Seeking products and technologies that contain a fast-moving, consumable product to treat, prevent and/or otherwise improve the symptoms of common skin conditions, including, but not limited to: acne, dermatitis, eczema, psoriasis, rosacea, sensitive

  • The Procter & Gamble Company
  • From United States
  • Responsive
  • Project Size Range : 50,000 - 250,000 €
  • Deadline completed
    The submission process for new proposals is closed. Proposals submitted before the deadline will follow the standard evaluation process.

Desired outcome

Healthy, clear skin is a key component to overall health, and can affect one's mental, emotional and physical well-being. When we're comfortable in our own skin, it boosts our self-esteem and confidence. For those that suffer from chronic skin conditions, the journey to clear skin can be long, difficult and expensive. People are often faced with the dilemma of choosing between products that are safe, but don't work well or dealing with the side effects of prescription medications and harsh chemicals. Looking to help consumers with chronic skin conditions live comfortably and confidently in their own skin.

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Details of the Innovation Need

We are looking for

  • Solutions treating or preventing important skin conditions and/or key symptoms
  • Topical or ingestible product forms
  • OTC drugs, cosmetics, supplements, medical foods, nutraceuticals, devices, or other regulatory classification that does not require a prescription
  • Meaningful and measurable efficacy
  • Early consumer or clinical studies
  • Confirmed human safety
  • Identified regulatory path with primary data needed for FDA approval
  • Clear point of disctinction versus current market alternatives

Ideal solution will

  • Have IP protection (granted or filed patent applications are preferred)
  • Be naturally based with scientific evidence – e.g. sourced from botanicals, food sources, traditional medicine, etc.
  • Have novel ingredient delivery approaches
  • Provide both acute and chronic benefits
  • Include a consumable product with demonstrated consumer appeal

Related Keywords

  • Applications for Health
  • Care, Hygiene, Beauty, Cosmetics
  • Medicine, Human Health
  • Pharmaceutical Products / Drugs
  • Food Additives/Ingredients/Functional Food
  • Medical/health
  • Medical Health related
  • Consumer related
  • Health food
  • Consumer Products
  • Health and beautty aids, Cosmetics
  • acne
  • psoriasis
  • dermatitis
  • skincare
  • eczema
  • rosacea

About The Procter & Gamble Company

An American multinational consumer goods corporation headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio. P&G was founded over 180 years ago as a simple soap and candle company. Today, we’re the world’s largest consumer goods company and home to iconic, trusted brands that make life a little bit easier in small but meaningful ways. We’ve spanned three centuries thanks to three simple ideas: leadership, innovation and citizenship.

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