This Week in Aesthetics: May 24-28

Katie Hobbins, Editor

This week in aesthetics, we highlight reports of several sunscreens containing benzene, talk with Valisure CEO about finding the carcinogen at its independent lab, and more.

This week in aesthetics, a recent test found various brands and batches of sunscreen products contained benzene, Valisure CEO David Light sits down with Aesthetic Authority discuss the reports' findings, and the most recent Cutaneous Connection podcast episode looks back at AAD VMX 2021.

BREAKING: Benzene Found in Several Sunscreens

A recent test found various brands and batches of sunscreen and after-sun care products contained benzene, a known human carcinogen.

Valisure CEO Speaks on Controversy of Benzene in Sunscreen

David Light, founder and CEO of Valisure, the independent lab that discovered the presence of a human carcinogen in multiple brands and batches of sunscreen, sits down with Aesthetic Authority discuss the reports' findings and the impact this news will have on the sun protection industry.

Recap: What Happened at ADD VMX 2021?

We take a look back at what happened at the American Academy of Dermatology Virtual Meeting Experience 2021 (AAD VMX 2021), including exclusive interviews with two KOLs about their presentations regarding climate change and new data on biologics for psoriasis.