Gova is a company dedicated to the development of  innovative and natural based raw materials for the personal care market. All our raw materials have been designed to offer a unique solution to particular challenges in the Personal Care.


Respect with Nature

Only  renewable vegetable sources are used to produces our ingredients. The production is performed with limited impact on our environment. The production is based on biotechnology, low impact extraction method or natural esterification.

Respect for the skin

All our developments are mild and respect not only the skin barrier, but also our natural skin flora.


Innovation and Performance

In our raw materials we combine innovative concepts and high performance at a reasonable cost



All our actives are scientifically supported with objective testing and scientific articles



Our ingredients are accompanied by a full toxicological evaluation information.

Northstar Lipids

At Northstar we specialise in functional, high value plant derived natural oils.

We have over 30 years technical, operational and commercial experience and a breadth of expertise covering the sourcing, processing and end-use applications for our products; this enables us to help our customers select the right oil for their needs, be it for health-foods, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, animal health or other industrial uses.

The culture of our business is to be involved in the whole supply chain as much as possible. This includes:

  • Placing contracts with growers and processors to obtain the best raw materials
  • Selecting the right processing technology to deliver the right finished product
  • Forming long-lasting strategic partnerships with suppliers and processors to ensure continuity and consistency of supply
  • Using in-house lab facilities to evaluate raw materials, finished products and to support New product development
  • Providing our customers with in-depth technical and formulation advice for NPD, we help them select the best oil or formulation for the particular application





Paramelt is a global manufacturer of specialty wax blends for a range of applications including food, cosmetics and packaging. Established in 1898 the company operates eight manufacturing and R&D facilities in the Netherlands, UK, USA and China. Through our global presence Paramelt has strong global positioning in sourcing strategic raw materials. Combined with our multiple manufacturing locations, this offers enhanced supply chain security to our customers.

The Paracera™ waxes for cosmetics and personal care applications are recognized by leading brand owners for high quality and consistent performance. The range consists of petroleum wax blends, natural waxes and specialty narrow-cut materials. The Paracera™ waxes are produced in FSSC 22000 certified food grade facilities.


Our regional partner, InterMed Sdn Bhd Malaysia has established itself as a major and dedicated supplier and exporter of Oleochemicals and specialty products derived from vegetable raw materials such as Palm Oil, Palm Kernel Oil and Coconut Oil.

InterMed’s house brand covers a wide range of Oleochemicals and specialty products which include Glycerine, Fatty Acids, Fatty Alcohols, Cosmetic and Technical Esters and many more.
From its comprehensive range of products, InterMed offers customers the flexibility to order in combined shipments ranging from loose cargo to full container load basis and bulk shipment.

InterMed offer top quality ingredients under their trade name IMEX for PersonalCare and Cosmetic Industries.

Fatty Esters  Specialty Esters – NEW
IMEX IPP 90 Isopropyl Palmitate IMEX COCO C8 Coco-Caprylate/Caprate
IMEX IPM 98 Isopropyl Myristate IMEX CCM Coco Glycerides
IMEX GMS 40SE Glyceryl Stearate IMEX CSL 21216 Cetyl Laurate/Stearate /Lauryl Palmitate
IMEX GTA Glyceryl Triacetate
Fatty Alcohols Ethoxylated Alcohols – NEW
IMEX FA FC1618 Cetearyl Alcohol IMEX EFA S-2 Steareth-2
IMEX FA FC16 98 Cetyl Alcohol IMEX EFA S-21 Steareth-21
IMEX FA FC18 98 Stearyl Alcohol IMEX EFA CS-12 Ceteareth-12
IMEX EFA CS-20 Ceteareth-20
IMEX EFA CS-25 Ceteareth-25




Since 1987 Lipotec has specialized in the research, design and production of innovative active ingredients for the development of novel cosmetic strategies.
Quality research, innovation and scientific rigour are Lipotec’s main values. These priorities enable us to provide the cosmetics industry with innovative cosmetic solutions while contributing to the success of our partners.
Direct access to state-of-the art technology enables Lipotec to be one of the outstanding suppliers of cosmetic active ingredients worldwide. The continual and thorough updating of the company’s know-how platforms, Molecular Cosmetics and Delivery Systems, and the heavy investment in advanced techniques such as Molecular Modelling, Functional Genomics or Biotechnology, allows Lipotec to develop active ingredients as well as new cosmetic applications in a sustainable way.


Lipotec’s rigorous integral approach connects innovation with the cosmetic industry through six product brands which provide the cosmetic industry with an unlimited range of innovative active ingredients.

From science to cosmetics
Peptides and organic molecules developed to reach, stimulate, inhibit or compete with specific targets, covering a wide range of functionalities in skin care.

Marine biotechnology for sustainable cosmetics
Novel actives ingredients achieved through biotechnological techniques while preserving the environment, since there is not harvesting or extracting from nature.

Microfluidation, a fact in cosmetics
Molecular Films which are more occlusive, minimizing transpidermal water loss (TEWL) and enhancing the release of the active ingredients into the skin.

Vectorisation, the right delivery system for the desired application
Delivery systems for a controlled release of the active ingredients, enhancing their stability and bioavailability.

Beautiful skin from the inside out
Innovative ingestible formulations for nutricosmetics; our In&Out approach proves the combination of oral and topical formulations for a greater cosmetic benefit.

From textile fibres to the skin
Delivery systems specially developed for cosmetotextiles and suitable for all types of textile fabrics.