Because cosmeceuticals straddle the line between drugs and cosmetics, there are many regulatory challenges that still need to be addressed. For now, the FDA regulates products as either a cosmetic or a drug, depending on the claims the company makes. If a product claims to alter the function or structure of the body in any way, it’s considered a drug and requires clinical trials. If the product is marketed as a beauty product, it’s a cosmetic. Continue reading How Are Cosmeceuticals Regulated?