8:00 am Morning Coffee

8:50 am Chairperson Opening Remarks

Exploring How Pre/Pro/Post Biotics Can Be Optimized to Improve Skin Health

9:00 am Engineering the Aging Skin Microbiome

  • Peter Larson PhD Candidate (Oh Lab), The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine

9:30 am Developing a New Paradigm For the Skin

10:00 am Understanding how Prebiotic, Probiotic & Postbiotic Skin Care Can Control Skin & Systemic Inflammation

10:30 am Speed Networking & Morning Refreshments

11:00 am Exploring Probiotics on the Skin Microbiome

Navigating the Regulatory & Legal Landscape of the Skin Microbiome

11:30 am Understanding the Manufacturing Requirements for Cosmetic Products

12:00 pm Assessing Claim Substantiation: Regulatory & Legal Perspective

12:30 pm Panel Discussion: Understanding the Route to Approval

1:00 pm Networking Lunch

Exploring the Gut-Skin Axis

2:00 pm Achieving Intellectual Property on a Product That Modulates the Skin Microbiome

Exploring the Gut-Skin Axis

2:30 pm Understanding the Key to Health Skin Is In the Gut


• Gut microbiome plays an important role in skin health
• Describe our systems biology platform that focuses on diet-based modulation of gut microbiome
• Find skin health partners with complementary approaches to ours to bring a holistic solution to the customer

3:00 pm The Skin & Gut Microbiome & It’s Role in Common Dermatological Conditions

  • Raja Sivamani Associate Adjunct Professor, Dermatology, UC Davis

The Borderline Between a Therapeutic & a Cosmetic

3:30 pm Panel Discussion – The Borderline Between Therapy & Cosmetics

4:00 pm Chairperson’s Closing Remarks

4:05 pm Close of 3rd Microbiome Movement – Skin Health & Dermatology Summit 2020