Contract manufacturing

Inovia specialises in the development, manufacturing and packing of cosmetics, toiletries, personal care and Medical Class 1 products covering skincare, bath and body, aromatherapy, luxury and are at the forefront of natural and organic product development.

Scroll down to learn more about: Our philosophy, What we can do, The lab, Our market ready products, Bespoke development, Technical know-how, Certified products, Manufacturing capabilities and Packaging.

Our philosophy

Nothing is impossible.

It’s really that simple here at Inovia, we love a challenge and pride ourselves on being able to take interesting and challenging ideas and turn them into fully finished products.

 

What can we do?

Inovia specialises in the development, manufacture and delivery of cosmetics, toiletries, personal care and Medical Class 1 & 2 products, across skincare, aromatherapy, bath and body and luxury.

Unique in our flexibility to offer small batches as well as large, we can guide you every step of the way from concept to shelf combined with our technical expertise we are at the forefront of natural and organic product development.

The lab

Our excellent ‘lab’ comprises some of the most creative cosmetic scientists and product developers in the industry. This team do everything from taking a basic idea for a product and create award winning formulas as well as being able to advise and assist on all aspects of your product development and formulation, raw material.

Market ready products / Off the shelf bases

With a range of fully tested products we can help brands get their products to market quickly & cost effectively. We have a wide range of fully tested in-house bases which can be adapted and personalised for quick turnaround we can create products which fit the needs and trends of brands & markets. The addition of essential oils, actives or some of our in-house manufactured natural extracts make this a popular route for development with reduced timescale & costs of a “start from scratch” project.

Bespoke development

From concept ideas to matching market leading ideas or your own supplied formulations, our development team will work with you to create products that perform and fit with your requirements. Using our strength in sourcing of ingredients, we are especially strong in natural and “free from” formulations and using alternative preservatives. The development team will oversee all the aspects of product sampling, adjustment, testing to get the product ready for launch.

Technical know-how

Inovia’s technical team will guide you through the technical and regulatory framework to ensure when your product reaches the market it complies with the appropriate regulatory requirements.

Certified products – Soil Association / COSMOS Organic & Medical Class 1 & Class 2

With a range of fully approved Organic Soil Association & COSMOS in-house product bases that can be used as building blocks for a number of products. Inovia can supply a cost effective development & manufacturing service for certified organic products. With the expertise to develop from scratch and a wide supply base of organic ingredients we can bring flexibility and simplicity to an often complicated area.

Our manufacturing & filling facility is also accredited for the production of Class 1 & Class 2 Medical Devices.

Manufacturing capabilities

Wide manufacturing capabilities include hot and cold mix vessels for emulsions, gels, wash products, butters and balms as well as basic blending for liquid products and for manufacture of solutions. Stainless steel vessels are available from 50 litre capacity upwards to several thousand litres. This is complimented by variable speed stirrers and homogenisers; peripheral equipment includes centrifuges and micro filtration.

Inovia can fill into a wide variety of formats including bottles (plastic, glass & aluminium), tube (plastic & laminated), bottles, jars & tins, hot pour balms & waxes and pouches (for bath salts).

Packaging

Our packaging specialists work with you to bring your product to life, up to date on all the latest packaging technologies and trends, this team look to enhance your vision and make your product stand out on shelf.