The Challenges of the EU Cosmetic Regulation: Practical Advice for the Industry

Date: 10 July 2018

Venue: Great Burgh, Leatherhead Food Research, Epsom

Price: £290 + VAT

Since the EU Cosmetics Regulation fully entered into force in 2013, industry has been adapting to the new legal requirements. The adaptation process is constant, as amendments to the Regulation are regularly published in order to adapt to technical progress.

Join expert speakers and gain practical advice on addressing the challenges of the EU Cosmetic Regulation. Topics include practical aspects of PAO and expiry date calculation; regulatory aspects of customisable cosmetic products; cosmetics and the microbiome; and borderline products.

Join us in the impressive surroundings of Leatherhead Food Research to find out more!



Tuesday 10 July 2018

08.00 – 09.00 Registration
09.00 – 09.10 Introduction to the conference
Chair: Helena Eixarch (TSG Consulting)
09.10 – 09.40 Regulatory changes affecting the cosmetics industry, an update
Helena Eixarch (TSG Consulting)
09.40 – 10.10 Practical aspects of PAO and expiry date calculation
Rachael Benson (Micramed Limited)
10.10 – 10.40 Customisable cosmetic products: regulatory aspects
Laurence Wittner (COSMETICOBS)
10.40 – 11.10 Morning break
11.10 – 11.40 Cosmetics and the microbiome: not only a new trend
Harald van der Hoeven (Chemisches Laboratorium Dr Kurt Richter (CLR) GmbH)
11.40 – 12.10 Q&A session
12.10 – 13.00 Lunch
13.00 – 13.30 Borderline products: is my product a cosmetic, a medicine, a medical device, or a biocide?
Zoran Gavric (The Regulatory Company)
13.30 – 14.00 An overview on guidelines for natural and organic cosmetics
Carmen Esteban (Regulatory consultant)
14.00 – 14.30 Paraben-free, hypoallergenic… Are my marketing claims acceptable?
Manuela Coroama (Cosmetics Europe)
14.30 – 15.00 Brexit, where are we?
Jim Thomas (Deb Group)
15.00 – 15.30 Afternoon break
15.30 – 16.00 Q&A session (All Speakers)
16.00 Close of Conference

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