Cosmetics Registration - Kuwait

  1. Services detail

Registration of specific cosmetic products in Kuwait

The following labelling requirements also apply:

  • Products shall be marked with suitable, clearly worded and easily comprehensible warnings on the risks they may present in the official language of the member state (Arabic).
  • The product or packaging must provide the identity and details of the manufacturer and the product reference. Alternatively, batch information may be presented – if possible.
  • The country of origin must be displayed.
  • Decision No.59/2009 of the Kuwaiti Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MOCI) prohibits the use of 1,4-Dioxane as an ingredient in make-up as well as cosmetic and shampoo products.

    Detailed Information

    Technical aspects Safety
    Market surveillance Conditionally
    Obligation Mandatory
    Factory inspection No
    Sample testing Yes


    product scope

    Tooth Paste, Deodorants, Chemical Depilatories, Soaps, Hair Creams

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    Food Safety System Standard.

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    Anti Bribery Management System

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    EQM – Emirates Quality Mark.

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