dermocenter logoBrazesti operate DERMOCENTER, an advanced skin care centre based in Timisoara, Romainia and are the countries leading Corneotherapy treatment centre.
In addition to patient skin care education, the team at Dermocenter strive to grow the knowledge of Corneotherapy by distributing Corneotherapy centric products throughout Romania.
Brazesti company principal, Carmen Condruc says "proud to be part of this wonderful I.A.C. family!" thumbnail 1

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Progressive Esthetics LOGO 2C 1 copy 2Progressive-Esthetics is located just north of Atlanta, Georgia, United States.
Founded by Andrea Oismueller, Progressive-Esthetics have been distributing skin care devices and products to the professional spa and medical market for over 23 years.  Progressive e
Their approach in the skin care industry has always been to combine high tech products with integrative methods.

Ms Oismueller says "Our #1 goal is to educate and promote true Corneotherapy practices via webinars, on-location trainings and to esthetic schools throughout the US".

IAC sponsor logoMargaret Walsh has always had a love of education and learning. This devotion has played a big part in her business success over the last 33 years in the Beauty Therapy Industry.Margaret Walsh has always had a love of education and learning. This devotion has played a big part in her business success over the last 33 years in the Beauty Therapy Industry.
This love of education has driven her to become so passionate about the OBSERV diagnostic device! She has embraced the role of OBSERV distributor in New Zealand.product observ  
Margaret truly believes the use of this skin diagnostic device ,and the associated skin analysis education, needs to become common practice in clinics around the world. 

We are proud to be the promoters of the Corneotherapy approach to skin care and treatments in New Zealand, and to be a part of the global Corneotherapy family.

DS-logoDermal Systems Inc is a Canadian company who are Corneotherapy advocates and practitioners with a passion for excellence. They have sourced exceptional products and services to serve their clientele of skin care professionals. The foundation of the enterprise is that of success through education, and have aligned themselves with industry leaders in every field of professional skin treatment practice; from Corneotherapy products, skin diagnostic devices, in clinic systems and educational resources. DS-imageThe team at Dermal systems are passionate about skin, its, structure, function and well-being; developing Corneotherapeutic interventions for many skin conditions . In addition to serving the Canadian market, Dermal systems export their Corneotherapy expertise in the form of seminars and e-learning programs in the United States.

Company CEO, Rene Serbon serves on the I.A.C educational board, and has developed many Corneotherapy centric training programs that she shares with I.A.C. members.

sponsor-logo-MDMetrodermo S.L. is a Spanish company distributing professional cosmetics and medical–esthetic devices for over a decade. We are proud to be and have been always involved in bringing to the Spanish market the state of the art technology and developments, be it in devices, cosmetology and most of all, education. training-MD
We are proud to be the promoters of the corneotherapy approach to skin care and treatments in Spain, and to be a part of the global corneotherapy family.

KOKO Kosmetikvertrieb GmbH & Co. KG develops, produces and distributes specialist skin care products with dermatological properties. The products are utilized by dermatological practices with associated cosmetic departments, authorized pharmacies and skin treatment practitioners specialized in corneotherapeutic treatments worldwide. The success of the products created at KOKO  are attributed to the work of  Dr. Hans Lautenschläger PhD, who during his career has led R&D teams of a number of major German pharmaceutical companies.
His work in the development of pharmaceutical actives for lipid metabolism disorders and application of phospholipids in to skin care formulations led him to the creation of the KOKO company.

KOKO produces the patented, Corneotherapeutic skin care brand dermaviduals® which adheres robustly  to the core principles of Corneotherapy, and is manufactured under the highest aseptic conditions.

KOKO is a founding sponsor of The I.A.C. and supports the goals of sharing scientific findings related to Corneotherapy on a transparent basis for the benefit of the Corneotherapy community worldwide.

Pastiche LogoPastiche Training are an internationally accredited CPD provider of quality training programs designed for the development of individuals who work within the professional non-surgical skin care sector.
Since 1994, many thousands of skin care professionals, beauty therapists and aestheticians from around the world have benefited from advanced education developed and provided by New Zealand based Pastiche Training.

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Pastiche has developed training programs to provide superior education and resources covering the subjects of effective skin analysis, anatomy and physiology, cosmetic chemistry and protocols for treatment planning that provide skin treatment practitioners a pathway to excellence and competence in their chosen profession.

Pastiche training roomThe most recognized program is The Pastiche Method® of skin analysis, which has been taught globally since 1994. Pastiche educational programs are delivered via both distance learning and live seminars, and more recently via on-line learning.

Pastiche Training are proud to support and contribute the goals of the I.A.C. by participating in the development and delivery of Corneotherapy centric educational resources for both members and those new to the science of Corneotherapy.

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International Association for Applied Corneotherapy

The International Association for Applied Corneotherapy (I.A.C.) is a registered, non-profit association with primary purposes and objectives of the advancement of scientific research and practical applications in the realm of Corneotherapy and related sciences.

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Web Manager: Ralph Hill- New Zealand


Executive Team

Executive Board:
Chair: Dr. Elena Hernandez, Ph.D. - Russia
Vice Chair: Dr. Hans Lautenschlager, Ph.D. - Germany
Secretary: Margaret Walsh - New Zealand
Treasurer: Marek Harder - Germany

Scientific Advisory Board:
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Lars Norlén.
Department of Dermatology, University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden.

Dr Ghita Lanzendoerfer-Yu, PhD.
Inorganic Chemistry. Independant consultant and writer- Germany

Dr Cornelia M. Keck. 
Department of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics, Philipps Universität Marburg, Germany

Education Commission:
Florence Barrett-Hill (NZ)
Rene Serbon (CAN)
Alexandra J. Zani (US)
Simone Vescio (AU)
Nataliia Gumenna (UKR)
Igal Kariv (Spain)
Dr Ghita Lanzendoerfer-Yu (GER)

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