Monthly archives for July, 2015

Mandatory Reporting to the State of California

If you sold cosmetics in the state of California in 2014, there is mandatory data to report pertaining to your sales and formulation. The timeframe to report this data is ...

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Recent Speaking Engagement—Cosmetics & Toiletries Scientific Summit, University of Pennsylvania June 2015

Recent Speaking Engagement—Cosmetics & Toiletries Scientific Summit, University of Pennsylvania June 2015

Robert Ross-Fichtner was a featured speaker at this year’s Cosmetics & Toiletries Scientific Summit at the University of Pennsylvania.  Rob spoke on the crisis in the cosmetics industry due to ...

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Cruelty Free Cosmetics Acts in Canada and the United States

In June 2015, Senator Carolyn Stewart Olsen (Conservative-New Brunswick) launched a bill to prohibit animal testing for cosmetics in Canada, as well as the sale of cosmetic products or ingredients ...

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Revolutionary Developments in Sun Protection

Today’s sunscreens are only effective in blocking ultraviolet light, not infrared or visible light. In recent German studies, it was shown that 50% of free radicals produced in the skin ...

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14Jul

The Environmental Working Group’s 2015 Worst Sunscreen List

The Environmental Working Group (EWG) has become a highly influential non-governmental organization (NGO) pertaining to cosmetic safety. They have recently published their annual report on the effectiveness and safety of

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