Barcelona, December 1st, 2021. Beauty Innovation Days, a formative and business-oriented congress for professionals in the cosmetics and personal care sector, will feature a masterclass by Prof. MD. Laurent Misery, a pioneering dermatologist in the field of neurocosmetics and sensitive skin.
Prof. MD. Laurent Misery, is professor of dermatology at the University of Western Brittany, head of the dermatology department at the University Hospital of Brest, director of the Laboratory of Neurosciences of Brest and president of the French Society of Dermatological Research. He is particularly interested in the relationship between the skin and the nervous system, from the biological (co-cultures between skin cells and neurons) to the clinical (pruritus, sensitive skin) or psychological point of view. He is founder and director of the Laboratory of Neurons-Keratinocytes Interactions (LINK) at the University of Brest and his team conducts translational research on itch, from fundamental (biological and physiological) to pathophysiological, clinical, psychological and therapeutic aspects.
Among Prof. Misery’s best known publications, “The neuronal skin or nerves nerfs a fleur de peau ” stands out, in which he demonstrated the direct connection between the psyche and the skin, due to their common origin. Involved in neuroimmunodermatology research, Laurent Misery is a reference in the investigation of the biological mechanisms between the cells of the nervous system and the skin.
This edition of Beauty Innovation Days will be held from February 21st to 25th, 2022, in a hybrid format. February 23 and 24 will be in person in Barcelona (without live streaming) and the rest of days will be in online format. A digital platform will enable to watch some online sessions and, in addition, to interconnect with attendees, speakers and exhibitors. This masterclass joins a complete program, in which experts from the entire value chain will participate.