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The Cosmeceutical

Cosmeceutical is the term currently used among dermatologists to refer to the area between cosmetics and pharmaceuticals. The FDA defines cosmetics as articles intended to be topically applied for cleansing, beautifying, promoting attractiveness without affecting structure or function.¬†Whereas pharmaceuticals are defined as compounds designed to be used as medicinal drugs. As you can imagine the…