A New Era of Beauty With a Beauty and Wellness Perspective
Informative and with a fresh perspective, 1938 is the online destination for all things beauty and wellness, both inside and out. From real-life insights to cosmetics care tips to laws impacting the industry, 1938 makes beauty applicable and approachable.
Why 1938? – The Beginning of the Modern Cosmetics Industry
1938 is the year President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed into law the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, since then the industry has grown both in size, ingredient awareness, and technological advancements. This was also the last time Congress passed a law or amended the current law related to cosmetics, despite, brands, manufactures, and the FDA working together to enact comprehensive cosmetics safety reform.