Cosmetic Labelling & Regulations Course

Everything you need to know to label and sell your cosmetics in the E.U.

An essential guide to cosmetic regulations and labelling requirements for those wishing to sell soap and cosmetics in Europe.

If you are wanting to make and sell cosmetic items that are used on the skin or hair, in the bath or as a decorative item for the face or nails they are required to be safety assessed before they can legally be sold within the E.U.

This complete online program will guide you step-by-step through what initially appears to be a confusing and complex process.

The course can be taken at your own pace in the comfort of your home or with a regular wifi connection or on your mobile device.It has great videos classes that you can follow along with as well as printable files and templates so you will quickly understand what needs to be on your labels and in what format.


If you are looking at starting to sell your own cosmetic products within the E.U. you will need this information and the sooner you start the process, the sooner you can start to sell.

There are no prior learning requirements for taking this course. It is suitable for everyone looking to sell cosmetic products within the E.U.

We include label examples and throughout the step-by-step videos will simplify the whole process and show you exactly what information needs to be displayed and in what format.You will also understand how to identify and calculate the allergens found within essential oils and fragrance oils that must be declared along with how to how to create your own labelling text for your cosmetic products.

We are with you every step of the way with access to tutor support via email and telephone as well as joining our online community.We encourage you to submit an example label that you have produced to the tutor.They will check the label with you and supply feedback on any areas that you may need to revise and help you understand any areas that need clarification.

We work with a wide range of highly qualified cosmetic chemists who can assist you with your CPSR Safety assessment once you are ready to proceed. Full contact details and information relating to the services they can provide is also included within the course and we can discuss options that might best suit your budget and timescales on an individual basis with you.

You can see the extensive content covered in the CLASS CURRICULUM below including understanding allergens and how to calculate them for your labelling purposes, safety assessments (CPSR), your Product Information File (PIF) and much more.


We understand that this is a daunting task for most people, so we want you to know that we are here for you and cannot wait to be your guide through this process.

We hope to see you soon inside the program :-)

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Your Instructor

Shawn Dritz
Shawn Dritz

Shawn is an experienced soap making and cosmetics tutor working in partnership with his wife Sarah, at Soap School. Shawn brings an American flair and style to his soap making tutoring which helps to provide truly global information and techniques to the learning experience. Shawn loves guiding people through the regulatory aspects of E.U. cosmetics, and is always happy to share information or resources. He has spent the last year developing and testing new formulations for liquid soaps and shaving soaps which he shares on the courses. In his spare moments he enjoys gaming and let's be honest who doesn't enjoy killing a dragon or two occasionally?

Frequently Asked Questions

How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
What if I need more help?
You can contact the tutor anytime directly from our dashboard with any questions you have.
How do I know if I have done everything right?
Your tutor will happily check through one or two labels with you and discuss any potential areas that need correction.
Do you offer face to face courses
Yes, we offer this course online and as a face to face workshop. Please check www.soapschool.com for more details.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 14 days and we will discuss how we can help you further and provide advice to get you started on the right track
How do I know who to go to for my assessment?
Once enrolled, you will be provided with a comprehensive list of assessors, and other service providers that may also be of interest to you.