Cosmetic Consultants

Cosmetic Consulting Services in Canada and United States

Being long-term experts as cosmetic consultants, Focal Point Research is a leader in the cosmetic consulting service industry and understands the science and regulations that pertain to the Cosmetic Industry.

Our industry-leading expertise covers all aspects of scientific and regulatory affairs including formulation, manufacturing, quality and safety. We help cosmetic companies navigate the unique set of regulations controlling cosmetic ingredients, labeling and packaging for Cosmetic Products in Canada and the U.S.

Whether you are creating a new product, or enhancing an existing one, we have the know-how to get your product to market.

We also have affiliates globally who bring specialized expertise on scientific, regulatory or clinical projects for cosmetics as needed.  If you require assistance for any global markets, please reach out to us and we will introduce you to our trusted partners.  


Focal Point Research offers the following
Cosmetic Consulting Services

Regulatory Affairs
  • Review product labels, inserts, or advertising for U.S. & Canadian compliance
  • Review ingredients for U.S. & Canadian compliance with our proprietary software
  • Submit U.S. Product Registrations and/or Health Canada Cosmetic Notifications
  • Help your business get prepared for MoCRA implementation
Quality Assurance
  • Evaluate Manufacturing Quality Systems
  • Evaluate Consumer Complaints and Adverse Reactions
Scientific Services
  • Prepare product specifications
  • Evaluate product/package compatibility
  • Design and commission product testing, stability studies, clinical trials to establish claim support & ensure product safety
  • Provide assistance with analytical test methods
COSMETICS – Cosmetovigilance (CANADA AND USA)

  • Monitoring of all complaints pertaining to marketed products
  • Evaluation of consumer health complaints and undesirable effects
  • Reporting to Health Canada and the FDA of any serious product-related or safety-related issues
Environmental Compliance
  • Evaluate organic and environmental claims
  • Review ingredients for compliance

“Focal Point Research has consistently and professionally looked after regulatory and quality issues of our brand for years. Through a courteous and knowledgeable team, they have managed to navigate us through an ever changing regulatory landscape while maintaining our interests, and allowed us to correctly distribute and sell within Canada.”

“I have truly enjoyed working with you over the last 8 years! You and your team have been an amazing resource for me. I have always been impressed by the knowledge and professionalism of everyone at Focal Point, which is a true testament to your leadership.”

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The Focal Point Research team is ready to help with all of your scientific and regulatory needs.  Our team has the experience and expertise you need to see your product to market and we are eager to help you.