Consumers may find information they need about cosmetics anywhere on FDA's Cosmetics Web pages. We've highlighted the items below because they are quick-reference resources that consumers often request.
General Information on Cosmetics
Video: FDA and Cosmetic Safety: Interview with Dr. Linda Katz Cosmetics FAQs Using Cosmetics Safely Are Some Cosmetics Promising Too Much?
- Bad Reaction to Cosmetics? Tell FDA: Consumer Update and Video
- Adverse Event Reporting--How to Report a Problem
Recalls & Alerts
- How FDA Evaluates Regulated Products: Cosmetics
- FDA Basics--Cosmetics: Ask questions, get answers, meet FDA staff
- Consumer Updates--Cosmetics: Safety news and other health information for you and your family
Products and Ingredients Consumers Often Ask About
FDA/CFSAN Cosmetics Announcements and Recent Additions to the Cosmetics Web Site