The new Regulation on cosmetics.
The Regulation 1223/2009 on the safety of cosmetic products has come into force on 11 July 2013. The Regulation lays down the new order, according to which the manufacturer or importer shall notify the responsible bodies about cosmetic products that are offered on the European Union (EU) market, requirements for the cosmetic product information file and safety assessment, as well as other new requirements for the safety and movement of cosmetics.
As of the date of coming into force of this Regulation –11 July 2013 –European Commission shall be notified about all the cosmetic products offered on the EU market. For this purpose the EC created and maintains the Cosmetic Products Notification Portal –CPNP.