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At SkinCeuticals, our mission is to improve SKIN HEALTH. We are committed to leading the skincare industry in terms of research and innovation, and we promise to provide advanced skincare backed by science.

Our skincare philosophy centers on three main pillars: PREVENT. PROTECT. CORRECT. These principles work synergistically to provide the healthiest skin possible, and optimal anti-aging results.
An Unprecedented Innovation from the Antioxidant Authority
The launch of Phloretin CF Gel marks an entirely new antioxidant delivery system. Its revolutionary serum-in-a-gel technology is formulated in accordance with the Duke Antioxidant Patent.
SkinCeuticals Expands In-Office Treatment Options
SkinCeuticals acquires BioMedic and introduces corrective professional peels, marking the official launch of the integrated skincare program. By complementing advanced skincare with powerful state-of-the-art medical procedures, SkinCeuticals helps patients achieve optimal skin health and anti-aging results.
A Commitment to Pigment Correction
A SkinCeuticals study shows that Pigment Regulator is an effective alternative to the medical standard in treating hyperpigmentation.
Another SkinCare First
The introduction of Phloretin CF establishes a new class of antioxidants by combining the broad-range protective power of phloretin with vitamin C and ferulic acid to prevent and correct skin damage.

Unparalleled Protection, Indisputable Science
The power of C E Ferulic is acknowledged and confirmed with the publication of a double-blind, peer-reviewed study in The Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.
The Antioxidant Bar is Raised Again
C E Ferulic launches with a combination of ferulic acid plus vitamins C and E. This pivotal antioxidant advance doubles protection once again, from four to eight times the skin's natural defense.
Science-backed SkinCare Without a Prescription
SkinCeuticals launches Retinol 0.5 and Retinol 1.0.
Retinol 1.0 contains the highest concentration of
pure retinol available without a prescription

The Genesis of Integrated Skincare
SkinCeuticals introduces a full professional back bar product line exclusively for use by dermatologists, plastic surgeons, and other skincare professionals

"Prevent. Protect. Correct.” is Born
SkinCeuticals formalizes its philosophy of “Prevent. Protect. Correct.” These pillars remain the fundamental elements for an effective skincare approach that maintains and improves skin health
A New Age in Sun Protection
SkinCeuticals introduces the first 100% physical sunscreen, Physical UV Defense SPF 30. This scientific breakthrough features a never-before-seen elegant texture and establishes the foundation for the SkinCeuticals philosophy.
The Proof Behind the Patent
Dr. Pinnell’s landmark study about the
parameters necessary for formulating a stable
and effective vitamin C serum is published in
The Journal of Dermatologic Surgery.
SkinCeuticals Branches Out
The SkinCeuticals line grows with the launch of Phyto+ for hyperpigmentation, Face Cream for aging skin and Eye Balm to combat damage around the eye area.

A Skin Care Industry First
The addition of vitamin E boosts the potency of SkinCeuticals’ antioxidant formulations by doubling the level of protection from two- to four-times the skin’s natural defense.
The Duke Antioxidant Patent Comes to Life
SkinCeuticals launches Serum 10 and Serum 15, the company’s first stabilized, pure L-ascorbic acid topical antioxidant products.
The Dawn of a New Era
SkinCeuticals is one of the first companies to partner with physicians to offer skincare products in their offices.

The Turning Point in Antioxidant Research
SkinCeuticals Founding Scientist Sheldon Pinnell, M.D. continues his pivotal research on topical antioxidants, leading to a breakthrough discovery and the creation of an entirely new skincare category.