Check the date of manufacture of perfumes and cosmetics

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Pantene batch code decoder, check cosmetics production date

How do I find the Pantene cosmetics or perfumes batch code?

Cosmetics produced or distributed by Procter&Gamble:

Procter&Gamble batch code

From 4 to 10 digit batch codes (eg 2065, 7275) usually are printed or stamped on the bottom of the packaging.

Procter&Gamble batch code

Do not enter REF NO (eg 82405546) - it's a catalog number.

Who most often checks Pantene cosmetics?

CountryShareNumber of uses
🇺🇸 United States36.10%21528
🇵🇱 Poland8.77%5232
🇮🇷 Iran6.73%4016
🇵🇭 Philippines6.13%3654
🇧🇩 Bangladesh5.17%3084
🇵🇰 Pakistan4.51%2691
🇮🇳 India4.46%2660
🇻🇳 Vietnam2.96%1765
🇨🇦 Canada2.57%1530
🇹🇷 Turkey2.44%1457

In what years was the date of Pantene cosmetics checked?

YearDifferenceNumber of uses
2022+21.12%~12600
2021+10.74%10403
2020+22.37%9394
2019-6.34%7677
2018-8197

How long cosmetics are fresh?

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

Period after opening (PAO)Period 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 cosmetics- minimum 3 years
Makeup cosmetics- from 3 years (mascara) to more than 5 years (powders)

The shelf life may vary depending on the manufacturer.