The FDA has finally launched its much-awaited Cosmetics Direct portal planned under the Modernization of Cosmetics Regulation Act (MoCRA) of 2022, marking a pivotal moment in the regulation of cosmetics within the US. This online platform, seamlessly integrated with the FDA Direct portal, represents a significant stride towards ensuring the safety of cosmetic products in the market.

The portal is designed to simplify and expedite the registration process for facilities engaged in cosmetic businesses and for listing of products sold in the US. By providing a centralized platform, the FDA aims to enhance the efficiency of regulatory procedures, making it easier for industry professionals to comply with industry standards and guidelines.

The FDA has also extended the deadline for submissions, moving the compliance date from Dec. 29, 2023, to July 1, 2024.  If you require any assistance with filing your submissions via the Cosmetics Direct portal, please reach out to us. Our team is here to guide and support you through the process, ensuring a smooth experience for all stakeholders involved.