FDA cosmetic labeling requirements FDAbasics
Overview of FDA cosmetic labeling requirements Here is a list of FDA cosmetic labeling requirements The common name of the product must be displayed prominently on the principal display panel. Example “Moisturizing cream” New weight should appear prominently on the PDP Cosmetic Ingredient labeling; all the ingredients used (except flavors and fragrances) must appear… Read More
What do cosmetics firms need to do?
Under the law, cosmetics manufacturers are not required to register their cosmetic establishments or file their product formulations with the FDA, and no registration number is required to import cosmetics into the United States. However, we encourage cosmetic firms to participate in the FDA’s Voluntary Cosmetic Registration Program (VCRP) using the online registration system.
Can the FDA inspect cosmetics manufacturers?
Yes. The FDA can and does inspect cosmetic manufacturing facilities to assure cosmetic product safety and to determine whether cosmetics are adulterated or misbranded under the FD&C Act or FPLA.