2020 PRESS SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

Thank you for your interest in submitting press to be featured through DERMASCOPE Magazine. Please review our guidelines below for submitting press.

 

GENERAL GUIDELINES

  • General product press can be submitted through our online press submission platform. We will no longer be accepting general product press at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or any other e-mail address.
  • We have select print press departments open for submission. Guidelines for submitting for these departments can be found below.
  • We only accept professional products for the aesthetics industry. Consumer-only brands will not be approved. 
  • Tone and verbiage used in press submissions should be kept neutral, professional, and in the third person. Example: “Product by Company is formulated with all-natural ingredients and is rich in antioxidants and vitamin A. Boost collagen production, improve skin tone, and shrink pore-size in one easy application.”

 

ONLINE PRESS SUBMISSION

All professional companies can upload their individual product press releases and industry news press releases directly to our website for immediate online exposure.

 

General Product Press

Educate our readers on your brand and its leading products. To submit general product press, follow the steps below. Your press request will be sent to us for immediate review. Upon approval, your feature will be live on our website.

 

Industry News and Press Releases

Readers want to know what’s going on in the world of aesthetics. This online department keeps readers informed about new hires, awards, and celebrations within the industry. To submit a press release, follow the steps below. Your request will be sent to us for immediate review. Upon approval, your feature will be live on our website.

 

PRINT ADVERTORIALS

For pricing information for inclusion in our monthly print advertorials, please contact Becky Morris at 800-961-3777 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Below are guidelines for submitting for our print advertorials once placement is secured.

 

Best in the Biz

New in 2020, this print advertorial department puts top selling aestheticians in the spotlight in a one-page feature that highlights an aesthetician, their story, and the products that led to their success.

Materials Required

  1. Name and title of aesthetician as it should appear in print
  2. Name of company as it should appear in print
  3. Company website
  4. Aesthetician’s website
  5. 150-word writeup detailing the aesthetician and their success story
  6. 80-word writeup about the product(s)
  7. 2-3 high resolution images of the spa
  8. 1 high resolution image of the product(s)
  9. 1 high resolution headshot of the aesthetician

 

Put it Into Practice

Another new print department, this one-page advertorial follows our themed editorials and features professional products that the reader can use to put the knowledge gained from the editorials into practice.

Materials Required

  1. Company name as it should appear in print
  2. Product name
  3. Company website
  4. 40- to 60-word quote describing how the product addresses our editorial theme (ex. acne, hyperpigmentation, aging, etc.)
  5. Name and title of person quoted
  6. 1 high resolution headshot of person quoted
  7. 1 high resolution image of single product on a plain background (no objects or packaging)

 

Game Changers

A reader favorite, this one-page advertorial shines light on skin care ingredients and their benefits, followed by product press featuring the ingredients.

Materials Required

  1. Company name as it should appear in print
  2. Product name
  3. Company website and phone number
  4. 50- to 60-word writeup about product, including major ingredients.
  5. 1 high resolution image of single product on a plain background (no objects or packaging)

 

FREE PRESS PRINT DEPARTMENTS

To submit for one of our free press print sections, review the guidelines below and e-mail the required materials listed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please include in the subject line the department name for which you are submitting (Critical Collections or Skin Heroes).

 

Critical Collections

This press feature is a themed photoshoot that appears monthly in the magazine. The department is designed to assist professionals with the treatment and overall health of their clients’ skin. All available spots for submission are for professional products only and are featured based on their relativity to the monthly topic. For a full list of the monthly themes, please visit our editorial calendar: https://www.dermascope.com/images/pdf_files/EditorialCalendar.pdf.

Materials Required

  1. Company name as it should appear in print
  2. Product name
  3. Company website
  4. Full-size physical product mailed to our office

 

Skin Heroes (Advertisers Only)

With its crisp look and larger product images, this non-themed product press department provides companies an opportunity to bring added attention to one of their products. This section is available to current advertisers only.

Materials Required

  1. Company name as it should appear in print
  2. Product name
  3. Company website
  4. 40- to 60-word writeup on product
  5. 1 high resolution image of single product on a plain background (no objects or packaging)

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