As lead chemist and CEO, Sam Dhatt directs Allure Labs from a place of knowledge and understanding of the multifaceted world of skincare. With over 30 year’s experience, Sam has formulated and created skincare products for over 700 brands and in 1999 his own unique line, DermaQuest.
With an MS in chemistry from GND university in Amritsar, India, and an MBA in marketing and finance from Pune university in India, Sam has skillfully channeled his knowledge and passion for skincare into Allure Labs.
Fueled with a desire to create the most advanced and results driven skincare formulations, tailored to the needs of professionals and clients alike, Sam leads a team of accomplished chemists who share his philosophy and passion for innovative, cutting-edge skincare technologies.
Allure Labs is increasingly meeting the demands of over 700 satisfied clients worldwide. We formulate certified organic products, FDA registered and both over-the-counter (OTC) and non-OTC skincare products. Our clients range from specialty boutique businesses to large-scale retailers and wholesalers. No matter the size of the business or order, we can guide you through your product development cycle.
We are an FDA-registered custom contract manufacturer, located in Northern California. Our 65,000 square feet, state of the art facility is fitted with the latest equipment and machineries to maximize production standards and enable our advanced manufacturing methodologies.
Allure Labs and DermaQuest
to expand to a new facility in 2022
Bath & Body – Bubble Bath, Butter, Cleanser, Cream, Gel, Lotions, Mist, Oil, Sanitizer, Liquid Soap, Scrub, Wash
Color Cosmetics –
Blush (Liquid, Cream, Gel, Anhy-drous Hot Pour, Liquid Highlighters)
Eye Products (Cream or Gel Eyeshadow, Eyeliner, Mascara, Brow Gels)
Foundations (Liquid, Cream, Concealer, Gel, Anhydrous Hot Pour)
Lip Products (Direct Pour Balm, Liquid Lip Gloss, Hot Pour Lip Gloss/ Balm, Lip Balm ‘Hot Pour’)
Face Paint Sticks
(please note no pressed powder, molded sticks)
Fragrance – Body Mist, Diffusers, Eau De Parfum, Eau De Toilette
Hair Care – Conditioner, Leave-On Treatment, Masques, Non-Aerosol Spray, Oil, Shampoo, Serum, Styling Product
Professional – Masks, Peels, Spa/Professional Treatments
Skin Care – After Shave, Brow Enhancer, Cleanser, Cream, Gel, Lash Enhancer, Lotion, Moisturizer, Oil, Overnight Treatment, Scrubs, Serum, Shaving Cream, Toner
Specialized Categories – Baby/Children’s, Men’s Skincare
Specialized Platforms – Anti-Aging, Botanical Infused, Innovative, Natural/Organic Ingredients, Whitening/Brightening
Sun Care/Tanning –
Sun Screen (Lotion, Cream, Spray)
Tanning Lotion (Lotion, Cream, Spray)
Pricing is determined once the formula is approved and finalized. We also provide price breaks at specific quantities.
R&D and production lead times will vary throughout the year. Please call to confirm.
Yes, our Purchasing Department is devoted to helping you find the best packaging for your product. We can source labeling and printing companies to meet your brand’s needs.
Minimum Order Quantity (MOQ) is determined based on the specific details of your Product Development Request. Please contact us to obtain and submit a Product Development Request form to provide these details, and we will give you a call to discuss once we have reviewed your form.
We accept credit cards, checks, cashier’s checks, cash, and wire transfers.
The fees are dependent on whether your product is over the counter (OTC) or Cosmetic. We will conduct tests at our facility according to Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) guidelines and provide you with an estimate.
We require a 50% deposit to initiate the process, and the remaining balance is due prior to final shipment of your products. As we continue to do business together, we can establish a credit line.
Yes, we charge an R&D fee as a deposit. Our fee is determined by the scope of work based on each formulation and the number of products being developed for you. The fee also applies toward raw materials, finished samples for review, and lab time. (Note: shipping samples will be at your cost.) The R&D fees are waived once you are an established customer.