Summer vacation is on the way. Time to pack your swim suit, hit the
beach, and perhaps indulge in a little harmless fun. How about getting a
temporary tattoo to mark the occasion? What’s the harm?
because a tattoo is temporary, however, doesn't mean it’s risk free.
Some consumers report reactions that may be severe and long outlast the
temporary tattoos themselves. The risk varies, depending on what’s in
the ink. In this webinar, you will learn about different kinds of
temporary tattoos and important safety information.
webinar will be presented by chemist Bhakti Petigara Harp, Ph.D., and
epidemiologist Katherine Hollinger, D.V.M., M.P.H. Chemist John Gasper,
B.S., M.A., J.D. will moderate the presentation. All three are with
FDA’s Office of Cosmetics and Colors (OCAC).
- Moderator: John Gasper, B.S., M.A., J.D.. a chemist with OCAC's Cosmetics Division.
- Featured Speaker: Bhakti
Petigara Harp, Ph.D., a chemist with OCAC's Colors Technology Team,
and Katherine Hollinger, D.V.M, M.P.H., an epidemiologist with OCAC's
To view the webinar online Tuesday, May 13, 2014, at 3:00 EST
Labels: Safety, temporary tattoos