The Importance of Microbiological Testing and Quality Evaluation
Microbiological testing is a crucial aspect of cosmetics product safety. To safety requirements ,manufacturers shall assess the microbiological quality of raw materials, bulk products and final cosmetic formulation.
Microbiological quality typically includes the analysis of the contamination on the product (in most cases through testing) taking into account specific pathogens and their robustness against microbiological contamination, evaluated assessing the product preservative system (challenge testing).
- Challenge Test
- Water Activity
- Aerobic Mesophilic Bacteria, Yeast and Moulds