Acta Group

Cosmetics Services

Acta professionals have extensive experience assisting clients in obtaining appropriate authority to market their health and beauty products.

Our client counsel includes the following:

  • Regulatory Matters –
    • Assess available regulatory options and advise clients on appropriate pathway
    • Assist in filings with the Voluntary Cosmetic Registration Program for U.S. markets
    • Assist in obtaining GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) Certification
    • Prepare cosmetic safety assessments, including Product Information Files (PIF)
  • Labeling and Claims Development –
    • Assess scientific substantiation and work with clients to develop appropriate labeling and claims
  • Marketing and Response –
    • Coordinate press and media relations
    • Advise clients on development of promotional materials
  • Enforcement –
    • Manage compliance risks and promotional violations, including FDA inspections
    • Respond to deficiencies, warning letters, and other regulatory inquiries
    • Represent clients before other agencies, including the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and FTC, for products with multi-jurisdictional issues

  • Acta professionals routinely review and counsel on advertising for cosmetic products marketed in Europe and the United States.
  • In connection with GMPs, Acta professionals review client practices to ensure alignment and compliance.
  • Acta professionals assist clients with implementing the provisions of the Cosmetics Directive (EC) No. 1223/2009, which is effective in July 2013.