Personal Care by Scott Bader


Introducing the new Personal Care blog by Scott Bader.

Scott Bader Personal Care responsibly manufacture innovative ingredients that respect the natural environment and make life better. Our growing range of personal care ingredients are used in hair, face, and body applications to achieve the desired consumer and processing benefits, helping you keep pace with the ever changing and diverse needs of consumers.

Now over 100 years in business, Scott Bader is a globally renowned manufacturer that attracts the best talent. Partnering with us gives you access to some of the best chemists in the industry with unrivalled knowledge and expertise.

Established in 1921, Scott Bader is a global leader in functional polymer manufacture, and we are proud of the breakthroughs we have made in the Personal Care industry. Our relentless efforts to drive sustainable product development are evidence of commitment to making a positive difference to business, people, and the environment.

Our brands

Texique thickeners and emulsifiers are cold processable with good emulsification properties and pH stability. They are supplied pre-neutralised and ready to use with no preservatives or animal derived raw materials. The bio-based ingredients in Texique products are plant-based, and they also feature renewable oil and surfactant.

Click here to see our Texique range.

The exciting new Texiterra product range consists of 100% natural cold pressed oils and exfoliants, carefully sourced from partners who share Scott Bader’s ethics and values. Texiterra natural oils are the sustainable choice of base oils for a range of personal care formulations including shampoos, moisturisers, sun lotions, shaving creams and many more.

Click here to see our Texiterra range.


Our Texiterra range is carefully sourced from partners who share Scott Bader’s ethics and values. Find out more here.

Our ethos

Scott Bader has always been conscious of the importance of respecting nature and minimising our environmental footprint. Improving our sustainability and environmental impact is a constant mission and makes us a driving force for our industry.

This is reflected in our 2036 Vision. By 2036 we will have a net positive impact on the environment from all our operations globally. Collaborating actively with our partners, we will drive our value chains towards a regenerative, positive impact on the environment through the products and services we supply.

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Our product ranges cover a wide selection of applications within the personal care market, formulated with both people and the environment in mind. You can feel safe in the knowledge that by using our ingredients you are taking care of both.

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Everything you need to know about using our personal care products, including educational videos, data sheets and example formulations.

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Our founder, Ernest Bader, believed that ethical and moral action to improve this world was vital. His beliefs are still the foundation for everything we do and they continue to drive our innovation today.

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