Mumbai, 18th October 2016: A pioneer in skincare innovation, The Pond’s Institute today, unveiled its proprietary science and technology breakthroughs created to solve skin problems of today and tomorrow. Dr. Shuliang Zhang, Sr. Principal Scientist, and Global Clinical Leader for Skin Care, Unilever presented a deep dive into the Pond’s Institute which is globally, a network of 700 scientists. He spoke about how the brand analyzes evolving skincare needs, uncovers insights on the existing skincare concerns and designs molecules to deliver superior results.
The event also hosted Prabha Narasimhan, Vice President Skincare – India, Unilever, expert dermatologist Dr. Aparna Santhanam and brand ambassadors Ileana D’cruz and Amy Jackson.
A specially designed daylong event recreated The Pond’s Institute in Mumbai with virtual zones demonstrating the science behind skincare innovations. Pond’s latest innovation – the ‘My Skin Advisor’ web- application was unveiled at The Pond’s Institute. This web app is designed to provide in-depth skin analysis using the facial recognition technology and recommend a skincare regime tailored to the skincare needs of the consumers on the go!
At the event, Pond’s unveiled a breakthrough innovation in face cleansing – Pond’s Pimple Clear Face Wash. Formulated with pimple-fighting Active Thymo-T Formula, this face wash is clinically proven to help clear pimples in just three days to give beautifully smooth, clearer skin on the outside. Leading actor and model, Amy Jackson, the face of Pond’s Pimple Clear Face Wash, was present to unveil the product and talk about this exciting solution to pimples.
Dr. Shuliang Zhang, Senior Principal Scientist, and Global Clinical Leader for Skin Care who spoke about the latest innovations at the event said, “It’s a pleasure to visit a diverse country like India and share our latest breakthroughs tailored for our Pond’s consumers here. With our strong scientific research and technology credentials we continue to stay committed to our mission of future proofing skin with the My Skin Advisor technology as well the launch of our breakthrough formula with Pond’s Pimple Clear Facewash.”
Pond’s brand ambassador and popular Bollywood actress Ileana D’Cruz unveiled the ‘My Skin Advisor’ technology as she spoke about her journey with Pond’s. Ileana demonstrated the software and showed how she uses this technology to be her own skincare expert.
“It gives me immense pleasure to be associated with Pond’s, one of the world’s oldest and most trusted skincare brands. It’s a brand that has pioneered skincare innovation and has strongly influenced daily skincare regimes of women across age groups, including myself. I am very happy and excited to be a part of this event, it’s proven to be an amazing platform to learn about skincare,” said Pond’s ambassador, Ileana D’Cruz