DIOR SCIENCE AT THE FOREFRONT OF BEAUTY

  • 400 Dior researchers analyze the latest medical findings to translate them into use in cosmetics. Motivated by innovation and performance, they enpower 25 areas of expertise, including biophysics, biochemistry, microbiology, molecular biology, cell culture and even tissue imaging.

A NETWORK OF INTERCONNECTED EXPERTS AROUND THE WORLD

  • Helios, one of the largest European cosmetic research units, is at the heart of Dior research. Based in France in Saint-Jean de Braye, Helios is also connected to three innovation centers in Asia: Tokyo, Shanghai and Seoul, whose objective is to analyze the specificities of Asian skin in order to offer the best skincare solutions.

CUTTING-EDGE PARTNERSHIPS WITH THE INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC COMMUNITY SINCE 1986

  • Dior research develops partnerships with the most reputable research institutions in the world, such as Stanford or the Université Pierre et Marie Curie. These partnerships take concrete form through high-level joint publications in scholarly journals of international renown, such as Nature or Scientific American, and through presentations of their major discoveries during international scientific congresses

DIOR SCIENTIFIC DISCOVERIES

  • Dior researchers explore numerous scientific domains to push skincare boundaries:

    1. The importance of epidermal mother cells for skin's youthfulness and vitality
    2. Anticip'aging and neutralizing skin micro-inflammations
    3. Skin micro-nutrition and superfood active ingredients
    4. Epigenetics that protects genes from environmental impact
    5. Proteasomes that protect cells from pollution
    6. Aquaporins responsible for in-depth hydration
    7. The skin flora key