Cosmetic labels send an important message to customers. Not only do they communicate brand, but also contain information about product type, country of origin, ingredients, and possible warnings. Beautiful design probably attracts customers, but what about ingredients? Cosmetic producers often use symbols to present information about their products. That’s why it’s important to know what do these symbols mean.

The following infographic from Custom Labels brings to light on common symbols that can be seen on cosmetic labels.

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Cosmetic Labeling 101

Irma Wallace

Irma Wallace

Co-founder and Vice President of SearchRank, responsible for many of the day to day operations of the company. She is also founder of The Arizona Builders’ Zone, a construction / home improvement portal.

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