Seppic unveils wesource, its dedicated brand for cosmetics active ingredients

Press release | February 7, 2018

As a leader in cosmetics active ingredients, one of the fastest growing segments of the cosmetics ingredient market, Seppic unveils wesource, a dedicated brand to gather all its cosmetics actives from plant-based chemistry, marine biotechnologies and botanical extraction.

wesource embodies the richness and diversity of Seppic cosmetic active ingredients and meets the needs expressed by consumers seeking for naturality. With this brand, Seppic aims to give its customers a better understanding and consistency of its active ingredients portfolio. wesource will be both inspiring and powerful by offering customers vibrant stories, dedicated services and technical, scientific and biological expertise.

wesource reflects the curiosity and passion of Seppic's teams, who are constantly searching for new horizons and learning from nature. wesource combines Seppic scientific expertise and its knowledge of cosmetics markets to support clients around the world by offering them personalized services.

Mariane Tavares, Seppic Marketing Director, says: “With wesource, we are highlighting our scientific expertise and our sustainable innovation, in order to offer our clients proven efficacy active ingredients, inspiring stories, and unique solutions that meet the needs of consumers. When it comes to Beauty, we believe there is no greater inspiration than Life itself. To us, active science is being curious about the world. Inspired by the materials life is made up of combined with innovation, we create solutions that truly empower Beauty.”

Seppic in brief

A subsidiary of the Air Liquide group in the Healthcare business, Seppic creates and markets a wide range of ​specialty ingredients for health and beauty​. Present in ​100 countries through its subsidiaries and its network of distributors, Seppic employs​ 700 people​ worldwide, including ​100 employees dedicated to innovation​. ​

About wesource

wesource is the Seppic brand that features a ​complete and innovative offer ​comprised off ​85 active ingredients for cosmetics​. Sourced from marine biotechnologies, botanical extractions, and plant-based chemistry, these active ingredients are unique because of the inspiring stories they convey. Through their technicity and efficiency, they create solutions that empower Beauty.

Air Liquide Healthcare supplies ​medical gases, home healthcare services, hygiene products, medical equipment and specialty ingredients​. In 2016, it served ​over 15,000 hospitals and ​1.4 million patients at home throughout the world. The Group’s Healthcare business reached € 3,111 million in revenues in 2016​, with the support of its ​15,000 employees​.

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