Cosmeceuticals combine the luxury of cosmetics with the active ingredients of pharmaceuticals in treating and preventing the effects of sun damage, aging, and other cosmetic issues.
Your skin is your calling card, and compounding pharmacists work to make you look and feel your best.
A compounding pharmacist specializing in cosmeceuticals can provide a skin care consultation for a patient. Working along with the patient and a healthcare provider, the pharmacist may assist the healthcare provider in determining and prescribing a course of therapy tailored to the particular patient’s skin care needs.
Non-prescription or prescription therapies may be recommended to address: acne, wrinkles, melasma, dry skin, rosacea, etc.