The cosmetic industry constantly evolves, driven by consumer demands and regulatory updates. The United States (all 50 states) recently introduced the MoCRA (Modernization of Cosmetics Regulation Act), which will come into force on 29th December 2023. This represents a significant change for manufacturers and brands involved in the cosmetics market. This blog post aims to shed light on the essential requirements imposed by MoCRA and its impact on manufacturers, brands, and distributors in the personal care market.
We will delve into each requirement, providing insights and clarifications to help businesses navigate the complex landscape of the new regulations.
This act highly applies to cosmetic brands, cosmetic manufacturers and contract manufacturers, excluding businesses in labelling/relabelling, packaging/repackaging, distributors, and small businesses (<$1mln in revenue).