Its constant industrial innovation, high adaptability and influence on the latest trends make South Korea one of the most attractive cosmetics markets in the world.
Some specificities exist for the registration of cosmetics such as sunscreens, anti-wrinkle products and whitening products requiring the submission of the “dossier” to the Ministry of Health.
Created in 2001, IEC Korea is located in Suwon (near Seoul) in dedicated premises of 350m².
IEC Korea performs various kind of tests: safety tests (patch tests, use tests under dermatological or ophthalmological control), efficacy tests (anti-wrinkle, bleaching, moisturizing effects, effects on sebum regulation, UV tests. (SPF, UVA-PF), water resistance. Scientific photography…) and consumer tests.