About Us

About the Personal Care Products Council

Every day, millions of families around the world rely on and trust their personal care products. From moisturizer, lipstick and fragrance to sunscreen, soap and anti-cavity toothpaste, these products are essential to living better, healthier lives. 

Based in Washington, D.C., the Personal Care Products Council is the leading national trade association representing the global cosmetic and personal care products industry. Founded in 1894, the Council's more than 600 member companies manufacture, distribute, and supply the vast majority of personal care products marketed in the U.S. and are global leaders committed to product safety, quality and innovation.