This page contains several categories of links for you to browse -

Links to Regulatory Bodies and INCI information
Small Business Advice - Setting Up and Insurance
Miscellaneous Links

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Information from Australian Regulatory Bodies and Labelling Information:

Legislation affecting Those Selling Soap and Cosmetics

NICNAS has finally completed the long awaited Reform of Legislation Governing the Sale of Soap and Cosmetics in Australia. Please visit the links below for full information.

Current Issues - NICNAS' Reform - Cosmetics.

Who and What is NICNAS???.

If you can't work through NICNAS' website and the new Registration and/or Legislation, you can give them a call on: Free Call 1800 638 528

Therapeutic Goods Administrationhas Cosmetic Claims Guidelines for toiletries and information regarding using Aromatherapy oils in medicated soaps and cosmetics.

This page has Specific Information Regarding what you can and can't Claim about your products - Cosmetic Claims Information

If you are after something else TGA's Site Mapwill help.

TGA Complementary Medicine Informationhas lots of information.

Cosmetics Info Org Website. VERY useful for the beginner and experienced alike. A searchable informational Web site (US Based) that includes easy to read factual, scientific information on ingredients most commonly used in cosmetics and personal care products regarding their use and safety.

The Product Safety Australia Web site Mandatory labelling requirements for Cosmetic products in Australia

The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission's (ACCC) Web site is also useful for labelling information - it has all the basics as well as a downloadable PDF guide

The ACCC's Cosmetic Labelling Standards Guide

Full EU INCI Listing Please read the info from Enterprise & Industry, and then click the link to the PDF Document

The ACCC's Grapefruit Seed Extract (GSE) efficacy - PubMed abstract

Small Business Development Centres for starting your own business

Small Business Development Corporation – Western Australia

Doing Business in South Australia

Small Business Development NSW

Small Business Advisory Council – Queensland

Business Victoria

Small Business Development – Tasmania

Business Enterprise Centre – Northern Territory

Craft Market & Exhibitor Insurance - Note: We have no personal experience with these brokers and are not affiliated with them in any way. This Link was sent to us by a customer.

Learning Links and Techniques:

Aussie Soap Supplies Recipes Pages- We have lots of recipes and formulations for all kinds of Bath & Body Products

Miscellaneous Links:

Cat Furniture & Climbing/Sleeping Stuff: Lituska Cattery - Howard & Lita McDougall make the BEST Cat Furniture available. They are located in Rural Western Australia.
Email: [email protected] or Telephone them on (08) 9574 1260

Messy Beast- make a heat pad bed for your favourite feline. We found these great when our cats were just home from the vet in winter.

So Pretty Ever wanted a shower cap that looks great, lasts for years, as well as do what it's meant to do? Well, you have found the right place!!

Welcome to Western Australia!

Click for Breast Cancer- By clicking the button on this link, you help fund free Mammograms

Click for Rescue Animals - By clicking the button on this link, you help Animals In Need