Cosmetics

FURTHER IMPLEMENTATION GUIDELINES – NMPA ISSUE MORE DRAFTS FOR PUBLIC OPINION

Following the release of the new Cosmetic Supervision and Administration Regulation (CSAR), the National Medical Products Administration has issued two more drafts for public comment “The Technical Guidelines for Safety Assessment of Cosmetics”  and “The Classification Rules and Catalogue of Cosmetics”. These new guidelines provide more details regarding the technical requirements for cosmetics and raw …

FURTHER IMPLEMENTATION GUIDELINES – NMPA ISSUE MORE DRAFTS FOR PUBLIC OPINION Read More »

NEW CSAR IMPLEMENTATION MEASURES – CHINESE AUTHORITIES ISSUE THE DRAFTS FOR PUBLIC OPINION

Following the release of the new Cosmetic Supervision and Administration Regulation (CSAR), China Ministry of Justice has shared two drafted implementation measures “The Administrative Measures of Cosmetics Registration” and “Measures for Supervision and Management of Cosmetics Production and Operation”. These new implementation measures provide more clarity for the cosmetic industry players wanting to register new …

NEW CSAR IMPLEMENTATION MEASURES – CHINESE AUTHORITIES ISSUE THE DRAFTS FOR PUBLIC OPINION Read More »

The New Chinese Cosmetics Regulations – the CSAR

After years of anticipations, the new Cosmetic Supervision and Administration Regulation (often referred to as the CSAR) is finally announced and will come into effect on 1. January 2021. The new law does not provide many surprises; bringing good news for brands wishing to register new raw materials, while still keeping “on hold” those of us, who …

The New Chinese Cosmetics Regulations – the CSAR Read More »

Cannabis in Cosmetics and Supplements – Regulatory Compliance in China

While the legalization of therapeutic use of Cannabis products across the world continues, there has been a rapid increase in the interest in cannabis sativa in cosmetics as well as in dietary supplements. The purported medical benefits and healing properties of cannabis is driving the trend across the industries. This craze is expected to last …

Cannabis in Cosmetics and Supplements – Regulatory Compliance in China Read More »

Responsible Agent in China; Strict Requirements for Cosmetic Brands

While the new regulatory framework for cosmetics products is planned to be announced this autumn, new regulatory measures are already being implemented.  One of the latest additions to the cosmetics regulation is the rather extensive list of requirements to the “responsible agent”. The responsible agent is a legal entity that carries the responsibility for the …

Responsible Agent in China; Strict Requirements for Cosmetic Brands Read More »