Physician-dispensed Skin Care

Scanning the Growing Segment of Dispensing Skin Care Physicians

Driven by an increased number of physicians dispensing skin care products from their offices, as well as a high frequency of consumer visits to physicians’ offices, medical care providers continues to emerge as the strongest professional channel in the U.S. professional skin care market in 2014. Findings from the 2014 edition of Physician-dispensed Skin Care: Perception and Satisfaction Survey show that almost one-fourth of dispensing physicians generated over 15% of their revenue from the sales of skin care products, and many of them said they want to increase this number in the near future.Continue reading

Smart Sun Care and Labeling Changes are on the Horizon

Smart Sun Care and Labeling Changes are on the Horizon

Summer means fun in the sun for most, but it’s a hot business potential for sun care marketers. As the 2012 summer season gets underway, people are planning vacations, spending more time outdoors, and buying more sun care products. Meanwhile, formulators of sunscreens are working to design more appealing products to satisfy consumers–some with exciting new ingredients–and a number of impending changes have been brewing behind the scenes in government offices.Continue reading