EU Cosmetic Regulations

EU Cosmetic Compliance – Complete Guide

EU cosmetic compliance

Embarking on the journey of achieving EU cosmetic compliance can seem like navigating through uncharted waters. However, with the right guidance and support, this journey transforms into a seamless and rewarding experience. The EU Cosmetics Regulation (EC 1223/2009) is the cornerstone of ensuring that all cosmetic products available in the European market are safe for consumers, environmentally friendly, and free from animal testing. This regulation is crucial for maintaining high standards in the cosmetic industry, protecting both the consumer and the brand.

Understanding EU Cosmetic Compliance

The path to EU cosmetic compliance is one that requires meticulous attention to detail, comprehensive knowledge of regulatory requirements, and a strategic approach. The regulation encompasses various aspects such as product safety, labeling, marketing, and more. Ensuring compliance means that your products meet the stringent standards set forth by the European Union, which not only protects consumers but also enhances the credibility and marketability of your brand.

How Biorius can help ?

At Biorius, we understand that navigating these regulations can be overwhelming, especially for businesses that are new to the European market or those looking to expand their product lines. This is where our expertise comes into play. With over 15 years of experience in regulatory affairs, we have honed our skills and knowledge to provide unparalleled support to cosmetic companies around the world.

Our comprehensive services are designed to cover every aspect of the EU cosmetic compliance process. From the initial formula review to ensure that your product ingredients meet the safety standards, to the preparation of the Product Information File (PIF), which is a critical document for demonstrating compliance. We also offer services in Cosmetic Product Safety Reports (CPSR) and help with the notification of your products on the Cosmetic Products Notification Portal (CPNP), ensuring that your products are properly registered with the European authorities.

One of the key benefits of partnering with Biorius is our ability to provide legal representation within the European Union. This is a mandatory requirement for non-EU companies looking to market their products in Europe. Our presence and experience in the EU market mean that we can act as your Responsible Person (RP), taking on the legal responsibility for compliance and safety of your products.

Our team of experts is dedicated to guiding you through every step of the compliance process. We take a proactive approach, identifying potential compliance issues before they become problems, and providing practical solutions to ensure your products meet all regulatory requirements. This proactive approach not only saves time and resources but also provides peace of mind, knowing that your products are in safe hands.

In addition to our regulatory services, we also offer training and consultancy to help your team understand the intricacies of EU cosmetic regulations. Our goal is to empower you with the knowledge and tools needed to maintain compliance independently, ensuring long-term success in the European market.

Choosing Biorius as your regulatory partner means more than just achieving compliance. It means having a trusted ally who is committed to your success. Our personalized approach ensures that we understand your unique needs and challenges, providing tailored solutions that align with your business objectives.

In conclusion, achieving EU cosmetic compliance is a critical step for any cosmetic company looking to succeed in the European market. With the stringent standards set by the EU Cosmetics Regulation, it is essential to have the right expertise and support. Biorius offers comprehensive services and unparalleled expertise, making the journey towards compliance a seamless and rewarding experience. Trust in our dedicated team to help you navigate the regulatory landscape, ensuring that your products meet the highest standards of safety and quality. Let Biorius be your partner in achieving EU cosmetic compliance, and take the first step towards a successful and compliant future in the European market.

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  • More than 1,500 international clients have already chosen Biorius!
  • We evaluated more than 100,000 products and never had any compliance issues (fines, withdrawals from the market, etc.) in 15 years of existence.



  • Frédéric Lebreux

    Dr. Frédéric Lebreux is Biorius's Chief Executive Officer and has worked in the cosmetic industry for more than 13 years. He is regularly invited as a speaker or Professor to cosmetic events.

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