Cosmeceuticals : Boon for human dermal care

  • Lubna Azmi Pharmacognosy and Ethnopharmacology Division, CSIR-National Botanical Research Institute, Lucknow-226 001, Uttar Pradesh
  • Ila Shukla Pharmacognosy and Ethnopharmacology Division, CSIR-National Botanical Research Institute, Lucknow-226 001, Uttar Pradesh
  • Padam Kant Department of Chemistry, Lucknow University, Lucknow
  • Ch. V. Rao Pharmacognosy and Ethnopharmacology Division, CSIR-National Botanical Research Institute, Lucknow-226 001, Uttar Pradesh
Keywords: Cosmetics, skin, safety, packing


The use of cosmeceuticals has radically risen in recent years. This considerably increases the armamentarium of the clinician in humanizing the treatment of skin, hair, and other circumstances. They are at the point in time where wellness meets beauty and growing use by consumers is analytic of their popularity. This chapter focuses on skin, hair, and other cosmeceuticals and their regulatory aspects.


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Azmi, L., Shukla, I., Kant, P., & Rao, C. V. (2018). Cosmeceuticals : Boon for human dermal care. International Journal of Phytopharmacy, 8(6), 45-64. Retrieved from
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