ICMAD Events

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Upcoming Events

  • Are You Ready to Import into the USA?

    July 14, 2015

    The US cosmetics market is evaluated at $12 Billion. While the opportunities are plenty, starting out with a realistic objective and following the proper path to ensure legislative and regulatory compliance are keys to achieving success. What needs to be registered with the FDA? What claims can you make and does your labeling adhere to current laws? What is the distribution landscape like? Who are the key players and what are the realistic expectations and costs of doing business in the US? Walk away with a clear understanding of what you need to do first and a checklist developed by PBA & ICMAD. Register for this Event

  • 42nd Annual Meeting and CITY Awards

    July 13, 2015

    Join ICMAD for its 42nd Annual Meeting and the announcement of the 2015 Cosmetic Innovators of the Year, the CITY Winners. A brief Annual Meeting and Election of the Board of Directors will take place at 8 p.m. Register for this Event

  • Knowledge is Power: What You Need to Protect Your Business

    July 13, 2015

    Join us for the annual ICMAD Breakfast at Cosmoprof North America. Learn about industry updates from around the world, pending U.S. legislation, California hot-button issues, Asia on the horizon, the EU and much more. Register for this Event

  • Are Your Marketing Claims Getting Unwanted Attention?

    July 12, 2015

    Today's science and technology allows for more effective solutions and product features than ever but also creates challenges and confusion when companies communicate them. Product marketing claims are important for differentiation and the businesses bottom-line. However, it's important to understand the guidelines associated with making claims. This session will give you the tools and perspective to keep you on the positive side of the marketing claims debate. Register for this Event

  • Bring Your Product to Market

    July 11, 2015

    This unique, one-day course, will provide attendees with the tools necessary to bring their cosmetic products to market, while ensuring compliance with U.S. regulatory requirements. Price for this event is: $995 For more information visit: http://j.mp/NSFCosmeticsLV Register for this Event

  • Bring Your Product to Market: Regulatory Requirements to Launch

    July 11, 2015

    This unique, one-day course, will provide attendees with the tools necessary to bring their cosmetic products to market, while ensuring compliance with U.S. regulatory requirements. Register for this Event


    Get With It...Get Healthy

    Started in 2012, Get With It…Get Healthy presents a yearly charity event which currently benefits Look Good…Feel Better. Previous hosts have included Dr. Howard Murad, founder of the University of Inclusive Health, and Kathy Kaehler, fitness trainer.

    Look Good… Feel Better is dedicated to improving the self-esteem and quality of life of people undergoing treatment for cancer. The program helps improve their self image and appearance through complimentary group, individual, and self-help beauty sessions that create a sense of support, confidence, courage, and community. View photos from this year's event.


    Technical/Regulatory Forum 

    The ICMAD Cosmetic Technical/Regulatory Forum was created in 2005 by the Technical/Regulatory/
    Legislative Committee to provide a practical, more business-oriented follow-up to the popular
    ICMAD/FDA Cosmetic Regulatory Workshops.


    The format is continually being updated in response to requests from member companies for more
    information on specific topics and for expert assessments on the latest issues that have captured
    the attention of consumers, regulators and industry.

    This workshop will be held in February 5, 2015.


    FDA Workshop

    This all-day seminar covers some of the latest issues in the cosmetic and personal care products industry:

    • Updates on U.S. FDA activities
    • The latest information on the labeling of over-the-counter drugs and cosmetics- interactive exercise
    • Legal issues in the manufacture and distribution of cosmetics
    • How to substantiate the safety of your cosmetics and what can happen if you don’t

    This workshop will be held in NYC April 23, 2015.