Personal Care and Cosmetics

Looking to determine the safety and efficacy of a new cosmetic, sunscreen or hair care
product? Whether your need is for product quality tests, in vitro toxicity or clinical
evidence to support packaging claims, we can help.

We offer expert clinical tests and analytical services to support the development of new
personal care and cosmetic products, including:

• Ingredients

• Sunscreens

• Deodorants

• Hygiene and personal care

• Hair care

• Makeup

• Oral care

• Fine fragrances and toiletries

Mérieux NutriSciences offers a range of scientific testing and research services to
ensure your product is well tolerated and free of potentially harmful contaminants. Our
specialized services for personal care and cosmetic products:

• Chemical, physical and microbiological tests

• Safety and efficacy evaluations

• Skin microbiota studies

• Labelling verification

• Sensory analysis and consumer research

Chemicals used as ingredients in cosmetic formulations must be evaluated not only to
protect human health but also to avoid any potential harmful effect on the environment.
Mérieux NutriSciences offers GLP-compliant analytical tests and studies for effective
environmental risk assessment of personal care and cosmetic products and packaging.