Announcing ICMAD Membership

BioScience Laboratories, Inc. is proud to announce their membership with the Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors Trade Association (ICMAD). BioScience is in good standing and in compliance with ICMAD’s Code of Ethics.  The Code of Ethics promotes and encourages the highest level of ethics within the cosmetic industry.  Being an ICMAD member charges BioScience with making sure products are safe and effective for the consumer and the responsibility to uphold all laws and regulations for cosmetic product distribution. BioScience is also ISO accredited, FDA registered and GCP compliant.

The BioScience Laboratories, Inc. Skin Technology Center division provides a greater focus on studies for evaluation of skin care products, provide faster turn-around time and expand testing capabilities. BioScience offers clinical testing services for both personal and professional skin care products. The high elevation and year-round low humidity / dew point of Bozeman, MT provides an excellent environment for specialized skin studies.  Standard, validated protocols have been developed to confirm a wide variety of cosmetic and personal care product claims. Protocols can be custom designed to support more specific needs and claims.

The testing BioScience offers includes but is not limited to:

  • Moisturization/Hydration
  • Exfoliation
  • Skin Texture
  • Anti-aging
  • In-Use Studies
  • Claims Substantiation 
  • Irritation
  • Sensitization
  • Skin Color/Tone
  • Acne Spot Reduction
  • Lesion Reduction
  • Image Analysis
  • Transepidermal Water Loss (Barrier Properties)
  • VISIA