Intelligent formulas,
beautiful brands.

SPF Suncare

SPF Suncare

SPF formulations, regulations, and testing methods change rapidly, and we are at the forefront to help our customers get to the market quickly with full service package.

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Body Care Products

Body Care Products

We've helped manufacture body lotions, body wash, body oils, shaving creams, and many other body care products for our brand partners.

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OTC Products

OTC Products

For almost a decade, RNA has offered FDA approved OTC formulations for topical products such as antiperspirants, dandruff shampoos, pain creams, and skin treatments.

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Multicultural Textured Hair Products

Multicultural Textured Hair Products

With over 20 years of experience in textured hair, we've formulated everything from curl creams to edge gels to hair straightening creams.

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General Hair Products

General Hair Products

We are experts in the hair care product field with decades of experience making shampoos, conditioners, styling gels, cowashes, leave in conditioners, deep treatment masks and hair serums.

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Premium Skin Care

Premium Skin Care

In addition to general skincare products, we are also experts in the functional or treatment-based skincare space as well, with decades of experience helping manufacture these dynamic products.

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Hemp Products

Hemp Products

CBD products have exploded in popularity in recent years, and as a leader in the personal care industry, RNA has added hemp products to our capabilities.

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Who we are

RNA helps beauty brands build and grow by formulating, testing, and manufacturing personal care products that improve how people live, work, and play.

We offer full service turnkey contract manufacturing for brands, handling all the behind the scene work that goes into making amazing products, so brands can focus less on operational hurdles and more on innovation, marketing, sales, and their customers.

Our founder started RNA in 1983 as an R&D laboratory that allowed small and growing brands access to new and innovative formulations.

Since then, we've grown to a full scale manufacturing brand partner handling all aspects of the process from concept ideation, market testing, to manufacturing and fulfillment.

It is that same entrepreneurial spirit decades ago that still drives us today as continue to grow.

We take pride in the accomplishments of our client brands whose products are sold across the globe.

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We believe in quality, integrity, and transparency.

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We only succeed when you succeed.

Modern consumers expect more, so we can only ensure success by making the best product possible. As a full service brand partner, we adhere to strict formulation guidelines, regulatory requirements, and continuous process improvement to ensure delivery of the best product. A focus on quality allows everyone to win, including the retail shopper that makes the decision to buy your brand's product.


We protect what's most important to you.

Brand owners understand how difficult it is to maintain an edge in a competitive market. While we work with many clients on a multitude of projects, our team works diligently to protect confidential information. Approved formulations are kept consistent because we will not cut corners even in a volatile market. We do not switch chemical or packaging items without a thorough approval process or brand sign off. It is because of our dedication to integration that we've had strong brand partnerships for well over three decades.


We are an extension of your team.

The best partnerships happen when both sides have information to make the best decisions. We communicate continuously on progress or delays, while offering our customers access to critical information through our customer portal - a real time view into finished goods inventory, customer supplied raw materials, and quality control statuses of recently made products. Our business goal is to ensure all parties in the supply chain win from our vendors to our brand partners to the retailer and finally the end shopper.

The work we do and love doing.

R&D Formulation

Our library contains over 3,000 base formulas, and every year, we create more than 250 new formulations. Our expertise is in body care, skin care, general market and professional hair care, multicultural textured hair products, OTC topical drugs, and more. Our expertly staffed Research and Development Lab formulates to ensure compliance with Prop 65 and EU compliance standards.


Our top-of-the-line technology can handle all our customers' packaging needs, including shrinking, bundling, labeling, and promotional kitting. We source only the best quality raw materials to guarantee our products ship without damage or defects.


Our 300,000 square foot facility located in Blue Island, Illinois, includes a warehouse, compounding, and 25+ filling lines capable of producing up to 500,000 units per day of mixed products. Our top of the line machinery can fill bottles, jars, tubes, sachets, and aerosols. Our 200+ employees are experts with a proven history of delivering excellent products.


As a full-service turnkey contract manufacturer, we provide third-party logistics solutions so our customers can focus on what they do best. Our Blue Island facility will receive, store, and ship our brand partner's raw and finished goods to help lower their warehousing and distribution costs, as well as streamline their inventory management.


Our compliance and regulatory experts stay on top of changing global laws and update our resources accordingly. We produce documents for new product registration around the world including EU, Middle East, Africa, and Asia. We coordinate FDA testing for batch validation and active ingredients for over the counter formulations, and facilitate outside protocols such as HRIPT and SPF when requested.


We handle three critical testing functions in-house as part of the premium service offerings of our firm. Our facility has Analytical, Microbiological, and Quality Control testing labs. These labs handle all aspects of testing from chemical and packaging, to formula specs to ensure a consistent product is made. Our analytical lab also allows for HPLC, GC for OTC/CBD potency testing. We ensure batches are within COA specifications and test on-line for fill weight, closure torque, bill of material conformity, and many other quality metrics.

Lets make something amazing together

Our team is ready to help you achieve your vision. Share your needs, goals, and ideas, and our experienced client success agents will discuss how RNA can help fulfill those aspirations.

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Discover what makes RNA special

Learn more about all our contract manufacturing services, our executive team, and why we're the best partner for your business. Our team has a proven track record of success delivering high quality products for our brands, and we can do the same for you.

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