Stephen Kirk

Independent Consultant



Stephen is a cosmetic regulatory professional with more than 20 years’ experience working in the R&D laboratories of Boots UK. His expertise spans all ‘cradle-to-grave’ activities of Product Development.  His know-how encompasses ingredient selection and approval, formulation review, approval and testing, safety assessment and market surveillance.  Since May 2016 he has been working as an independent consultant.

Stephen was the Chairman of the CTPA Toxicology Advisory Panel and CTPA / British Society for Cutaneous Allergy Working Group and remain active in these two groups. He is a Member of the BSCA, ESCD, US SoT, RSB and UK SCS.