July 6, 2015
It doesn't matter how small your handmade business is, if you're selling cosmetics (soap, creams, lotions, nail polish, hair products, deodorants, etc.) you must follow labeling regulations and acts.
In the US, acts and regulations are governed by the FDA (Food & Drug Administration) & FTC (Federal Trade Commission).
Federal Food, Drug & Cosmetic Act
Fair Packaging & Labelling Act
In Canada, acts and regulations are governed by Health Canada and Competition Bureau:
Food & Drugs Act
Consumer Packaging and Labelling Act & Regulations
Hazardous Products Act
Consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations
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