Personal care products
Founded in 1986 by Jane Wurwand, who controlled the company until 2007. Their skin care products are made exclusively in Southern California and sold in more than 80 countries.
| The Dermal Group Inc
owns 100% of Dermalogica Inc
This company uses microbeads in some of its personal care products. These particles are not retained by wastewater treatment so end up in the ocean. While microbeads aren't thought to be a health hazard to consumers, they are a threat to the marine environment.
[Source 2014][More on Oceans]
This company has been criticised for irresponsible advertising. In 2018 the UK Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) upheld complaints about a webpage on this company's website. The ASA concluded the ad breached the Code, and told told the company to remove the claims which referred to the treatment of acne and not to make medicinal claims for unlicensed products, in particular claims that stated or implied that their products could prevent or treat acne.
[Source 2018][More on Irresponsible Marketing]
Skin Deep is an online safety guide to cosmetics and personal care products and their potential hazards and health concerns, with over 69,000 products rated from 1 (low hazard) to 10 (high hazard).
[Source 2016][More on Product Safety]
The Dermalogica Foundation was formed in 1999 to nurture and support underserved women and girls looking to gain economic security for themselves and their families. In January 2011, Dermalogica launched FITE - Financial Independence for Women through Entrepreneurship - which aims to help a minimum of 25,000 women around the world to start or grow a business through microlending.
[Source 2013][More on Finance]
|The Dermal Group Inc|
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|Company Structure||Private company|
|Revenue||US$48 million in 2012|
|# Employees||400 in 2012|
|Address||Carson, California, USA|
Products / BrandsDermalogica
Dermalogica Skin Care