Reading List

The following documents are available from the European Commission website

  • Regulation (EC) No. 1223/2009 on cosmetic products
  • Guidelines on Annex I to Regulation (EC) No. 1223/2009
  • Regulation (EU) 655/2013 laying down common criteria for the justification of claims used in relation to cosmetic products
  • Guidelines to Commission Regulation (EU) 655/2013 laying down common criteria for the justification of claims used in relation to cosmetic products
  • Serious Undesirable Effects Reporting Guidelines

 

The following documents are available on our website


Articles regarding specific regulatory topics for Cosmetic Products are included in HPRA Newsletters; for example as follows:

  • Guidance on Claims used for Cosmetic Products: HPRA Medicinal Products Newsletter Issue 64, page 6
  • Cosmetic products notification portal: HPRA Medicinal Products Newsletter Issue 58, page 5
  • Understanding and using CosIng – the Cosmetic Ingredient Database: HPRA Medicinal Products Newsletter Issue 56, page 6