Science for healthy skin

The Heinz Maurer Award supports outstanding achievements in dermatological research in order to contribute to the continuous progress of dermatological research. In this way, the manufacturer of skin cleansing and care products, tailored to the skin's natural protective mantle with a pH value of 5.5, underscores its corporate motto "Science for healthy skin."

The Heinz Maurer Award is a highly respected institution: it has been promoting dermatological research since 1996. The initiator of the science award was the physician and entrepreneur Dr. med. Heinz Maurer, who died in 2016 and was the founder of Sebapharma GmbH & Co. KG, based in Boppard-Bad Salzig, Rhineland-Palatinate. He built Sebapharma, the company he founded and managed in 1967, into a global player.

The award honors scientific publications on the topic of skin surface - modulation of skin structure and function from the fields of clinical research and basic research.