How do you establish your brand’s values in a busy marketplace? One way is to get accredited to an ethical standard that will give you the seal of approval to put on your pack.Continue reading “Cosmetic Claims and Certifications”
Self tan products are changing and consumers are going to notice.
You should too.
If you sell a self tanning product you will likely be aware of a looming change to the limit of dihydroxyacetone (DHA) in self tanning products to a maximum of 10% which is going to affect a large number of products on the market. The new regulation also sets a new DHA limit for non-oxidative hair-dye products to 6.5%, which while not unimportant will probably affect far fewer skus.Continue reading “The self tan shake up”
Hand sanitisers are a popular product line at all times, given that people are constantly exposed to potential contamination. But naturally there is a lot of interest in them when there is a big public health issue in the news. I am writing this on the 3rd of March 2020 where the UK Prime Minister has just been on television in the morning talking about the Corona Virus and specifically mentioning hand sanitisers. By this afternoon the price of the main alcohols used in hand sanitisers has tripled. Polymers often used in them also seem to be in short supply. Needless to say shops that haven’t already sold out are not likely to have stock for much longer. The shop above which my office is located sold its last one half an hour ago.
P&G have had to defend a claim that they have made that the Oral B GoPro toothbrush is the one that is most recommended by dentists. Continue reading “The Best Regulatory Advice In The World… Probably”