Directorate General Health & Consumers
The Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) has received a request for a scientific opinion on the safety of oxidative hair dye substances and hydrogen peroxide in products to colour eyelashes.
Scope of the call for information:
Interested parties are invited to submit any relevant information that could assist the scientific committee on the safety assessment, such as identification of the cosmetic ingredients and their concentration of such products to colour eyelashes; protocols of applications; data on adverse effect cases; results from toxicological tests with such products or ingredients contained within or any other scientific data considered relevant to assess the safety of such products.
Submission of information:
All information should be submitted in electronic form to Sanco-SCCS-Secretariat AT ec.europa.eu specifying “eyelashes - Call for Information” in the subject line of the e-mail.
All information is considered public unless otherwise stated by the provider.
A document on guidelines for submission of contributions, containing criteria for the call for information and guidance for submission can be found here.
Deadline for submission of information: 23 March 2012.
More information on SCCS and the other Scientific Committees of the European Commission can be found here.