Cosmetotest Symposium on Preclinical and Clinical Testing for the Beauty industry – May 2022 – Lyon

26 April 2022

Cosmetotest Symposium

on Preclinical and Clinical Tests for Dermocosmetics

by Cosmet’in Lyon and Skinobs

24 & 25 May 2022 – ENS-LYON


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this 1st edition has welcomed : 250 attendees, 46 presentations and 30 exhibitors






24 May : Breaks at 10h20, 12h30 & 16h

25 May : Breaks at 9h50 & 12h40


We are glad to annouce Cosmetotest, the first Symposium dedicated to preclinical and clinical tests in dermocosmetics the 24 & 25 May 2022 at ENS Lyon.

This symposium, organized by Cosmet’in Lyon and Skinobs in partnership with the S.F.I.2.C and the D.I.I.P, and the support of the AURA-Region throught the CosmeBooste project, aims to enable cosmeticians from all over the world to:

  1. Make a technological and scientific point through academic and applied lectures and interact with attendees,
  2. Meet testing partners, exhibitors, CROs or instrumentation manufacturers,
  3. Participate in demonstrations of devices carried out by exhibitors.


PROGRAMME : Program Cosmetotest 24-25 May 2022



1st Session: Pollution – Inflammation – Allergies

  1. Inaugural conference: Overview of the roles of protection of the skin against the microparticles – Marc Vocanson, INSERM U1111-CIRI, Université Lyon 1
  2. Prevention of pollutants penetration evaluated on a living skin model – Valérie Cenizo, L’occitane.
  3. Inflammation models for acne treatment – Marisa Meloni, Francesca Rescigno, Elisa Caviola, VitroScreen.
  4. Skin model of pollutants penetration helps demonstrate the protective activity of a natural water Valérie Cenizo, L’Occitane


2nd Session: Sun and Pigmentation

  1. Inaugural conference: 21st Century advanced 3D cosmetics testing modelsColin McGuckin, CtiBiotech.
  2. 3D scalfold Free spheroids microtissue to mitigate biais in the in vitro evaluation of dermal elastic properties – Nicolas Bechetoille Gattefossé
  3. 3D pigmented models and solution for in vitro evaluation of dermocosmetics – Amélie Thepot,
  4. Overview of the solutions for the in-vitro UV evaluation – Sébastien Miksa, HelioScreen.
  5. Short talks [10 min]: PHENOCELL, CUTECH, SKINOBS, PIXIENCE


3rd Session: Test of the Content-Contenair Interaction

  1. Inaugural conference: A specific cosmetic toxicological risk management protocol consortium intended to evaluate cosmetic packaging/formula – Gilles Gauthier, Charlotte Thevenet.
  2. In-silico analysis for safety evaluation of dermocosmetics – Paul Thomas, Carole Charmeau, KREATiS.
  3. Biotests as useful tools to assess hazard of complex mixture from cosmetic packaging – Dijon, Isabelle Severin.
  4. Formulation of Pickering emulsions for the development of surfactant-free sunscreen creams Yves Chevalier, LAGEPP Université Lyon 1
  5. Short talks [10 min]: EXPERTOX, MICROFACTORY, PROMEGA





1st Session: Barrier Function of the Skin

  1. Inaugural conference, Skin biomarkers & barrier function* – INSERM (Marc Vaucanson)
  2. Different ways to quantify and visualize the dermocosmetics effects (LC-OCT, TEWL…)Agnès Lavoix , Dermatech-Complife Group.
  3. The contribution of the proteomics and metabolomics analysis to substantiate Claims on barrier function improvementIsabelle Metton, Phylogene
  4. Relation between formulation & measure of the barrier functionPascale Barlier, Cos&Co.
  5. Short talks [10 min]: RIVERD, PHD TRIALS, ZURKO RESEARCH…


2nd Session: Gloss and Radiance of the skin and the hair

  1. Inaugural conference: “Skin Radiance and Complexion”, what it means? Quantitative and Clinical Approaches* – JC Pittet,
  2. Skin complexion exploration « radiance, glow, transparence and other complexion secrets» – Elodie Prestat-Marquis, Newtone technologies.
  3. Brightness of the Hair through the analysis of its surface* – Jean-Jacques Servant, Eotech
  4. Short talks [10 min]: DATACAPT, DIA-STRON


3rd Session: Sensitive Skin

  1. Inaugural conference: Overview of the skin conditions of sensitive skin* – Pr Philippe Humbert,
  2. Skincare products for sensitive skin: how to evaluate in vivo?Anne Sirvent, Eurofins Cosmetics & Personal Care.
  3. How TouchyFinger© Technology makes it possible to study the sensitivity of skin mechanoreceptors: Merkel discs, Meissner, Ruffini and Pacini capsulesPr Hassan Zahouani, Ecole Centrale
  4. Quantification and visualization of skin sensitivity using Raster-Scanning Optoacoustic Mesoscopy – Charlene Reichl, iThera Medical
  5. Skin microbiota composition as a sensitive skin revelatorCatherine Zanchetta, Givaudan
  6. Short talks [10 min]: AYTON, MIRAVEX, IEC

* Titles of conference are not definitive

PROGRAMME : Program Cosmetotest 24-25 May 2022


Contact and Information

  • Consult the press release by clicking here
  • To register for the conferences for one or 2 days, please
  • To be exhibitor or sponsor, please contact Ophélie Rebillard at, phone: +33 07 88 17 00 14










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