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Schülke to Offer Halal Cosmetic Ingredients

Halal certification is on the rise and schülke is responding with its own halal certified cosmetic ingredients. A range of ingredients from multifunctional additives to preservatives will fall under this regulation.

DSM Receives Halal Certifications

More than half of the DSM's personal care portfolio is produced in accordance with Islamic law. The company is now certified halal to include skin care actives, UV filters and vitamins.

Reverdia Granted Halal and Kosher Certifications

With its active ingredient developed for health and beauty products, produced naturally in Italy, Reverdia was awarded with halal and kosher certifications, which helps the company offer products to those sectors.

Green Biologics Receives Halal and Kosher Certifications

“These certifications are becoming popular, not only for those with religious motivations, but also to the wider market as they are being used as an effective method for identifying high quality goods.”

Gordon Labs Achieves Certification Highlighting its Management System

“Our certification reflects our commitment to the responsible management of product development, the workplace environment and product realization through internal audits with corrective and preventative actions.”

SkinNinja Wants to Help Identify Ingredients in Beauty Products

SkinNinja informs users of the ingredients used in their beauty products and provides them with a "Shelf Health Report" once the ingredient data has been collected.

UPDATED: FDA Bans 24 Antiseptic Ingredients Including Triclosan

Along with triclosan, the FDA has banned 23 other ingredients used in health care antiseptics, finding their safety and efficacy insufficient.

UPDATE: Claire's Recalls Glitter Cosmetics After Asbestos Allegations

Claire's, a retailer aimed at young girls and teenagers, has recalled several glitter-containing products after allegations surfaced that they contain asbestos.

FDA Weighs in on Holographic Cosmetics

Holographic, iridescent and other special effect color additives have been allowed to shine in recent consumer trends. Click through for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's take on how these additives are regulated.

Grant Receives Halal Certification

Maintaining hundreds of products and INCI ingredients, Grant Industries is now officially halal certified. This certification is in demand across nearly every country globally and the company is working to fulfill the industry need.

BASF is FONAP's Newest Supporting Member

"Becoming an official supporter of FONAP is an important signal for BASF in its ongoing efforts to foster sustainable oil palm products."

Navigating a Brave New Nature: Cosmetics vs. Drugs

While many can distinguish a drug from a cosmetic, per regulations in North America, the written text of how a product benefits the skin can determine how it is categorized. In Canada, a product is a cosmetic, a drug or a natural health product. In the United States, a product can be either, or comply with regulations for both cosmetics and drugs.

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