Korea Institute of Dermatological Sciences
Cosmetics Efficacy/Clinical Study Team
Korean-Chinese Cosmetics Industry Study Team
Quality Inspection Study Team

Quality Inspection Study Team
This is our Quality Inspection Research Center for Global Cosmetics to ensure quality and safety of the world-class biotech industry.

Quality inspection test items

Cosmetics safety standard: No. 2015-43, promulgated by the Ministry of Food and Drug Safety

Quality inspection test items
Item Detailed inspection items Inspection period
Standard cosmetics Content, pH up to 3 days
Methanol, dioxane up to 10 days
(Dibutyl phthalate, Benzyl butyl phthalate, Diethylhexyl phthalate)
up to 10 days
Formaldehyde up to 14 days
Heavy metal (lead, arsenic, mercury, antimony, cadmium) up to 10 days
Microbes (total aerobic viable cell count, pathogenic Escherichia coli, pseudomonas aeruginosa, staphylococcus aureus) up to 14 days
Functional cosmetics Main whitening ingredients Niacinamide, albutin, alpha-bisabolol, oil soluble licorice extract up to 14 days
Main anti-wrinkle ingredients Retinol, adenosine up to 14 days
Main compound ingredients Albutin & adenosine, Niacinamide & adenosine, Oil soluble licorice extract & adenosine up to 14 days
Main UV protection ingredients Bis-ethylhexyloxyphenol methoxyphenyl triazine, butylmethoxy dibenzoylmethane, ethylhexile methoxycinnamate, ethylhexyl salicylate, isoamyl p-Methoxycinnamate, zinc oxide, titanium dioxide up to 14 days
Other Hydroquinone up to 14 days