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§ 992. Skin Exfoliation.

16 CA ADC § 992Barclays 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 § 992
§ 992. Skin Exfoliation.
(a) Only the upper layer of the skin, known as the epidermis, may, by any method or means, be removed, and then only for the purpose of improving the appearance of the skin.
(b) Skin removal techniques and practices which result in destruction of living tissue beyond the epidermal layer of the skin is prohibited.
(c) Only over-the-counter products that are not sold for physician's use only may be used for the purpose of skin exfoliation.
(d) All skin exfoliation products must be applied using the manufacturer's instructions for consumer health and safety.


Note: Authority cited: Section 7312, Business and Professions Code. Reference: Sections 7312(e), 7316, and 7320, 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 81, No. 11.
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, § 992, 16 CA ADC § 992
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