Consumer benefitsThe 'Dermatologically Accredited' mark is an independent assurance that products have met a standardised set of skin safety requirements that are not set by the manufacturer or brand, but which have been agreed upon by leading international dermatologists and skin scientists.
How does this benefit me?
It helps you identify products that have been verified as skin safe by independent dermatologists.
It guarantees you that the science behind a product is thorough and that any claims are based on scientific evidence.
It demonstrates that a product has met, or even surpassed, local and international regulatory standards.
It gives you the peace of mind that a product doesn’t harm the environment at any stage in its development, manufacture or disposal.
Who are the
Skin Health Alliance?
The Skin Health Alliance is an independent not-for-profit organisation working together with international dermatologists, scientists and industry with a common interest in the promotion of healthy skin.
The Skin Health Alliance awards professional accreditation to companies, services and brands seeking specialist independent dermatological recognition for their product research.
Surplus income derived from the Skin Health Alliance’s activities is donated to registered charities and causes around the globe supporting skin disease and skin cancer research.
Frequently asked questions
Which charities do we support?
- British Skin Foundation
- International Foundation of Dermatology
- European Society for Pediatric Dermatology