THE SKIN CHALLENGE
THE SKIN CHALLENGE: ADAPTING SKIN CARE AROUND THE WORLD
Thursday, 15 March 2018 2:30 - 3:15 p.m.
The beauty industry speaks of global skin care. However, the physical aspects and tones of skin, as well as the needs and concerns vary from one ethnicity to another. BEAUTYSTREAMS, together with leading dermatologist Dr. Michèle Verschoore and respected contract manufacturer B.KOLORMAKEUP&SKINCARE, will examine the skin differences internationally and how to adapt and market products regionally.
Dr. Michèle VERSCHOORE
Mario De Luigi
B.KOLOR MAKEUP & SKINCARE
Michael NOLTE, Creative Director, BEAUTYSTREAMS
Michael Nolte is a trend forecaster with over 15 years of experience in fashion and beauty. As the Creative Director of Beautystreams, he oversees a content team of over 200 experts worldwide. BEAUTYSTREAMS provides color forecasts and consumer insights to companies globally, including Amway, AmorePacific, Chanel, Estée Lauder, LG, L’Oréal, MAC, Marie Dalgar, Martha Tilaar Companies, P&G, Sephora, Unilever, etc. A graduate of Esmod Paris, Mr. Nolte is a well-known expert that is widely quoted in global fashion and beauty publications.
Dr. Michèle VERSCHOORE, Medical Director, L’OREAL
Michele Verschoore is a Doctor in Medicine, specialized in dermatology-venereology and in clinical pharmacology, Dr. Verschoore began her career in skin clinical pharmacology and managed clinical research teams in various pharmaceutical laboratories. Currently Medical Director at L’Oréal, she establishes networks within medical dermatology communities worldwide. She brought together dermatologists from Sub-Saharan Africa in a professional organization with more than 25 countries. She launched ambitious partnerships with health authorities and professional associations in the USA, China, India and Africa to encourage research on hair and skin. Finally, she established education programs on skin aging photoprotection, pigmentation, skin aging and skin of color in several countries. Dr. Verschoore is a part time dermatologist at Hospital Saint Louis, Paris. She has published over 80 articles in renowned medical journals and edited two textbooks Cosmetic Science and Dermatology in China and in India. In 2016, she published the “Male Beauty Guide”, edited by Odile Jacob.
Mario De Luigi, Founder, B.KOLOR MAKEUP & SKINCARE
Mario De Luigi, Creative Consultant, Beauty Strategist and Make-Up Artist is an internationally renowned authority on cosmetics and skin care. Over the last 20 years, he has achieved a highly respected, international reputation for his expertise and creativity in the beauty business. In 2000, Mario has founded B.kolormakeup&skin care, a contract manufacturing company for innovative make up products.