Associação Brasileira de Cosmetologia is a non-profit organization, founded on April 10, 1973, with the objective of promoting or developing national cosmetology. Formed by a group of professionals from the areas of Pharmacy, Chemicals and related areas, linked to universities and companies of finished products and raw materials for the personal hygiene, cosmetics and perfumes industry, ABC promotes technological, scientific and regulatory activities in prol. do setor. Governed by its Statutes, the ABC Directorate is voluntary and elect associated hairs for a biennial gesture.
Its effective performance throughout this period was of utmost importance for the development of two technological, scientific and regulatory sectors of the cosmetic and professional field, participating in committees, technical groups, work groups and consultations for the areas of Sanitary Surveillance, Metrology and Environment, and no integration process to Mercosul.