‘Free from’ guidance should create level playing field in EU

Europe – ‘Free from’ guidance should create level playing field in EU

EU ‘free from’ guidance helps clarify the legal framework behind cosmetic claims and should create a fairer European beauty and personal care market, says...
Laws and regulation: Top news on cosmetics regulation across the APAC region

Asia – Laws and regulation: Top news on cosmetics regulation across the APAC region

We round-up of our most-read cosmetics regulation stories of the region, featuring CSAR developments, palm oil, Neutrogena’s mask recall and more...
CBD skin care: EU study shows antioxidant promise for topical disease treatment

Europe – CBD skin care: EU study shows antioxidant promise for topical disease treatment

Scientists have characterised the molecular effects of cannabidiol (CBD) on skin cells, highlighting antioxidant promise for use in topical skin care products to treat...
New details from European Commission on Expert Panels under MDR, IVDR

Europe – EU ‘free from’ cosmetics claims technical document is guidance, not regulation

A guidance document released in July on EU cosmetic ‘free from’ claims aims to clarify what is and isn’t allowed by law on finished...
Cash crop: Thai authorities approve use of hemp in food, cosmetics and CBD in herbal products

Thailand – Cash crop: Thai authorities approve use of hemp in food, cosmetics and...

Hemp and CBD are now allowed for use in herbal products made in Thailand after the authorities relaxed restrictions on their use...
Préparation à un retrait sans accord: la Commission demande une dernière fois à toutes les entreprises et à tous les citoyens de l'UE de se préparer au retrait du Royaume-Uni le 31 octobre 2019.

Europe – In the face of Brexit? Harmonising EU cosmetics compliance remains the goal,...

There are unknown facts around the full impact Brexit will have on cosmetics regulation and compliance, but regulatory knowledge and harmonisation across the European...
Information on Cosmetic Packaging Materials in the Context of the EU Cosmetics Regulation EC 1223/2009

Europe – Information on Cosmetic Packaging Materials in the Context of the EU Cosmetics...

This document identifies a set of useful information from packaging/material suppliers that supports the assessment of the impact of the packaging on the safety of...
After WHO Acceptance, Pakistan Drafts Pharmacovigilance Guidelines

Australia – Australian regulatory guidelines for sunscreens (ARGS)

The Australian regulatory guidelines for sunscreens (ARGS) have been developed to provide guidance to sponsors and manufacturers, and to assist in the understanding of the regulatory...
How genetic insights can personalise skin microbiome launches

Europe – How genetic insights can personalise skin microbiome launches

Dr Oliver Worsley, Co-Founder of Sequential explores how whole genome sequencing expects to revolutionise skin microbiome following its innovative transformation on gut microbiome.
La FEBEA Révèle Deux Etudes Inédites sur l'Impact Socio-Economique et sur l'Attractivité de la Cosmétique Française

France – La FEBEA Révèle Deux Etudes Inédites sur l’Impact Socio-Economique et sur l’Attractivité...

A l’occasion de son assemblée générale, la FEBEA (Fédération des Entreprises de la beauté) a dévoilé une étude macro-économique réalisée par le cabinet d’études...

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