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Kobo Products, The Powder & Dispersion Specialist

Since 1987 Kobo has provided innovative, technology-based raw materials to the cosmetic industry. The product range includes Surface Treated Pigments, Microspheres, Suncare and Color Dispersions, Silicone Fluids, Specialties, Natural Ingredients, Effect Pigments, Boron Nitride and Delivery Systems. Kobo has six locations, USA (Corporate Headquarters), Brazil, UK, France, Asia Pacific and Japan (Kobo Dispatek), and is represented globally by independent agents.
To request information, data and samples, please use our electronic order form or contact us.
Main Phone Number: 908 - 757 - 0033
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What's NEW at Kobo?

  • Formula of the Month: Mineral Spray Sunscreen - Podcast Episode 54 - Click on the link to listen to the podcast on your favorite platform.
  • Bonus Episode: in-cosmetics® Global 2024 Sneak Peak - Click on the link to listen to the podcast on your favorite platform.
  • Sun Cancer - Wednesday Webinars with Kobo - Wed, May 22, 2024 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EST
  • KOBOTINT: Creating Inclusive Palettes for Tinted Products - Customer Webinars Europe - Wednesday, May 29, 2024 - 11:00-12:00 CEST
  • Hyaluronates:Hyaluronic acid is a natural polysaccharide, widely distributed throughout connective, epithelial, and neural tissues. It is a major component of skin, where it is involved in moisturization and tissue repair.
  • Phytopresomes™: Liposomal formulations made with Phytopresome™ enhance the penetration of active in the epidermis, increase Stratum Corneum retention, promote sustained release and long-lasting effect and help formulate lipid-soluble actives in water-based formulas.
  • No-TiO2 K-RAY® Effect Pigments:For customers who favor products without TiO2, we have released a new series of Special Effect Pigments, the NT (No-TiO2) series. It replaces Titanium Dioxide with Cerium Oxide on White pearls, and use only Silica and Iron Oxide for Gold and Long Color Travel Pearls.