Cosmetics & Personal Care Industry
With the cosmetics industry valued at around $62 billion in revenue and the personal care industry at over $300 billion in sales, these industries show no signs of slowing down.
To create the safe, trusted products that we apply to our face, hair and skin, cosmetics and personal care processors rely on a wide range of mixing technologies, from simple color or fragrance blending to the creation of extremely fine emulsions in creams and lotions.
With decades of experience, Admix offers mixing equipment for the blending needs of the cosmetics and personal care industries, along with free formula and process testing in our pilot lab.
How Admix can helpAs the cosmetics and personal care industries have evolved, we've worked with manufacturers to produce numerous products including:
- Long mix times
- Unstable emulsions
- Lumps, clumps, or fisheyes
- Cleaning and CIP issues
- Inadequate dispersions
- Inconsistent product quality
- Wasting out-of-spec product
- Operator injuries/safety considerations
Our Flowshear bottom mount emulsifier/disperser is a standout in the cosmetics and personal care industry. It delivers high shear and flow in a compact design and complies with regulatory and cGMP requirements. With unrivaled versatility, it can mix a wide range of batch sizes with minimal starting liquid levels.
Let our application engineers recommend a customized mixing solution for you or have your ingredient tested for free in our pilot lab.
Cosmetics and Personal Care Processing FAQs
The Rotostat rotor-stator mixer provides bulk tank motion without any in-tank bearing frame or supporting arms to block product flow. Its high shear mechanically breaks down solids (like wax) that give body to many creams, without requiring elevated temperature to melt these solids.
Yes. The BenchMix programmable high shear lab mixer can be configured with Rotomixx, Rotosolver and Rotostat mixer heads for great flexibility and accurate scale-up to full production. We also offer free ingredient testing in our 5,000 square-foot pilot plant and are so confident in our scale-up methods, we provide a process assurance warranty. Contact us to see how we can help you bring your products to market quicker.
Our powder induction line-up of the Fastfeed, Optifeed, and PIC provide inline, continuous powder induction and dispersion at feed rates over 450 lbs/minute on a single pass. Where air entrainment is a concern, the VacuShear system inducts powders or liquids under vacuum, provides high shear mixing for powder dispersion, and vacuum deaeration for the best finished product.