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§ 988. Liquids, Creams, Powders and Cosmetics.

16 CA ADC § 988Barclays Official California Code of Regulations

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Title 16. Professional and Vocational Regulations
Division 9. Board of Barbering and Cosmetology
Article 12. Health and Safety
16 CCR § 988
§ 988. Liquids, Creams, Powders and Cosmetics.
(a) All liquids, creams, waxes, shampoos, gels and other cosmetic preparations shall be kept in clean, closed containers. Powders may be kept in clean shakers.
(b) All bottles and containers shall be distinctly and correctly labeled to disclose their contents. All bottles and containers containing poisonous substances shall be additionally and distinctly marked as such. Poisonous substances that are maintained in the manufacturer-labeled container are not required to have additional labeling.
(c) When only a portion of a cosmetic preparation is to be used on a client, it shall be removed from the bottle or container in such a way as not to contaminate the remaining portion.
(1) This provision does not apply to cosmetic preparations that have been demonstrated to be unlikely to transmit pathogens, (e.g. nail polish, artificial nail monomer liquids).
(d) Pencil cosmetics shall be sharpened before each use.


Note: Authority cited: Section 7312, Business and Professions Code. Reference: Section 7312(e), Business and Professions Code.
1. Repealer and new section filed 10-24-94; operative 11-23-94 (Register 94, No. 43). For prior history, see Register 62, No. 25.
2. Amendment filed 3-26-2015; operative 7-1-2015 (Register 2015, No. 13).
This database is current through 6/14/24 Register 2024, No. 24.
Cal. Admin. Code tit. 16, § 988, 16 CA ADC § 988
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