Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940
9C. Misbranded cosmetics
For the purposes of this Chapter, a cosmetic shall be deemed to be misbranded-
(a) if it contains a colour which is not prescribed; or
(b) if it is not labeled in the prescribed manner; or
(c) if the label or container or anything accompanying the cosmetic bears any statement which is false or misleading in any particular.