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Traceable Treasures by Lipoid Kosmetik – A Collection of Persuasive Sourcing Stories



As part of Lipoid Kosmetik’s sophisticated and growing portfolio, ProTec Ingredia offer their ‘Traceable Treasures’, an assortment of raw materials that can be traced back to a specific local source. 

These products combine their full-spectrum, mild extraction technology, with a raw material origin story to provide the highest sustainable quality for skincare and haircare ingredients.

We are proud to share this extensive selection that embraces sustainability, community and history to deliver high-quality products.

Alpenrose Flower

Aronia Berry

(INCI: Rhododendron Ferrugineum Flower Extract I Flower Water)

(INCI: Aronia Melanocarpa Fruit Extract)

Plant Properties: Antioxidant, Skin Protection.

Plant Properties: Antioxidant, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-microbial.

We are proud to offer the Alpenrose Flower (Rhododendron ferrugineum) extract line, which is based on the natural activity of the shrub’s pinkish-red flowers. Manufactured from 100% wild-grown, handpicked, and fully traceable Alpenrose flowers from a farming family in the Swiss Alps, their extracts provide high sustainable quality and a maximum of natural ‘Swissness’ for skin and haircare cosmetics.

Aronia berries are small dark superfruits from North America and are powerful antioxidants that exhibit anti-inflammatory, anti-microbial and antidiabetic properties. Lipoid Kosmetik harness these health-promoting properties for cosmetics and develop Aronia extracts from fruit pomace, a by-product of juice production. The raw Aronia berry material is grown and processed on a farm in Switzerland and can be used to develop cosmetic formulations that are convincing, using a persuasive sourcing story.

Haskap Berry

Aloe Leaf

(INCI: Lonicera Caerulea Fruit Extract)

(INCI: Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract)

Plant Properties: Antioxidant, Anti-inflammatory.

Plant Properties: Anti-aging, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-irritant, Antioxidant, Skin Protection, Soothing.

Haskap berry is the new superfruit from the Northern temperate zone of Europe and Asia. In Japanese traditional medicine, Haskap is considered an ‘elixir of life’, and the juice is sold as a remedy for eternal youth and longevity. Vitamin-rich fruits provide anti-inflammatory and antioxidant activities. Lipoid Kosmetik uses the fruit pomace of Swiss-sourced and organic Haskap berries and combines it with the full-spectrum mild extraction technology to create high-quality and sustainable plant extracts for cosmetic applications.

Aloe leaves are therapeutic agents for their health, beauty and skincare properties. They are composed of the inner leaf with a polysaccharide-rich juice, a latex layer with laxative but potentially harmful aloin, and the outer rind with precious small molecules. Lipoid Kosmetik uses specifically processed Aloe leaves from Mexico, in which the outer and latex layers are removed to avoid contamination with aloin. By using this traceable raw material, Lipoid Kosmetik can provide you with high-quality plant extracts for cosmetic applications.

Aloe Flower

Mountain Tea

(INCI: Aloe Barbadensis Flower Extract)

(INCI: Sideritis Scardica Flower/Leaf/Stem Extract)

Plant Properties: Antioxidant, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-microbial.

Aloe flowers, the inflorescences of the famous cosmetic lead plant Aloe barbadensis, have gained popularity due to their benefits for cosmetic applications. Aloe flowers are rich in phenolic compounds, vitamin C and fatty acids, which provide antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial properties. Lipoid Kosmetik source the innovative raw material from a supplier in Spain, and in combination with their full-spectrum mild extraction technology, create high-quality plant extracts for cosmetic applications. Their Aloe Flowers are grown and harvested in Lanzarote, the easternmost of the Canary Islands located on the north coast of Africa.

Plant Properties: Antioxidant, Calming, Skin Regeneration.

Mountain tea, the aromatic relaxing herb found in Southern Mediterranean mountain areas and the Balkan regions, is the ideal ingredient for a regenerative night-time routine. The ancient Greeks referred to it as the ‘Tea of Gods’, which has medicinal properties, including antioxidants, calming, and regeneration. Lipoid Kosmetik uses this traditional herbal remedy sourced from an organic supplier in Greece and creates Mountain Tea Pro, an activity-proven, substantiated plant extract ideal for the daily night-time skincare routine.

Kakadu Plum

Moringa Seed

(INCI: Terminalia Ferdinandiana Fruit Extract)

(INCI: Moringa Oleifera Seed Extract)

Plant Properties: Anti-aging, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-microbial, Antioxidant.

Kakadu plum is an Australian native superfood that grows in abundance in the aboriginal homeland and is used for consumables and medicines. It is one of the richest naturally occurring sources of vitamin C and provides antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and anti-microbial effects. Traditionally eaten fresh, it can also be made into jams, powders, teas, and skin care products. Lipoid Kosmetik use wild-grown and hand-picked Kakadu plums from the Northern Territory to produce high-quality plant extracts for cosmetic applications.

Plant Properties: Antioxidant, Anti-microbial, Anti-inflammatory, Astringent, Cleansing.

Moringa oleifera, also known as the ‘miracle tree,’ is the source of a soft and moisturizing natural seed oil with unique potential across a variety of cosmetic applications. Moringa provides antioxidant, antimicrobial, astringent, and anti-inflammatory properties. Lipoid Kosmetik harnesses the benefits of Moringa and develops high-quality extracts by upcycling a by-product of oil production, the Moringa seed cake. The raw material is derived from a sustainable and traceable source in Rwanda.

To obtain samples or enquire about any of the raw materials highlighted, please contact us. To learn more, see the brochure below.

If you would like to start a conversation with us, have any questions regarding our product portfolio or would like to request pricing and a sample, please don’t hesitate to get in touch. We look forward to hearing from you.