Cosmetic validation is documented evidence which provides a high degree of assurance that equipment, systems, process, testing methods, manufacturing processes, cleaning methods and software for cosmetics will consistently produce a result that meets predefined specifications and quality metrics. The purpose of validation is to ensure that the cosmetic products meet all the quality, efficacy and safety requirements that have been set for the final product, during all stages of production, and in different batches of the same product, while adhering to a controlled and documented process.
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