Janet Winter Blaschke


International Cosmetics & Chemical Services Ltd

An expert in the field of international cosmetic regulatory requirements, laws and issues, Janet Winter has been providing regulatory guidance to companies worldwide since founding her organization in 1997. As the CEO of International Cosmetics & Regulatory Specialists, L.L.C. in the U.S. and Managing Director of International Cosmetics & Chemical Services, Ltd. in the UK, she guides her clients through the complex maze of constantly changing regulatory laws.

Janet’s extensive experience as a product formulator and regulatory expert has given her unique expertise in worldwide regulatory systems, with a specific focus on the European, U.S and Canadian cosmetic industries. She is a Chartered Biologist from the Royal Society of Biology in the United Kingdom and an EU Qualified Safety Assessor, trained at the Vrije University of Brussels (VUB), Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology.

As a Chemist and Formulator, she spent 17 years working for large corporations in the areas of R&D, Quality Assurance, Microbiology and International and Domestic Regulatory Affairs.
A well-known expert in European regulatory affairs, Janet received her Post Graduate Certificate in REACH Management from the University of Hull in the UK. Her expertise also includes U.S. domestic regulations, including California’s Proposition 65.

Janet has been extremely active in a variety of industry trade organizations, serving on committees and in leadership roles, including many legal and scientific advisory committees for the Personal Care Products Council as well as the Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) Scientific Committee, OTC Drug Task Force, Proposition 65 and Green Chemistry Task Force. She is Past Chairman of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists and a contributing author to the CTFA/PCPC International Regulatory Research Manual.

She was recently appointed by the Governor of California to the state’s Barbering and Cosmetology Health and Safety Committee and serves as a Designated Expert on ISO (International Standards Organizations) for microbiology, natural/organic and GMP standards; analytical testing and sunscreens. Janet has given presentations on regulatory issues worldwide at IKW (German Consumer Products Federation), the OSEC Swiss Business Network; JCIA Mutual Understanding Conference (Japan), Cosmetics regulations in the US (to the Ministry of Health, China), and to the Personal Care Products Council.

Janet Winter Blaschke :

Formulating for the US and Canadian Market- as easy as 1-2-3

November 14, 2017 09:30 - 09:50