A Cosmetic Analysis in Compliance with the Legislative Requirements, Halal and Quality Control

  • Puziah Hashim
Keywords: Cosmetic, safety, physico-chemical analysis, halal, microbiology, skin irritation


Cosmetic products must be safe for use by consumers. It is also regulated and required by the legislation of countries all over the world. The safety aspect is also in line with and fulfills the halal and toyyiban requirements under the Syariah Law that requires products to be unharmful to the consumer and user. In order to ensure that the cosmetic products meet the safety requirements, quality control measures in physico-chemical and microbiological analysis as well as in-vitro testing of skin
irritation are carried out and presented in detail.