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Home Address vs PO Box?

labels Sep 14, 2020


I was thinking about getting those virtual offices, similar to a PO box, but based on what I searched Health Canada doesn't accept PO boxes, do you have any experience with companies or yourself where Health Canada reached out asking about the...

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Pros and Cons of Five Different Soap Label Types

labels Nov 27, 2019

You have endless options for how you want to label your soaps. From cigar bands to shrink wrap and everything in between, I've listed a few of the most common ones here.


Paper wrapped

A great option for protecting the soaps during...

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Q&A: How to Label Essential Oils in Cosmetics

labels Oct 09, 2019


Where in the cosmetic/labeling act does it say “all essential oils need to be listed individually”? I personally would never purchase a product that only lists “essential oil blend” but have been seeing posts from people...

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Cosmetic and Skincare Labeling Requirements in Canada

labels Aug 14, 2019

Original Release Date: August 08, 2018


Once you have filled out your CNF, it's time to get labeling your products!


What to include

If you are in Canada, Health Canada has strict rules on what needs to be included in your...

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Health Canada Hotlist + Label Cautions

labels Jul 30, 2019

Original Release Date: June 26, 2019


Did you know that Health Canada has a list of restricted and prohibited ingredients we cannot use in our cosmetics formulations?

Before you start making cosmetics, it's important to check the...

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