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about the international dermal institute

Providing postgraduate skincare education for 40+ years, The International Dermal Institute (IDI) brings a global perspective to redefine professional excellence and advance careers. At IDI, everything we do is backed by more than 40 years of research and development. We train more than 100,000 skin therapists per year. Our award-winning curriculum keeps you motivated and is always evolving to bring you the latest research and findings on everything skin from our very own skin experts and leaders in the industry from around the globe.

upcoming webinars

60-minute online webinars via Zoom

living skin podcast

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about the founder

Founded by Jane Wurwand, tenured skin therapist in 1983, IDI is the international gold-standard for postgraduate skin and body therapy training. Elevate your skills and success with the most challenging and rewarding curriculum available, and train with Dermalogica’s professional-grade products for maximum efficacy.

Join the global community of skin care professionals who have found their “home” at IDI and discover limitless personal and professional possibilities.

research + development

The International Dermal Institute is at the forefront of research and development of skin treatments and techniques worldwide. IDI is also responsible for the ingredient research and product development behind the Dermalogica skin care line of professional and retail products.

In the same manner in which our classes extract the latest information from a breadth of sources, every Dermalogica product must meet The International Dermal Institute’s exacting standards of ingredient formulation and product development before landing in your treatment room and on the shelf.