Dermocosmetics Clinical Research

CIDP Clinical Research comprises a team of investigators, pharmacists, clinical trial managers, medical writers, and data managers. The team works closely with more than 100 health professionals specialised in different therapeutic areas. The geographical locations of our 5 centres in Brazil, India, Mauritius, Romania, and Singapore enable access to a wide panel of multi-ethnic volunteers and the ability to conduct multi-centric studies.



  • Patch tests : Single, HRIPT, phototoxicity, photosensitisation
  • Non-comedogenic test
  • Stinger test
  • Eye instillation
  • Use tests



  • Anti-acne/Anti-sebum
  • Anti-ageing (Elasticity/Firmness/Lifting, Anti under-eye bags and anti-hollow cheeks, Cell renewal, Anti-wrinkles)
  • Anti pollution studies
  • Anti Dark Circle/Anti Dark Spots
  • Astringent effect
  • Complexion homogeneity and complexion radiance
  • Moisturising effect
  • Rosacea
  • Whitening/tanning effect
  • In-vitro assessment of skin lightening on artificial skin (BSP#50)
  • Shaving irritations
  • Skin roughness
  • Anti-dimples/anti-stretch marks
  • Anti-perspirant
  • Sniff test
  • Exfoliating effect
  • Hair removing efficacy
  • Determination of the wound healing effect of your product
  • Skin barrier protection/skin barrier recovery and wound healing


  • Mascara
  • Skin foundation and powder
  • Lipstick
  • Make-up removal
  • Nail studies




In the field of photobiology, we offer a wide range of in vivo as well as in vitro tests that are performed in accordance with the latest guidelines by Cosmetics Europe (formerly COLIPA), International Standards (ISO guidelines) or FDA guidelines.

  • Very water resistance testing
  • Sun protection factor studies
  • UVA protection studies
  • Photosensitisation / Phototoxicity test

Our centres are equipped with the latest technologies for the realisation of clinical trials:

  • Biometrology: corneometer, sebumeter, tewameter, pH meter, mexameter, moisturemeter, elastimeter, amongst others
  • Photobiology: solar simulators – Multiport, ORIEL and Narrow-Band UVB lamp
  • Imaging: VISIA systems, 3D optical imaging (PRIMOS), Lightcam, Visioscan, Dermascan
  • Colorimetry: spectrocolorimeter, chromameter


Our state-of-art facilities are temperature and humidity controlled which allow us to conduct studies as per the required environmental conditions.