Check date of manufacture of perfumes and cosmetics

How to find Make Up Factory cosmetics/perfumes batch code?

Cosmetics produced or distributed by Artdeco:

Artdeco batch codes

3 to 4 character batch codes (2 digits, 1 letter, sometimes 1 digit) (eg 14P) are usually printed on the bottom of the product packaging.

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
2018-04-25 16:12:12Kiehl's3 years 10 months 24 daysUnited States
2018-04-25 16:11:51L'Oreal10 months 24 daysUnited States
2018-04-25 16:11:49Kiehl's4 years 7 months 24 daysUnited States
2018-04-25 16:11:46Carolina Herrera1 year 5 monthsGreece
2018-04-25 16:11:41Avon2 months 25 daysRomania
2018-04-25 16:11:27Davidoff3 years 24 daysUnited States
2018-04-25 16:11:25L'Oreal7 years 1 month 24 daysUnited States
2018-04-25 16:11:23Kiehl's5 years 11 months 24 daysUnited States
2018-04-25 16:11:15Yves Saint Laurent4 years 4 months 24 daysTurkey
2018-04-25 16:10:52Sally Hansen2 years 8 months 19 daysChile

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