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ETHNOBOTANY: This Ava puhi Mohi plant will provide an ingredient for a Nu Skin cosmeticeutical to be launched in March.
"Cosmeceuticals" is the term used to describe cosmetics containing ingredients that are bioactive, exerting effects on people. The regulatory question is whether or not such ingredients make a product a drug rather than a cosmetic. Under the Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act...
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