Participants

Alpha-H founder Michelle Doherty, managing director Derma Aesthetics Simone Vescio, Skintifix founder Robyn McAlpine, Skin Correctives owner Karen Meiring de Gonzalez, Brand and Business Strategy founder Olivier Duvillard and DMK Australia NZ national sales manager Eddie Norcross.

Industry Roundtable 6: Future of Skin Care

Responding to ‘skintellectualism’

QUESTION: We are entering an age of ‘skintellectualism,’ whereby consumers are adopting a much more investigative approach to their routines and educating themselves about the best ingredients for every stage. How are brands responding to this challenge? LEARNING: Education is key when it comes to both therapists and clients. Each client needs to be assessed […]

The Impact of Green Beauty

QUESTION: In response to consumers becoming more aware of what they were putting on their bodies global brands are looking at how they incorporate more natural and sustainable ingredients to their ranges, as well as how their choice of packaging impacts our environment. What impact is the green beauty trend having on the skin care […]

Technology concerns

QUESTION: One viewpoint is that the future of cosmetic dermatology, anti-aging, and wellness is reliant on advancements in technology, as it’s really about how we’re going to get these ingredients into the skin. What are your thoughts on this view? LEARNING: With great technology comes great responsibility. We have to ensure we don’t damage the […]

Marketing to Men

QUESTION: Considering the increased number of men’s skin care products – how do you see this market segment evolving over the coming years; both at the salon level via increased consumer demand, and the evolution of product offerings by beauty suppliers? LEARNING: Apart from some inherent differences, all skin is the same. Treatments and homecare […]

The Age Factor

QUESTION: The skin care industry has witnessed an expansion in demand from older consumers to a growing younger consumer base. People are beginning to use skin care at an increasingly young age in a bid to delay the signs of ageing. What actions are skin care companies taking to address these changes? LEARNING: Prevention is […]

The next big skin care trend

QUESTION: Trends influencing the skin care sector in recent years have included high tech facial masks, friendly bacteria, superfood skin care, facial brushing, injectables, air-pollution defenses and plumping ingredients. What do you anticipate will be the next big trend to impact the professional skin care category? LEARNING: Healthy skin is always going to be in […]

Meet Our Industry Roundtable 6 Suppliers

Get up close and personal with our three suppliers – Alpha-H founder Michelle Doherty, managing director Derma Aesthetics Simone Vescio, and DMK Australia New Zealand national sales manager Eddie Norcross – by watching their profiles below. DMK Australia New Zealand national sales manager Eddie Norcross Alpha-H founder Michelle Doherty Managing director Derma Aesthetics Simone Vescio […]

Meet Our Industry Roundtable No 6 Salon Owners

Find out more about our three salon owners – Skintifix founder Robyn McAlpine, Skin Correctives owner Karen Meiring de Gonzalez and Brand and Business Strategy founder Olivier Duvillard – by watching their profiles below. Skintifix founder Robyn McAlpine Brand and Business Strategy founder Olivier Duvillard Skin Correctives owner Karen Meiring de Gonzalez FULL ROUNDTABLE 6 […]