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Technical Guidelines for Children Cosmetics
Local Title:
儿童化妆品技术指导原则
Country/Region:
Chinese Mainland
Competent Authority:
National Institutes for Food and Drug Control
Type:
Regulation
Status:
In force
Release Date:
2023-08-31
Implementation Date:
2023-08-31
Document
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Official Technical Guidelines for Children Cosmetics
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Technical Guidelines for Children Cosmetics
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Summary

On April 11, 2022, China National Institutes for Food and Drug Control (NIFDC) released a draft of the Technical Guidelines for Children Cosmetics (referred to as the "Guidelines") for public consultation. The finalized version of the Guidelines was released and implemented by NIFDC on August 31, 2023.

Main Content

The purpose of the Guidelines is to provide technical guidance for those seeking registration and notification of children cosmetics, as well as to serve as a basis for the technical review of special children cosmetics and the post-notification review of general children cosmetics by competent authorities. The Guidelines consists of an Overview, the main part Technical Requirements for Documents, and an annex:

1 Overview

2. Technical Requirements for Documents

  • Basic information and related documents

  • Product name information

  • Product formula

  • Product executive standards

  • Product label

  • Product testing report

  • Product safety assessment report

  • Imported children cosmetics with formula specially designed for the Chinese market

3. Annex: Fragrance Allergens Released by Chinese Domestic and Foreign Authoritative Organizations

The Guidelines incorporates several provisions from existing regulations, including the Supervision and Administration Provisions on Children CosmeticsAdministrative Measures on Cosmetics Registration and NotificationProvisions for Management of Cosmetic Registration and Notification Dossiers, and Administrative Measures on Cosmetics LabelingIt also introduces enhanced requirements pertaining to safety assessments and the testing of children cosmetics, children cosmetics specifically designed for the Chinese market, children sunscreens, ingredient use in children cosmetics, as well as labeling and claims associated with such products.

History
2023-08-31
Technical Guidelines for Children Cosmetics
In force
Release Date: 2023-08-31
Implementation Date : 2023-08-31
2022-04-11
Draft
Release Date: 2022-04-11
Implementation Date : /
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