Who’s responsible for the safety of beauty products? How are we protected from problematic ingredients? What should we know before making and selling our own products? Dr. Linda Katz, Director of the FDA’s Office of Cosmetics and Colors, reviews the topics that most impact salon professionals and our clients.


Coal-tar Hair Dye




Color Additives

Nail Products

Good Manufacturing Practices

Starting Your Own Business

Cosmetic Imports

How to Report a Cosmetic Related Complaint

FDA Facebook

FDA Cosmetics Twitter


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