How do I Know if I Can Use Certain Dyes in the US?

I just wanted to clear up a couple of things regarding dyes and the fda as there seems to still be a lot of confusion surrounding what is and isn't allowed when it comes to cosmetic products. 1. The regulations differ for importers of colourant additives, suppliers of … [Read more...]

Using Toys Belonging to Other Companies in Your Own Products – Body Bonbon DIY

I'm always on the lookout for little toys I can embed into my bath bombs but I am conscious of the fact I can't just go sticking another company's product into my own. So I decided to email one of the companies I am interested in about embedding their toys in my products. Moose … [Read more...]

FDA Batch Certification Color Additive Regulations

This is a pdf I made up a while ago regarding the FDA Batch Certification regulations. I actually sent an email to the FDA enquiring about their batch certification regulations as they seemed overly strict - to the point where I figured I must be misinterpreting them. Turned out … [Read more...]

A Comprehensive Guide to Lakes & Dyes – Body Bonbon DIY

So I've noticed that there seems to be a lot of confusion surrounding what can and can't be used in bath bombs and what the different colourants actually are. I think this is partly because when we talk about colourants we throw around words like "dye" and "food colouring" in a … [Read more...]