Enabling you to identify and mitigate the intrinsic risk in your operations, supply chains and business processes.
Evaluating how your products and services meet and exceed quality, safety, sustainability and performance standards.
Validating the specifications, value and safety of your raw materials, products and assets.
Cosmetics are no longer just simple creams and lotions. The boundaries of cosmetic innovation are being expanded with the inception of cosmetotextiles. These new products can be defined as textile articles containing a durable substance intended to be released on the various surfaces of the body it comes into contact with and asserting a cosmetic action.
For newly developed products, there is no specific regulation yet. However, in the European Union, cosmetotextiles must conform to the requirements of the Cosmetic Regulation (EC) No 1223/2009, as well as the governing textile regulations to guarantee safety and efficacy to the consumer.
As a leader in the Consumer Goods market, Intertek offers expertise in both the cosmetic and textile industry to the cosmetotextiles industry. In addition to traditional textile testing, Intertek is able to test the care resistance of the cosmetic product. Intertek offers services concerned with two major points, corresponding to two principal expectations of consumers:
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