« Food supplements means foodstuffs the purpose of which is to supplement the normal diet and which are concentrated sources of nutrients or other substances with a nutritional or physiological effect, alone or in combination, marketed in dose form », according to Directive 2002/46/CE on the
Our bodies are home to over a thousand microscopic species which live together with our cells and, more often than not, enable them to function properly. We have twice as many bacteria as we do cells and the genes that they contain are a hundred
“Our diet is reflected in our skin”. This expression speaks volumes about nutricosmetics. A combination of the words “nutrition” and “cosmetics”, it refers to all of the food supplements that have a “beauty” action. Nutricosmetics aims to maintain beauty from within (skin, hair, nails, etc.).