Oat Cosmetics have expanded their most popular ingredient range ‘Oat COM’ Colloidal Oatmeal by adding two further grades, in response to customer requests.

The Oat COM range is an extremely versatile, cost effective Colloidal Oatmeal, demonstrating superior anti – aging, anti – irritant, cleansing and moisturising properties. Manufactured under a patented process Oat COM shows increased availability of active molecules such as beta-glucan, enhancing its efficacy over colloidal oatmeal produced by traditional milling.

The Oat COM range expansion has been carefully designed for the cosmetics industry by Oat Cosmetics and now consists of 4 grades of Colloidal Oatmeal each developed for versatility, activity and functionality. The Oat COM grades are:


  • NEW**   Oat COM EUR For the European market, an Ecocert/COSMOS ‘natural’ certified ingredient,  a superior colloidal oatmeal with excellent skin enhancing properties, ideal as an active skin-enhancing base for creams and lotions.
  • NEW**  Oat COM IRR – A sterile version of Colloidal Oatmeal for use in clinical and OTC type formulations.
  • Oat COM USP – For the US Market a high performance Colloidal Oatmeal manufactured to US Pharmacopeia specification meeting the requirements of the US Food and Drug Administration for the use of oats as a skin protectant with soothing capabilities for sensitive skin.
  • Oat COM ORG – Ecocert Organic version of Colloidal Oatmeal.


Angus Robertson Business Development Manager says “With our Oat COM range we now have a grade of colloidal oatmeal for all potential applications, whether it be for an over the counter skin care application or luxurious certified organic cream and we can tailor to the specific demands of the US and European markets.”

Oat Cosmetics will be officially launching the new Oat COM grades in April at the In-Comestics show in Paris, where they are exhibiting on stand J141. If you are interested in finding out more about Colloidal Oatmeal or Oat Cosmetics other oat derived cosmetic ingredients visit their website on www.oat.co.uk or alternatively contact Angus Robertson, Business Development Manager on +44 2380 767228 or ar@oat.co.uk.