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Quality Control and Regulatory in Cosmetic Science
Olay

Quality Control and Regulatory in Cosmetic Science

This course is part of Introduction to Cosmetic Science and Ingredients Specialization

Taught in English

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Course

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Beginner level

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9 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
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What you'll learn

  • Learn about the evolution of cosmetic regulations and quality control

  • Gain proficiency in safety assessments and regulatory compliance

  • Identify the principles of quality systems in cosmetic manufacturing

  • Master the formulation of stable and effective cosmetic products

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April 2024

Assessments

18 assignments

Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Beginner level

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9 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
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This course is part of the Introduction to Cosmetic Science and Ingredients Specialization
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There are 4 modules in this course

This module provides an in-depth exploration of the history, evolution, and key aspects of cosmetic regulations, as well as insights into future trends shaping the cosmetic industry. Participants will gain a comprehensive understanding of the regulatory landscape governing cosmetic products, the agencies responsible for enforcement, and emerging challenges and opportunities in the global beauty market.

What's included

10 videos5 readings4 assignments1 discussion prompt

This comprehensive module is dedicated to the crucial aspect of product safety assessment in the cosmetic industry. It covers a range of topics, including skin safety assessments, ocular irritation, toxicological evaluations, new approach methodologies (NAMs), ingredient safety, finished goods safety, skin aging, and the impact of cosmetics on the skin microbiome. Participants will gain essential insights into the methodologies, regulations, and considerations that ensure the safety and well-being of cosmetic products.

What's included

12 videos2 readings5 assignments1 discussion prompt

This module is designed to provide a comprehensive understanding of the principles of quality systems in the context of the cosmetic industry. Participants will explore the fundamental principles of quality management and their significance in ensuring the production of safe, effective, and high-quality cosmetic products. Through engaging videos and quizzes, learners will delve into quality control and assurance principles, raw material quality considerations, and the intricacies of ensuring the quality of finished goods.

What's included

12 videos1 reading4 assignments1 discussion prompt

This module delves into the practical application of the principles of quality systems, emphasizing statistical analysis and implementing quality control procedures in the cosmetic industry. Participants will explore statistical methods for quality assurance, raw material quality control, and the steps involved in implementing robust quality control procedures. Through case studies and quizzes, learners will gain hands-on experience identifying good and bad practices, ensuring a comprehensive understanding of quality systems in cosmetic manufacturing.

What's included

11 videos3 readings5 assignments1 discussion prompt

Instructor

Dr. Rolanda Wilkerson
4 Courses6,274 learners

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Olay

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