Questions and Answers:With the Internet growing at such a rapid pace, finding cosmetics online has become simple for today's consumer. From Mac cosmetic to Mary Kay cosmetic, InfoFAQ has navigated the options to help consumers find exactly what they are looking for. We have compiled a list of the most frequently asked questions when searching for the right cosmetic retailers and products online.
Frequently Asked Questions About Cosmetics Online
Q. When dealing with cosmetics is there a problem returning them?A. Most products no. If it is a reputable site they will allow a trial period; especially if the product is on the more expensive side. With drug store brands you may find it harder to return. Just make sure on any return policies before purchase.
Q. What should you do if something doesn't arrive in a cosmetic kit ?A. Always make sure you have access to a customer service line to rectify any problems.
Q. Are drug store brands comparable to the department store brands?
A. Yes. When you are purchasing the higher priced brands in cosmetics you are paying for the name and advertising.
Consumer Safety and Information
Cosmetic Confusion - www.pueblo.gsa.gov
Clearing Up Cosmetic Confusion.
Cosmetics - www.fda.gov
Links to annual reports and a searchable database for the voluntary reports by consumers of cosmetic complaints received by the FDA.
Cosmetics and Toiletries - nicnas.gov.au
Many ingredients in cosmetic products are classed as industrial chemicals.
Cosmetic Product Contamination - www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov
An in vitro microbial challenge test has been developed to predict the likelihood of consumer contamination of cosmetic products.
Recommendations - www.legco.gov.hk
The Cosmetics and Perfumery Association of Hong Kong Ltd.
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