The Story of SkinMedica®

Our founders began a revolution in skin health that continues to fuel the scientific research, innovation, and transformative results for which SkinMedica® is known.

Results Rooted in Science

SkinMedica® uses scientifically proven ingredients to formulate advanced skin care products. Our patients’ results speak for themselves.

Looking Forward

You can’t go back in time, but SkinMedica® will continue to develop products that work with your skin to correct the signs of aging. Our science is complex, but the results are simple.

TNS Essential Serum®

This all-in-one skin rejuvenating treatment delivers a unique combination of our renowned growth factor formula to stimulate repair of damaged skin. These results are backed by more clinical studies than any other topical cosmetic growth factor on the market today.

Baseline vs. 1 Month, Female, Age 47

 
 
 
Baseline vs. 1 Month, Female, Age 51

 
 
 

Unretouched photographs of subjets at baseline and after twice-daily use of TNS Essential Serum®. Individual results may vary. Data on file at SkinMedica. *Atkin DH, Trookman NS, Rizer RL, Schreck LE, Ho ET, Gotz V, Ford RO, Mehta RC. J Cosmet Laser Ther. 2010 Feb;12(1):14-20.

TNS Recovery Complex

A revolution in age defense products, we created the first topical growth factor solution with our patented Tissue Nutrient Solution (TNS).

Baseline vs. 6 Month, Female, Age 60

 
 
Unretouched photographs of subject at baseline and after twice-daily use of TNS Recovery Complex®. Individual results may vary. Fitzpatrick RE. Treatment of photodamaged and aging skin with a unique cream: 3 case reports. Cosmetic Dermatology. Sep 2004;17(9):591-596.
Baseline vs. 6 months, Female, Age 51

 
 
Unretouched photographs of subject at baseline and after twice-daily use of TNS Recovery Complex®. Individual results may vary. Mehta RC, Smith SR, Grove GL, et al. Reduction in facial photodamage by a topical growth factor product. J Drugs Dermatol. 2008;7864-871.
 

HA5 Rejuvenating Hydrator

HA5 introduces a new chapter in skin hydration through a proprietary mix of five hyaluronic acids forms. Powered by SkinMedica’s exclusive VITISENSCE Technology that harnesses potent antioxidants, HA5 Rejuvenating Hydrator provides immediate smoothing in the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, and supports the skin’s natural ability to replenish its own hyaluronic acid (HA) for overall skin health.

Baseline vs. 15 Minutes, Male, Age 63

 
 
Baseline vs. 8 Weeks, Female, Age 50

 
 
 
Unretouched photos taken with parallel-polarized lighting. Individual results may vary. For 15-Minute results, product was left on subject’s face. For 8-Week resluts, no product on subjec’ts face. Data on file at SkinMedica®.

Lytera 2.0® Pigment Correcting Serum

Lytera® 2.0 is an advanced Pigment Correcting Serum, formulated to address the appearance of stubborn skin discoloration – regardless of where or why it starts.

Baseline vs. 2 Weeks, Female, African-American, Age 40

 
 
Unretouched photos. Individual results may vary. Data on file at SkinMedica®.
Fitzpatrick Scale V & VI
Baseline vs. 4 Weeks, Female, African-American, Age 47

 
 
Unretouched photos. Individual results may vary. Data on file at SkinMedica®.
Fitzpatrick Scale VI & V
Baseline vs. 8 Weeks, Female, Asian-American, Age 48

 
 
Unretouched photos. Individual results may vary. Data on file at SkinMedica®.
Fitzpatrick Scale II & III
Baseline vs. 12 Weeks, Female, Hispanic-American, Age 54

 
 
Unretouched photos. Individual results may vary. Data on file at SkinMedica®.
Fitzpatrick Scale I & II

Lytera® Skin Brightening Complex

Using a proprietary blend of ingredients without hydroquinone, Lytera reduces the appearance of dark spots that contribute to hyperpigmentation, revealing brighter, more luminous skin.

Baseline vs. 4 weeks, Female, Age 46

 
Baseline vs. 12 weeks, Female, Age 35

 
 
Unretouched photographs taken with cross-polarized lighting of subject at baseline and after twice-daily use of Lytera® Skin Brightening Complex. Individual results may vary. Data on file at SkinMedica. *Makino ET, Herndon JH, Sigler ML, et.al. J Drug Dermatol. Mar 2013; 12(3): s21-s26

Total Defense + Repair

This rejuvenating superscreen harnesses SOL-IR Advanced Antioxidant Complex to provide comprehensive protection beyond UVA/UVB rays, while supporting your skin’s ability to restore itself.

Baseline vs. 4 Weeks, Female, Age 48

 
 
 
Baseline vs. 12 Weeks, Female, Age 63

 
Unretouched photographs taken with standard lighting. Subject used Total Defense + Repair SPF 34. Individual results may vary. *Data on file at SkinMedica®

Exponentially Smooth

Introducing a new chapter in skin hydration with HA5.

Uncover What Your Skin Needs

Our commitment to your skin starts with in-depth research.