Sun and environment: Get connected, get protected
Research & Innovation

sun protection

Our commitment to better understanding of skin and hair diversity can be fully appreciated in photoprotection, and in various technological advances. Given the variations of environmental conditions, a personalized monitoring of environmental risks has also to be taken into account. Our goal is to bring to the consumer new technologies, like flexible sensors, for individualized connected environmental protection.

How? By bringing and sharing the expert knowledge within the science community, at the 23rd World Congress of Dermatology in Vancouver, Canada. L’Oréal Research & Innovation Symposium “Sun and environment: Get connected, Get protected” (June 9th, 2015)

Some new highlights will be delivered by:

Mark Shiver, Associate Professor of Anthropology and Genetics at Penn State University, State college, USA:  Evolutionary adaptation of the skin to the environment; 

Henry Lim, Department of Dermatology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan, USA: Effect of sunlight and pollution on the skin ;

Didier Candau, Senior Research Associate, L’Oréal Research & Innovation: An integrated strategy against environmental stress ;

Roozbeh Ghaffari, MIT Research Laboratory of Electronics, USA: Stretchable Bioelectronics for Continuous Characterization and Monitoring of Skin Health.

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