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2024 CIRS Spring Cosmetic Regulation Webinar Series - EU and UK

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CIRS is delighted to announce our first upcoming cosmetic regulatory webinar series in 2024, focusing on the dynamic landscape of the EU and UK cosmetics markets. Our webinar series is designed to delve into the intricate regulatory frameworks of cosmetics in the EU and UK. Led by esteemed experts, Julie Harrington, Senior Regulatory Consultant at CIRS Europe, and Yasmine Boulanouar, Toxicologist & EU & UK approved Safety Assessor, each session offers unique insights and perspectives.

Tailored to cater to the diverse spectrum of the cosmetic industry, from burgeoning start-ups to well-established brands, these sessions promise invaluable knowledge. Through engaging presentations, we will spotlight key regulatory updates and emerging trends crucial for 2024.

Moreover, each session will feature a Q&A session with our technical experts to ensure that all queries are addressed.

Join us for this free webinar series, designed to empower you in navigating the complexities of EU and UK cosmetic regulations. Let us equip you with the necessary tools to ensure compliance and success in these vital markets throughout the year.

Time: Each webinar will be hosted every Tuesday from February 27 to March 12, 2024, at 14:00 (GMT).

Access: Upon registration, you will receive an automatic email with access to the portal. You will also receive the link before the webinar starts, by clicking that link, you will automatically join the webinar.


Time (GMT)




2:00 pm

February 27

Introduction of EU Cosmetic Regulations

Julie Harrington


2:00 pm

March 5

Introduction of UK Cosmetic Regulations

Julie Harrington


2:00 pm

March 12

How to be a compliant Responsible Person in EU and UK

Yasmine Boulanouar


Main Contents

February 27: Introduction of EU Cosmetic Regulations

  • Background of EU Cosmetic Regulations;
  • Cosmetic Ingredient Compliance in the EU;
  • Practical Steps for Cosmetic Compliance in the EU;
  • Case Study; and
  • Q&A.

March 5: Introduction of UK Cosmetic Regulations

  • Background of UK Cosmetic Regulations;
  • Comparison of UK vs EU Cosmetic Regulations;
  • Practical Steps for Cosmetic Compliance in the UK;
  • Case Study; and
  • Q&A.

March 12: How to be a compliant Responsible Person in EU and UK

  • Criteria for becoming a responsible person in the EU and UK;
  • Responsibilities of the responsible person in the EU and UK;
  • Common challenges which face the responsible person in the EU and UK; and
  • Q&A.


Julie Harrington, Senior Regulatory Consultant, CIRS EU

Julie Harrington is a Senior Regulatory Consultant and currently coordinating the cosmetic service at CIRS Europe. She has a BSc. in Medicinal Chemistry from Trinity College Dublin and over 4 years’ industry experience in cosmetic & chemical regulations spanning the EU/UK markets to China, South Korea and beyond. Her client portfolio includes luxury brands, cosmetic start-ups, and cosmetic ingredient manufacturers providing her with a broad knowledge of the cosmetic regulatory landscape and the ability to strategize in different contexts.

Yasmine Boulanouar, Senior Toxicologist, CIRS EU

Yasmine has an MS in Toxicology, risk assessment and vigilance from the Farmacy University of Paris-Saclay. She has more than ten years of experience in the cosmetics and consumer products industries, working for companies such as L'Oréal, J&J, and Bic. She specializes in toxicology and risk assessment, as well as regulatory affairs. She is based in Paris and covers the UK and European markets.

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