formulations . It is lightweight, fast absorbing, and has excellent dispersing properties.
Key benefits :
- Ideal alternative to formulate an Argan “Light”
- Good coverage on hair, with a lighter “touch”
- Intense Treatment for face with a non-greasy feel
3. Is your ingredient sustainable?
TC USA focuses on Ingredients of natural origins. We support the development of cleaner, greener, and more sustainable formulations. The ESSACHEM® AR-5 and Butter-Plus™ E are both derived from natural and renewable vegetable sources, both are COSMOS Approved and the Ingredient of Natural Origin Index under ISO 16128 is equal to 1.0 .
4. What types of formulas benefit from adding the ingredient from the ChemBox? Which ingredient can it replace?
ESSACHEM® AR-5 is an ideal complement, or substitute to traditional Argan oil in formulations that require fast absorption, lighter spreading properties without a greasy after feel. ESSACHEM® AR-5 is ideal as a silicone fluid alternative.
Butter-Plus™ E is an elegant all-natural, vegetable alternative to conventional types of moisturizers for a wide range of skin care, and sun care applications.
5. What is one thing that you could change in the cosmetics industry?We help deliver the incredible functional benefits your audience wants with exciting natural ingredients.