You can report problems with cosmetics, including:

  • Allergic or unexpected reactions
  • Defective or contaminated products

Cosmetics include makeup, skincare and haircare products, perfumes, dyes, and deodorants.


Make a complaint about cosmetics.

By Phone

  • Agency: United States Department of Health and Human Services
  • Phone Number: (877) 696-6775
  • Business Hours: Mon - Fri: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Agents are available Monday through Friday from 10 AM to 4 PM. (Agents are unavailable on Thursdays from 12 PM to 1 PM)