ETHICS IN COSMETICS
Ethics is study of human behavior that
what is right or wrong
Ethics is code which is necessary so as to
run the business in smooth way.
Unethical practices in cosmetic Industry
Testing on animals.
Providing sub standard goods across different
Providing goods in wrong quantity.
Harmful ingredients in the products.
A department of dermatology at a major academic medical center
forms an alliance with a major cosmetics company for millions of
dollars and establishes a “skin wellness center.” The company
logo is displayed in academic medical center’s waiting rooms,
suggesting academic endorsement of the company’s cosmetic
Dermatologists become paid spokespersons for cosmetic creams
and products, including private-label products sold only in private
physician offices. These financial arrangements are not disclosed
to patients when products are being recommended. Nor is
evidence given to patients regarding product efficacy or safety.
Dermatologists actively promote off-label cosmetic or aesthetic
uses of products and procedures on Web sites or in their offices
without any mention of risksor actual approved indications.
Unethical practices in cosmetic surgery
Payment or acceptance of referral fees from any
person in exchange for the referral of patients
Promotional use of before and after photographs
that use different lighting, poses or photographic
techniques to misrepresent results
Exaggerated claims intended to create false or
unjustified expectations of favorable surgical
Participation in a charity raffle, fund raiser or
contest in which the prize is any surgical
Ethics for Cosmetic Industry
Members are to maintain high professional standards consistent
with sound practices and to conduct business relationships in a
manner that is fair to all.
Members will promote professionalism in the cosmetic
tattoo/permanent makeup industry without discrimination
against any fellow member's background.
Members will further the interests of the Society and encourage
cooperation throughout the cosmetic tattoo industry.
Members will refrain from any immoral or unethical behavior in
their business dealings.
Members will strive to participate in continuing education to
upgrade and improve their knowledge and skills.
Members understand the process of tattooing is not temporary
or completely painless. Members will make no false or
misleading statements to the public in their advertisements,
brochures, or consultation materials regarding the process of
Members agree that any training program at the beginner level
shall be no less than 100 hours in duration and shall include
practical components under direct instructor supervision.
Members agree not to teach any such program which falls short
of these minimum standards.
Members agree that manufacturers and distributors of
equipment or supplies, including pigments and anesthetics, not
provide false or misleading statements to the consumer and
fully disclose all ingredients .
Members will utilize safe practices of sterilization of all machine
or device components that can potentially be contaminated by
blood borne pathogens. Disposable parts, including needles, will
not be reused.
Effect of lack of ethics
Lost the trust
Damage the image