Research Services

I.  Dermatoxicology and Safety Testing


  • Maximization Test*
  • Maximization Test in Sensitive Skin Individuals*
  • Draize-Shelanski RIPT
  • Jordan Modified Draize Test



  • Phototoxicity Test
  • Photocontact Allergenicity Assay


  • Chamber-Scarification Test for Irritancy of Topicals and Wound Healing
  • Soap Chamber Irritation Test
  • 24 & 48 Hour Patch Test for Acute Skin Irritation
  • 7, 14, 21 Day Primary Cumulative Irritation Test


  • Comedogenicity Assay
  • Acnegenicity Assay


II.  Dermatopharmacology

Anti-Acne Agents

  • In-vivo quantification of P. acnes: a pre-clinical assessment of antimicrobial agents for potential benefits in acne.
  • Anti-Acne Effectiveness Assay: clinical evaluation lesion counts, inhibition of Proprionibacterium acnes (P. acnes). *


Anti-Inflammatory Agents

  • Vasoconstriction Assay (Stoughton-McKenzie): evaluation of topical steroid and anti-inflammatory



III.  Clinical Studies

  • Anti-aging
  • Anti-wrinkling
  • Dry Skin (Xerosis)
  • Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)
  • Acne
  • Rosacea
  • Lasers
  • Aesthetic Injectables

 *Developed first by our team