[Updated] A Recap of New Cosmetic Ingredients Notified in China from Q1 to Q3 2023
Characteristics of new cosmetic ingredients notified in China from Q1 to Q3 2023:
1) NCIs sources: chemical sources remain dominant; plant extracts are on the rise;
2) Use purpose: skin protectant, moisturizer and antioxidant account for more than half;
3) Notifiers: Chinese domestic enterprises account for 73.5%;
4) Future trends: the total number of NCI notifications is expected to grow, with a focus on ingredients that have already been allowed for use in cosmetics abroad.
China Allows the Use of Previously Obtained Submission Codes for Compound Ingredients
The Cosmetic Safety Information Submission Platform does not support applications for new submission codes for compound ingredients that do not have existing codes;
During cosmetic product notification process, notifiers are allowed to fill in the previously obtained submission code for compound ingredients to associate ingredient safety information.