All cosmetic products supplied throughout the UK must be safe. In the UK, cosmetic products are covered by strict safety laws.

All cosmetic products placed on the UK market must comply with these strict laws which are in place to ensure human safety and to protect consumers from misleading claims concerning efficacy and other characteristics of cosmetic products.

The booklet, which can be downloaded on our 'How do I know my cosmetics are safe?' page, contains information that explains about the safety of key ingredients and how you can be confident using cosmetic and personal care products daily.

However, you may have specific questions which we aim to answer in this section.

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