Professional Skin Care Market

Acquisitions Top the List for the Professional Skin Care Market

With the new 2013 edition of Professional Skin Care:  U.S. Market Analysis and Opportunities due out next month, Kline industry expert, Pierrick Dutton, shares some of the most striking findings uncovered by our researchers.

Q:        How did the professional skin care market perform in the United States in 2013?

A:        In 2013, sales of professional skin care products continue to enjoy stable growth. In fact, overall sales surpassed pre-recession levels of $850 million at the manufacturers’ level.Continue reading

Cosmetic & Reconstructive Expo

Banishing frowns and making the cut in London at Clinical Cosmetic & Reconstructive Expo and Salon International 2013

With the inaugural Clinical Cosmetic & Reconstructive Expo putting on its best face and the Salon International 2013 exhibition going to our heads, October in London was successfully aspiring to be at its most beautiful.

Under the banner “From Scalpel to Syringe – this has never been done before…”, the Clinical Cosmetic & Reconstructive Expo(CCR) brought together over 120 exhibitors of surgical and non-invasive products for the first time. Pointedly, the expo saw Merz Aesthetics, Ellansé, and Allergan inject some additional excitement into the marketplace and allowed Allergan to get under people’s skin in the most flattering way by showcasing its latest dermal filler Juvéderm Volbella which, formulated with Lidocaine, is a pyrogen-free physiological solution of non-animal origin cross-linked hyaluronic acid gel.Continue reading

Lights, Cameras, Doctors, and Skin Care Education!

Lights, Cameras, Doctors, and Skin Care Education!

With dermatology’s many facets and an even wider variety of solutions, an event such as the Annual Meeting of American Academy of Dermatology is the place where professionals discuss the most topical skin care condition issues and introduce the latest treatments. Despite record-breaking rain in sunny San Diego, there was an incredible turnout—nearly 11,000—at this year’s AAD meeting! The meeting was attended by dermatologists, many of whom traveled from faraway places like Saudi Arabia, Denmark, and Brazil to soak up information and insights.Continue reading