The key dates to understand the growth and success of INNOAESTHETICS, a family company of four generations and over 120 years of experience in the medical aesthetic field.
ORIGIN OF THE LABORATORY
In 1898, Mr. Antonio Fita Trías Ph.D., the great grandfather of Fernando Bouffard Ph.D. (current INNOAESTHETICS CEO), opens the first pharmacy of the family.
EXPANSION OF THE FAMILY BUSINESS
The pharmacy grows and becomes one of the most important pharmacies in Barcelona.
CREATION OF THE LABORATORY
Thirty-six years later, Mr. Antoni Fita Ramírez Ph.D., who inherited the same passion as his father, expands ever more the family business.
PHARMACEUTICAL RECIPE BOOKLET
He creates a laboratory to develop personalized formulas for doctors who at that time did not find products in the market that meet the needs of their patients.
ACCELERATION OF THE GROWTH OF THE COMPANY
By the mid-20th century, Mr. Fernando Bouffard Vicente MD, member of the third generation, becomes the Medical Director of the Laboratory. His medical knowledge makes the laboratory stronger and more stable during a demanding period.
SPECIALIZATION IN THE DERMATOLOGICAL AND AESTHETIC MEDICINE FIELDS
Mr. Fernando Bouffard Fita Ph.D., the son of Mr. Fernando Bouffard Vicente MD, takes over the laboratory. After completing his pharmaceutical studies, Mr. Bouffard works with Doctor J.L Cisneros Vela, pioneer of cosmetic dermatology in Spain, with whom he learns and gains wide knowledge about the development of formulations and how to apply them in the dermatological field.
COMMITMENT TO INNOVATION
Mr. Fernando Bouffard Fita Ph.D. begins his work as a lecturer spreading his knowledge about cosmetic dermatology around the world. Is by then when he meets Mr. Víctor G. Guevara MD, the President of International Union of the Societies of Aesthetic Medicine (UIME) who will join the company soon after. This collaboration will lead the company to the research and development of many innovative treatments.
ANESTOP®: THE FIRST BEST-SELLER OF THE COMPANY
The emergence of new products, techniques and technologies (hyaluronic acids, botulinum toxins, lasers, etc.) creates new needs. The launch of ANESTOP®, the first topical anesthetic treatment on the market, leads the laboratory to a large success.
INTERNATIONALIZATION OF THE LABORATORY
After many years developing successful formulas for the dermo-cosmetics field under the supervision and guide of Doctor Cisneros, the laboratory decides to internationalize the brand Pro-Medic. The company gains international prestige thanks to products as Mediclean, Mediblock, I.C.P, Kelagel, Hylactive, Redevit A+C, C-Kaderm, among others.
FOUNDATION OF INNOSEARCH
The laboratory founds INNOSEARCH with the objective of researching and developing new formulas to cover new and international market needs.
PH FORMULA PROJECT
The laboratory develops a new project incorporating the concept of “chemical skin resurfacing” among other key products.
CREATION OF THE SKIN ACADEMY
Because continuing education is a major pillar of the laboratory, the company creates The Skin Academy to share its expertise, experience and to conduct tailored training worldwide, so professionals can enhance their knowledge and skills.
The laboratory unifies all the products lines that have been created from the beginning under the brand name of INNOAESTHETICS.
FOUNDATION OF EXPERTISSE
Creation of a company dedicated to manufacture dermatological and aesthetic medical treatments to third parties.
INNOAESTHETICS obtains the ISO 22716:2007 certification to manufacture cosmetic products and the ISO 13485 to design, manufacture and commercialize medical devices.
LAUNCH OF ME LINE® FIRST BRAND SPECIALIZING IN HYPERPIGMENTATION
The laboratory R&D department grows and develops new product lines, among them MELINE. The first and only brand in the market that offers depigmentation treatments especially formulated according to the type of hyperpigmentation, skin phototype and the part of the body affected.
INNOAESTHETICS is awarded with the certificate of compliance of good practice for cosmetics granted by the Spanish Ministry of health.
SMART GPS®: LEADING-EDGE TECHNOLOGY
The laboratory develops and registered an exclusive technology that transports and releases active molecules into specific group of cells where they have the maximum therapeutic effect.
EXPANSION OF THE LABORATORY PHARMACEUTICAL PLANT
Investment of 1 million euro in the latest technologies and pharmaceutical equipment to increase production capacity and competitiveness.
LAUNCH OF INNO-DERMA® EPIGEN
The laboratory launches an exclusive line formulated with epigenetic active ingredients that reverse the signs of ageing by regulating correct gene expression.
THE LABORATORY ORGANIZES ITS FIRST KEY OPINION LEADERS MEETING
An event that brings together all the international experts who collaborate with the laboratory to train thousands of specialists all around the world.