Combo Test: HRIPT & CONSUMER USE TEST

STUDY 1: HRIPT

HRIPT (Human Repeat Insult Patch Test) is a commonly used method within the industry that determines the irritation and allergic contact sensitization potential of a product. The test is conducted under the supervision of a dermatologist who signs each report. Pending the results of the study, claims related to “hypo-allergenic,“dermatologist tested” and “non-irritating” can be made on the product label. This is an industry recognized test and follows the GCP guidelines.

Number of Participants: 50

Study Duration: 6 weeks

 

STUDY 2: Consumer Use Test

Participants provide a subjective assessment of the performance of and tolerance to the product via a customized self-evaluation questionnaire. The evaluation chart includes the cosmetic qualities (texture, color, smell, application, absorption…) and all claims specified by the sponsor.

Number of Participants: 30

Possible study duration: 1 day, 14 days or 28 days.

Note: Both tests will take place simultaneously.

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