Microbiome-friendly Certification
For a better, Microbiome-friendly world!

Our certification
We offer the worldwide leading and only
registered certification mark for
Microbiome-friendly cosmetics and textiles.

Get your products tested
Our independent product certification guarantees
Microbiome-friendliness of your products
and proves their worth to be eligible for purchase.

Microbiome-friendly Certification

For a better, Microbiome-friendly world

We offer the globally leading and only registered certification mark for Microbiome-friendly cosmetics and textiles.

Our independent certification guarantees the Microbiome-friendliness of your products and proves their worth to be eligible for purchase.

Our unique quality seal sets global standards as evidence of claims

Using the latest scientific findings in microbiome research, we test cosmetic products, textiles and their ingredients in qualified laboratories in Germany.


Made in Germany

Our certification process was developed by microbiologists in Germany, all of whom hold doctoral degrees in the field.
All animal-free tests are carried out in German laboratories.


Worldwide Gold Standard

Our tests are performed in vitro according to the gold standard and deliver clear, meaningful results under controlled, replicable conditions.


Scientific Guarantee

Our company is run by a female microbiologist, Dr. Kristin Neumann. The certification guarantees that the product leaves the skin microbiome untouched and respects its balance.


Our Corporate Culture

As independent certification body our corporate values integrity, joy of innovation, team spirit, humanity, enthusiasm form the basis of our global success.

The benefits of our "Microbiome-friendly" certification

A key issue for the future

The topic microbiome is increasingly gaining awareness.


Validation of claims

Passing the test comes with the assurance that your product respects the body's microbial diversity and balance. You can be proud of your achievement!


Competitive advantage

Brands must prove their worth that they are eligible for purchase.



For the health-conscious consumer our certification is imparting confidence in your product.


Marketing tool

A seal of quality is a proven branding tool and is rounding up the profile of your product.

Proven branding

Our vision of a better, Microbiome-friendly world

"We are a committed and predominantly female team of scientists, creative minds and visionaries. Our enthusiasm for the future-oriented topic of the microbiome knows no bounds."

— Dr. Kristin Neumann, Co-Founder and Chief Scientific Officer

Our vision

Our vision is a better, Microbiome-friendly world!

Our Mission

We support individuals and companies on their way towards a Microbiome-friendly world.

We want to become the most important microbiome platform in all microbiome related fields worldwide.

Our in-depth knowledge of microbiology combined with our own
high-end laboratory allows us to set the gold standards in the microbiome industry.

Our mission includes certification, R&D, education and information about Microbiome-friendly products and habits.


Our values

Integrity - The basis of our business

Humanity - The basis for good relationships

Joy of Innovation - The basis for success

Team Spirit - The basis for good interaction

Enthusiasm - The basis for enjoyment of work

A selection of our customers / awards

Numerous brands from the cosmetics industry with more than 300 tested products trust our seal:


"A balanced skin microbiome is important for maintaining the health & beauty of our skin, which is why at Weleda we perform internal research on this topic. We’re happy to have found in MyMicrobiome a partner that helps us in our research and enables us as an external control body to confirm the benefit of our products in those regards."

Dr. Johann Röhrl
Senior Manager, WELEDA AG

"The seal is a confirmation for our customers that our ingredients are of highest quality and support their own certification. This makes it a great competitive advantage on the market."

Aline Hueber
Microbiome Project Director, DSM

"My company, Codex Beauty Labs, has been working with MyMicrobiome for almost two years on developing high performance skincare collections that are also microbiome supporting. The certification process has helped us both to improve our formulations and better understand the requirements of developing Microbiome-friendly products."

Dr. Barbara Paldus
CEO & Founder, Codex Beauty

"This certification is a decision-making tool for the customer in an otherwise widely unregulated and confusing maket. We are glad to be able to prove our high standards through earning the seal."

Guylaine Le Loarer
Head of Research & Development, Annemarie Börlind

"MyMicrobiome has been a pioneer in developing and validating Microbiome-friendly testing and certification. It has been key for our business to partner with them early on and to become the first US certified Microbiome-friendly brand. The collaboration with the MyMicrobiome team was very fruitful. The seal perfectly reflects our values and ideas about cosmetics."

Dr. Elsa Jungman
CEO & Founder, Dr. Elsa Jungman

"Kristin and the MyMicrobiome team have been absolutely incredible to work with. We’re so excited about the important work they are doing to standardize microbiome-friendliness in personal care! This team of brilliant female scientists really knows their stuff and puts so much heart into their work. So happy we found you MyMicrobiome!"

Denise Cartwright
CEO & Founder, Crude







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