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Live Streaming: Interpretation of China's Cosmetic Supervision and Administration Regulation (Final Version)

Alex Chen, Joanna Ru, Mike Sohn
Friday , 3rd Jul 2020

On June 29, 2020, the final version of China overarching regulation - Cosmetic Supervision and Administration Regulation (CSAR) was officially published by China State Council and will enter into force on Jan 1, 2021.

During the webinar, Joanna Ru will interpret all the major changes in the final version of CSAR such as the extension of cosmetic scope, simplification of new cosmetic ingredients registration and unification of domestic and imported general cosmetics, share her insights and give suggestions to cosmetic companies on how to cope with the upcoming overhauled China cosmetic regulatory framework.

Related Resources:


1. Background

2. Comparison with the previous regulation

3. Interpretations of major changes

  • New cosmetic ingredient management

  • Unification of domestic and imported general cosmetics

  • Efficacy validation

  • Etc.

4. Suggestions to stakeholders

5. Q&A session 

The outline above may be subject to subtle revision.

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  • Key Account Manager
    Graduated from Central South University, Mr. Alex Chen is proficient in trade with Japan and Cosmetic and food regulations. As an elite manager of REACH24H, Alex has provided service for MT Cosmetic,TOFU-MORITAYA, Yakult, Marubeni, Kewpie, Kobayashi and other famous Japanese enterprises. More than 8 years' work experience has made Alex a master in international cosmetic, food, trade and related products.
  • Senior Cosmetic Regulatory Consultant at REACH24H
    Joanna has a master’s degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Ottawa and more than 3 years of experience supporting major cosmetic companies’ regulatory compliance efforts. She mainly focuses on researching Chinese cosmetic regulations, including the finished cosmetic products and new cosmetic ingredients, has assisted loads of clients to obtain pre-market approvals and complete import filing for their cosmetic products, such as La Prairie, REVLON and EOS. Also, she was invited to give presentations on various events and platforms, such as ICMAD, Cosmetic Compliance, as well as ChemLinked. In addition, she is sophisticated in global cosmetic regulations, including ASEAN, Korea and Japan, which provides a professional regulatory information for various cosmetic companies. Joanna’ s global regulatory expertise and strong business acumen afford her a strategic vision to navigate the regulatory and compliance challenges that often accompany new technologies and growth into new markets.
  • General Manager at REACH24H KOREA
    Mike is a South Korea market access expert with comprehensive knowledge of South Korea trade policy, laws and regulations in Cosmetic/ Chemical/ Food sectors. He had been a researcher in Korea Cosmetic Industry Institute (KCII), an overseas marketer in Won Tech, an RA at Daewoong Pharmaceuticals and worked at Histogenetics. He has been invited as the key speaker for more than 50 times all over the globe. He is acknowledged as a PR Agent of K-Beauty.