Wednesday, 14 July 2004 07:44

About Us: DERMASCOPE Magazine

Rate this item
(6 votes)

Digital Magazine

DERMASCOPE Magazine has been educating skin care professionals for over 40 years. Established in 1972, DERMASCOPE was the first professional skin care journal published in the United States.

 

The product that we offer today has certainly come a long way from its humble beginnings. The 130 plus-page, full color, glossy magazine that we currently publish, originated as a four page, black and white newsletter. The newsletter was published quarterly until 1982, at which time it became a bi-monthly publication. The name was also changed at this time from The Aestheticians International Association Newsletter to DERMASCOPE Magazine. The name was selected in reference to the tool that aestheticians use to analyze a client’s skin.

 

Similarly, DERMASCOPE Magazine is an aesthetician’s tool with which to view and analyze the industry.

 

In 1991, the tag line “The Encyclopedia of Aesthetics” was added – and later modified to “The Encyclopedia of Aesthetics & Spa Therapy” – to encompass and reflect the growth and expansion of the skin care industry.

 

The leadership of DERMASCOPE changed hands in 1993, as William Strunk assumed the position of owner and publisher. Under Strunk’s leadership and guidance, DERMASCOPE has surpassed its already impressive historical success in terms of readership, quality, and advertising.

 

The number of issues published each year was increased in 1998 to eight times per year, and then again, only two short years later in 2000, when DERMASCOPE became a monthly publication. This 100 percent increase in issues was due in large part to the aggressive marketing that we have undertaken to increase our readership and the obligation that comes with it to meet those readers’ needs.

 

More important than all of the facts and figures, having been established during the infancy of the United States’ skin care industry, DERMASCOPE has played a significant role in the industry’s growth. The lives and careers of countless industry leaders, both past and present, are invariably intertwined with our own history, and our past issues continue to line the shelves of aestheticians’ offices worldwide. For that, we are undeniably proud look forward to improving for decades to come.

Additional Info

  • Web Exclusive: No
Read 93933 times Last modified on Tuesday, 10 April 2018 20:20

2 comments

  • Comment Link Thomas Nock Tuesday, 03 September 2013 16:30 posted by Thomas Nock

    Dear Sir or Madam;

    I'm looking for something a product that bring an even skin tone to my lips again. I had series of out breaks of fever blisters, they would happen back to back. The last outbreak once healed left my lips discolored. I'm looking for a product of therapy that would bring back the even skin tone.

    Thanks in advance for your reply.

  • Comment Link Laura M. Achilles Thursday, 18 April 2013 16:55 posted by Laura M. Achilles

    As an aesthetician for over 10 years Dermascope was recmmended by my employer at my spa that I work for. I was wondering as a professional are there any special discounts for subscribing to your magazine, I would appreciate any info available. Thank You.

Login to post comments

community

PG Portals Listing

  • glo Skin Beautyglo Skin BeautyDescription: THE FULL SPECTRUM OF SKINCARE & MAKEUP Your SKIN is as unique as your individual BEAUTY. Glo Skin Beauty provides a fully integrated line that starts with your cleanser and ends with your lipstick. Researched and developed with innovative, active i ...

SN Portals Listing

  • Beauty of HopeBeauty of HopeDescription: The Beauty of Hope is a Seattle based luxury brand that creates hand-crafted soy candles. Founded by Kristina Valiani. Dedicated to delivering the highest quality and ethical raw ingredients inspired by spa and wellness. In November of 2015 The Beauty o ...

Popular Press

  • 5 Ways to Exfoliate Skin
    5 Ways to Exfoliate Skin Exfoliation is an important process for maintaining healthy skin. Regularly using exfoliants removes dead skin cells from the epidermis. Exfoliation encourages rapid cell renewal, allowing for better product absorption into the skin. There are two major factors for choosing the…

EG Portals Listing

  • Eminence Organic Skin CareEminence Organic Skin CareDescription: Éminence Organic Skin Care provides effective, award-winning natural, organic and Biodynamic® skin care to leading spas worldwide. As pioneers of the organic skin care movement since 1958, Éminence combines more than half a century of herbal craft ...

Popular Articles

  • ROSACEA: Sufferers of Little Understood Disease May Soon Have New Treatment Options
    ROSACEA: Sufferers of Little Understood Disease May Soon Have New Treatment Options Rosacea is an elusive skin condition that is not well understood. Until now, there has been no guaranteed method to eradicate it. However, recent advancements could offer new treatment options for the condition. More than one in 20 American adults – approximately 16 million people – suffer from rosacea, but this common skin disease is often misdiagnosed as acne.1 As with acne, there is no…

Popular Blog