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Packaging Labelling Requirements

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There are specific label requirements from font size to what must appear on the primary packaging and secondary packaging. Additional label requirements may be required based on regions and distribution channels.

The packaging is such an important element in your branding and the choice of packaging has many considerations; pricing, sustainability compatibility. Packaging selection is an intricate part of the product development process. Labeling requirements for beauty is overseen by the FDA.

The subject of packaging is one that should take place early in the development stage. The packaging selection, testing, and purchase will have an impact on the launch date of your product. Primary packaging refers to the component that houses the formula. Packaging also has to go through a series of testing in order to confirm the compatibility of the formula with packaging. Secondary packaging refers to the packaging that houses the primary packaging. There are specific labeling requirements for both components. Additionally, products sold in other global regions may be subject to region requirements.

The following is an example of the basic labeling requirements: Labeling The regulation established labeling requirements for cosmetic products. The label shall include basic information of the supplier and the product; such information shall not be misleading and shall not exaggerate the efficacy and function of the products. The following information is required to be displayed in the product label: Name and registered address of the responsible person Product content and a list of ingredients Product functionality Expire date Directions for use Batch number of manufacture The language of the labeling and packaging shall be determined by the laws in the member state where you intend to market and sell the product.

How will you make your packaging choice? Are you aware of any packaging or labeling requirements for your channels of distribution? Does your packaging choice align with your brand mission?

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