The third time is definitely not the charm. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently sent warning letters to StriVectin, Moy-Fincher Medical Group and Skin Authority LLC.
According to the letter sent to StriVectin (following a December… Read More »
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to share data on pesticides and toxic substances. This will allow the agencies to share information that will better inf… Read More »
The FDA has decided to move the goal post. It has declared that to approve a new UV filter you must surpass the requirements of a New Drug Application (NDA). The new hurdle set by the FDA is that all such ingredients must pass the stringent req… Read More »
Sunscreens have been in the headlines recently. We start the New Year with an act of Congress, The Sunscreen Innovation Act (SIA), which was just signed by President Obama into law in November. Its implications will be debated extensively in the futu… Read More »
Gamajet’s newest addition to their sanitary line is lightweight and powerful and features self-draining, self-flushing and self-lubricating capabilities. Designed completely with FDA-compliant materials, the Aseptic 8 is the answer to efficient… Read More »
The latest product to counter hair loss is Women’s Rogaine 5% Minoxidil Topical Aerosol, billed as the first and only FDA-approved, once-daily use treatment for female pattern hair loss containing 5% minoxidil in an elegant foam formula. The fo… Read More »
Nutek Disposables, Inc. of McElhattan, PA has initiated a nationwide voluntary product recall at the retail level of all lots of baby wipes that it manufactured under the brand names Cuties, Diapers.com, Femtex, Fred’s, Kidgets, Member’s… Read More »
With passage of the Sunscreen Innovation Act (S. 2141) by the US House of Representatives, the bill has been sent to President Obama for his signature and enactment into law. This important bill reforms the current sunscreen approval process of… Read More »
President Obama had the Sunscreen Innovation Act (SIA) on his desk before Thanksgiving week.1 Time to give thanks and celebrate. His signature has the potential to protect a needlessly at- risk population from sun damage. The Senate passed the SIA on… Read More »
It is common to use antibiotics to kill bacteria both internally and externally on the human body. But researchers say they’ve created a new category of personal cleansers.
In an article in The New York Times Sunday magazine, author Juli… Read More »