The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) informs the public that the Cosmetic product AR Niacinamide Brightening Cream has been notified with Notification No. 1000008387616, in accordance with existing FDA rules and regulations.
Accordingly, the warning against the purchase and use of the subject product as mentioned in FDA Advisory No. 2022-0091 and its corresponding FDA Order is hereby lifted.
The public is advised to always check if a Cosmetic product is notified with the FDA by using the FDA Verification Portal feature accessible at https://verification.fda.gov.ph which may be used by typing in the name of the product before purchasing. For more information or inquiries, please email us at [email protected]. You may also call the Center for Cosmetics and Household/Urban Hazardous Substances Regulation and Research at telephone number (02) 8857-1900 loc. 8113 or 8117.
To report the sale or distribution of any unnotified/unregistered health products, kindly email FDA via [email protected].
Furthermore, the issuance of this advisory shall not in any manner preclude this Office from issuing subsequent orders it may deem necessary and appropriate, should there be findings of any violation of the company to the existing laws, rules, and regulations.
Dissemination of this advisory to all concerned is hereby requested.