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English definition of “cosmeceutical”


noun [C, usually plural]     /ˌkɒzməˈsuːtɪkl/
a cosmetic that also contains the qualities of a medicine (= is a pharmaceutical): The research focusses on the roles of nutrition and cosmeceuticals in skincare.
cosmeceutical adjective
(Definition of cosmeceutical noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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