Biomechanical and Dynamic Expertise of the Skin since 1994 by IEC Group

23 September 2021

The exploration of cutaneous biomechanical properties has always been a subject of great interest for IEC for a better understanding of flexibility, firmness, elasticity and tonicity constants in cosmetic evaluation, in addition to a clinical expertise by tactile scoring:

  • 1994: Suction measurement, Cutometer® (C&K), Short podium communication IFSCC Cannes 1998: investigations on stretch marks, tensing, firming products.
  • 2007: Non-contact measurement, Dynaskin® (Orion/Eotech), Communication ISBS Lisboa 2016: immediate and long-term effects with illustration of skin deformations
  • 2018: Dynamic non-contact measurement, SkinFlex® (Orion TechnoLab), Engineering thesis with Orion, 2020. Compact device for multicenter and multiethnic studies in the 9 IEC global centers


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