Philippine Dermatological Society

Public Health Advisory

Last June 24, 2021, the Food and Drug Authority issued a public health warning on three cosmetic products:

  • The Ordinary Niacinamide 10% + Zinc 1% High-Strength Vitamin and Mineral Blemish Essence
  • The Ordinary AHA 30% + BHA 2% Peeling Solution
  • The Ordinary Hyaluronic Acid 2% + B5

The FDA issued Advisory No.2021-1543 warning the public to avoid purchasing the said skincare products because of failure to undergo through the agency’s registration process. Without undergoing proper registration and validation, FDA cannot assure the public on the products quality and safety.

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warns the public from purchasing and using unauthorized cosmetic products.