First-of-its-kind Healthy Skin Dermatology Center launched by Clinique and Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai



Clinique has announced a first-of-its-kind partnership with the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, founding the Mount Sinai-Clinique Healthy Skin Dermatology Center. The Center will concentrate its research efforts on skin aging, allergies, and inflammatory conditions, and “the partnership will focus on applicable scientific discovery and leading-edge innovation to modernize allergy science to identify innovative solutions for these skin conditions,” shared Mount Sinai’s press release covering the announcement.

To learn more about the Mount Sinai-Clinique Healthy Skin Dermatology Center including the background behind the unique partnership, the Center’s short and long term goals for innovative research in the skin health space, and the anticipated impact of the Center’s research on the skin care product industry, CosmeticsDesign interviewed Michelle Freyre, President, Global Brands, Clinique and Origins, at The Estée Lauder Companies and Emma Guttman, MD, PhD, Waldman Professor of Dermatology and Immunology and Health System Chair of the Department of Dermatology, and Director of both the Center for Excellence in Eczema and the Laboratory for Inflammatory Skin Diseases at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai for their insights.

CDU: Can you provide some background about how the partnership between Mount Sinai and Clinique came to fruition?

Michelle Freyre (MF)​: The philanthropic partnership was inspired by a shared mission to deliver dermatological research that improves patients’ lives, to focus on applicable scientific discovery and cutting-edge innovation to modernize allergy science. Clinique was co-founded by Dr. Norman Orentreich and his children, Dr. Catherine Orentreich and Dr. David Orentreich, continue their father’s legacy for Clinique.



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