Archive: Mar 2015

What’s the difference between “Organic” and “Natural”?

Posted on March 30th, 2015, by Bell International Laboratories in Blog Post

Both are used on packaging, but do they mean the same thing? The Short Answer No, their definitions are not the same. They cannot be used interchangeably for product labeling. Although ingredients for both Organic and Natural can be the same, only Organic ingredients have the certification by a third party that it has been […]

Do I need NSF certifications for my skin care product?

Posted on March 23rd, 2015, by Bell International Laboratories in Blog Post

A certification by the industry, for the industry When putting together your next formulation, you have a lot to consider – your target market, the ingredients, and the most important: compliance. But, are there any other certifications out there? Are there industry certifications that aren’t part of a government agency that you should consider? And […]

A Conversation with the CEO: Natural, Turnkey and the NSF

Posted on March 16th, 2015, by Bell International Laboratories in Blog Post

— We asked Mo Saremi, CEO and Chairman of Bell International Laboratories, about being Natural, Turn-key solutions, and NSF Certifications in the cosmetic industry. — INSIDE BELL: With a lot of consumer demand about Organic skin care products, there seems to also be a large number of skin care Natural products out there. Are they […]