Laboratory analysis for cosmetic products

Consistently high quality and safety guarantee the market success of cosmetic products. In addition, there are legal requirements for effectiveness, stability and consumer health protection. WESSLING supports manufacturers with laboratory analysis, expert opinions and process-accompanying consulting.

Cosmetics analysis at WESSLING

Our efficient, accredited laboratories offer customers a versatile analytical spectrum for their cosmetic products. Together with the expertise of the WESSLING cosmetic experts, this forms a comprehensive service portfolio along the entire production chain of cosmetic products.

It includes both recognised standard analytical methods and specific solutions according to individual customer specifications for chemical, chemical-physical and microbiological investigations.

Future topics such as the testing of nanomaterials, for example micelle analysis, are naturally part of the service portfolio for safety reports in compliance with EU Cosmetics Regulation 1223/2009.


Your contact regarding laboratory analysis for cosmetic products

„Our customers know: at WESSLING they can access services on a modular basis or along the entire production chain, according to their needs. From raw materials to packaging - we make cosmetic products market-ready.“

WESSLING: Consulting and expert opinions on cosmetic products

In addition to laboratory analysis, expert services are a central part of our work. The competent advice of the cosmetics experts at WESSLING provide our customers with confidence and reassurance. Our experts are happy to provide you with their experience on labelling or conformity testing, safety assessment and notification as well as marketability certificates. You would like to launch a cosmetic product? Here too, WESSLING is your competent partner.

WESSLING provides advice on implementing the German cosmetics regulations with respect to decorative cosmetics.

Safety assessment for cosmetic products

Whether the preparation fo the safety report, notification of a product or compilation of the product information file - at WESSLING customers have access to the renown expertise, outstandig service and technical capabilities of an international operating service provider.

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 Analytics on nanomaterials in cosmetics

Testing of micelles in the WESSLING laboratories

Nanoanalysis of cosmetics

The use of active ingredients and encapsulation systems in cosmetic products is becoming increasingly important, particularly in skin care products. WESSLING offers a broad range of services in the field of nanoanalysis: this also includes advice and analysis regarding the use of micelles in cosmetic products, e. g. in lotions or facial tonics.

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 Laboratory analysis for the quality and safety of cosmetic packaging

Good Manufacturing practice for the cosmetics industry

Cosmetics GMP Audit

Cosmetic GMP describes guidelines for the quality assurance of production processes and the production environment, including the manufacture of cosmetic products. Our experts will provide you with competent and specific advice for all questions concerning good manufacturing practice and will perform on-site-audits.

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Heavy metal contamination of cosmetic products

If traces of heavy metals are present in cosmetic products, this must be addressed in their safety report and proof must be provided that these are technically unavoidable. We are here for you!

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Fragrance allergens in cosmetic products: Amendment to Regulation (EC) No 1223/2009 published

The extension of declarable fragrance allergens from 26 to 82 compounds, which has already been announced several times, has now been adopted with the amending Regulation (EC) No. 2023/1545.

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From Westphalia to an international course

Our family business is marking its 40th anniversary - a reason to celebrate!

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