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A Corneotherapist is someone who practices the remedial skin treatment methodology of Corneotherapy. 

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7th International Symposium on Corneotherapy 2020

7th symposium logo promoMelia Sevilla, Spain 2-4 October, 2020

Event Reschedule
Due to Covid-19 Pandemic and associated health & safety and international travel restrictions, this event has been rescheduled to May 4-6, 2022 and will be an online event.

Full details will be available in early 2022


Event Information

Event Date 02-10-2020 4:00 pm
Event End Date 04-10-2020 4:00 pm
Cut off date 01-05-2020
Individual Price TBA
Location Hotel Melia Sevilla

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

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What is a Corneotherapist?

A Corneotherapist is someone who practices the remedial skin treatment methodology of Corneotherapy. Corneotherapists are generally skin treatment practitioners or medical...

History of Corneotherapy

The term Corneotherapy was first defined by the American dermatologist Professor A. M. Kligman in the mid 1960’s, when  he and his associates demonstrated  that substantial...

Science of Corneotherapy

The objective of regenerating the skin is a concept just as old as cosmetics itself.  Aesthetic cosmetics show how we would like to look after the regeneration; however caring or...

What is Corneotherapy

Corneotherapy is a remedial skin treatment methodology with its core principle being the repair and maintenance of the skin barrier defence systems. As the name suggests,...

Benefits of IAC Membership

First and foremost, being a member of a professional society establishes you as a career professional.  You officially have demonstrated your interest and commitment to advancing...

What is the IAC

The International Association for Applied Corneotherapy (I.A.C.) is a registered, non-profit association with purposes and objectives dedicated to the advancement of scientific...

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