Cosmeceuticals and Nutraceuticals

The fields of cosmeceuticals and nutraceuticals combines the research areas of cosmetics/nutrition and pharmaceuticals and include cosmetic- and nutrition-based products containing pharmaceutically-active ingredients that confer health benefits.


Our attorneys have wide-ranging hands-on expertise in the fields of cosmeceuticals and nutraceuticals and in particular to cosmeceutical and nutraceutical products directed to:

  • treatment of ageing skin
  • skin lightening
  • hair regrowth
  • hair removal
  • improving cognitive function and
  • vitamin compositions.

The expertise of our attorneys together with their professional IP-related experience enables them to deal with all aspects of cosmeceutical and nutraceutical patents and applications, including: drafting; prosecution; conducting opposition proceedings; and providing validity and infringement advice.