27 Old Gloucester Street
An expert partnership in the cosmetic field, based in Hampshire UK. With a combined experience of over 50 years in the cosmetic industry, they offer a unique consultancy service in cosmetic formulation development and technical/regulatory affairs. The aim is to deliver your vision from product concept creation through formulation development while addressing all the regulatory requirements and comply with the different markets
The Cosmetic Experts provide bespoke product formulation, development and regulatory services within the cosmetic and personal care sector.
Their formulation development services cover a wide range of cosmetic and general product categories for worldwide markets: bath and body care, skin care, male grooming, hair care, intimate use products, pet care, professional use, organic/natural certified products.
They can provide samples from initial prototypes to extra samples required for testing to press samples.
Do you have issues with existing formulations? They offer both technical and/or compliance review and advise how to improve.
Bespoke gap/trend analysis
If you are looking for inspiration and novelty they can advise on the best ingredients and formats to add value to your brand – keep your brand on trend!
Guidance on testing
Stability, compatibility, preservative effectiveness test, claims substantiations – They can collaborate with trusted testing house in UK/EU.
Formulation process must take into accounts several factors to make sure finished product will be suitable for the chosen markets.
This must be looked at as a first step, from concept brief to product creation. They will create the formula to match your product vision and performance while they make sure regulation requirements are met at each step (ingredients restrictions, different markets regulations, claims substantiation, etc.)
They offer regulatory support all the way during formulation development, or they can assist in specific requirements.
Their regulatory services include: artworks review, CPSR, PIF, portals notifications, advice on REACH, worldwide markets compliance, provision of IFRA documents, SDS document creation, accreditation guidance (Organic/Natural, Vegan, Cruelty Free, RSPO), CLP labelling guidance.
Their long experience in the manufacturing industry will help to prevent pitfalls.
Their extensive knowledge in the field will allow for quicker answers to your needs.
They can adapt to your specific needs whether it is a temporary or longer-term support you are looking for as a cost-effective solution to taking on a full-time employee.
With their links to suppliers, testing houses and manufacturers they can help start-ups brands to navigate in the cosmetic industry.