IN USE TEST
- Objective: Assessment of the absence of adverse reactions related to the cosmetic product in normal use conditions, developed under dermatological control. This test allows classifying the cosmetic as “dermatologically tested”. It may also be carried out on sensitive skin.
- Planning: Duration of the study: 14, 21 or 28 days. It shall be set in advance. Report: 3 weeks after completing the study.
- Methodology: Analysis of the acceptability of the product and subjective assessment of the organoleptic properties of the product by the potential customer.
- Procedure: The volunteers shall apply the cosmetic product to themselves under the supervision of a dermatologist, ophthalmologist, gynaecologist, dentist, paediatrician, depending on the test being done. One completed; the acceptability of the product shall be assessed. On completing the study, a questionnaire is done subjectively to assess its organoleptic properties.
For claim: “Dermatologically tested”.