Day 1 covers basic skin science and is designed to provide a basic introduction to the structure and function of skin, skin measurement methods and some basic effects of skin care products for those new to the skin care field. It will also serve as detailed introduction to prepare students to study more advanced topics in skin care science presented in the advanced skin science course, which is held the following day.
Day 2, advanced skin science, will cover topics in skin biochemistry, biophysics and molecular biology. It is assumed that the student will already have basic knowledge of biochemistry and skin structure, function and physiology. The goal of the course is to bring the student up-to-date on skin research of importance to the cosmetic industry.
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