The FDA is required to approve all new food, drugs, and cosmetics intended for human consumption. This includes food products that are intended to be used by humans, but are not intended for consumption by humans.
This is where we get to the new-to-you, non-medicinal-use stuff. If you have read our story in the last couple of weeks, you know that most of you are already familiar with the FDA’s guidelines for how you can use a product. And since we’re talking about products that you can use on humans, we’re getting to the part where the FDA has to approve your product for human consumption.