Personal Care

DyStar Hilton Davis is a leading manufacturer of dyes, lakes and pigments for the cosmetics and personal care industry. We are a reliable partner for our customers, providing high quality, environmentally friendly products that are compliant with global and local regulations such as FDA, EU Cosmetics. Our regulated dyes, lakes and pigments are found in various applications such as food, beverage, pet food, drugs and cosmetics.

We offer a wide range of colors, from vibrant to muted, suitable for various cosmetics and personal care products such as shampoos, shower gels, creams & lotions, powders, eye shadows, nail polish and lipstick.


DyStar Dyes are water-soluble dyes are suitable for aqueous applications. They are designed to be used to color liquid products such as shampoos, shower gels, toothpastes, mouthwashes etc. With their competitive pricing, they are also a low-cost solution for cosmetics products like lipstick.


Our lakes are designed for oil-based applications. They are suitable for high-end cosmetics products because they are not soluble in water and therefore don’t bleed. Due to the low particle size, the color palette consists of more vibrant shades.

Inorganic pigments

The inorganic pigments offer a more muted color palette. They are used in many solid products such as eye shadows and powders. They are also suitable and frequently used in liquids such as soaps, gels and lotions.