Check date of manufacture of perfumes and cosmetics

First, select the brand of your cosmetics. reads the date of production from the batch code.
Select a brand to see instructions how to find the batch code.

How long cosmetics are fresh?

A shelf life of cosmetics depends on a period after opening and production date.

period after openingPeriod after opening (PAO). Some cosmetics should be used within a specified period of time after opening due to oxidation and microbiological factors. Their packaging has a drawing of an open jar, inside it, there is a number representing the number of months. In this example, it is 6 months of use after opening.

Production date. Unused cosmetics also lose their freshness and become dry. According to EU law, the manufacturer has to put the expiration date only on cosmetics whose shelf life is less than 30 months. The most common periods of suitability for use from the date of manufacture:

Perfumes with alcohol - about 5 years
Skin care- minimum 3 years
Makeup- from 3 years (mascara) to more than 5 years (powders)

Expiration dates may vary depending on the manufacturer.

Last checked batch codes

Date/Time UTCBrandAgeCountry
2018-05-21 22:11:33Yves Saint Laurent4 years 10 months 20 daysColombia
2018-05-21 22:11:13MAC1 year 2 months 20 daysTurkey
2018-05-21 22:11:07MAC11 months 20 daysTurkey
2018-05-21 22:11:05CHANEL5 years 2 months 20 daysCanada
2018-05-21 22:10:53CHANEL4 years 2 months 20 daysCanada
2018-05-21 22:10:35MAC11 months 20 daysTurkey
2018-05-21 22:10:33Paco Rabanne5 years 1 month 10 daysUnited States
2018-05-21 22:09:51CHANEL5 years 1 month 20 daysCanada
2018-05-21 22:09:49Maybelline5 months 20 daysColombia
2018-05-21 22:09:48Lacoste4 years 3 months 8 daysColombia

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