Health Canada has proposed updates to the Cosmetic Ingredient Hotlist and the consultation has now been posted for comments until 11 October 2023.  The proposed updates include additions to the Hotlist as well as revisions to some existing entries including new prohibitions. Companies should make note of the proposed updates and be prepared to update formulations should the proposed updates be finalized.

If you need assistance in determining impact of the proposed updates on your formulations, please contact us.