Check date of manufacture of perfumes and cosmetics


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L'oreal batch code

Batch codes (eg 40H900, 1N03) are usually printed or stamped on the bottom of the product packaging.

Dior 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 22:09:51CHANEL5 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
2018-05-21 22:09:31Maybelline1 year 20 daysColombia
2018-05-21 22:09:15MAC3 years 7 months 20 daysTurkey
2018-05-21 22:08:53Maybelline11 years 7 months 20 daysColombia
2018-05-21 22:08:46Creed26 yearsNetherlands
2018-05-21 22:07:57Carolina Herrera7 years 6 months 28 daysBrazil
2018-05-21 22:07:52MAC11 months 20 daysTurkey
2018-05-21 22:07:44MAC3 years 7 months 20 daysTurkey

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