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Biophysical methods


  • Wet and Dry Combing Force
  • Combing Out Force
  • Flexural Strength
  • Flexural Strength Hysteresis
  • Hair gloss panel-Test
  • Hair volume
  • Curl Retention
  • Long Lasting Hold
  • Assessment of colour protection on coloured hair tresses applying radiation or elution
  • Friction Force
  • Suppleness on Hair
  • Tensile strength on single hair fibers
  • Breaking force on single hair fibers
  • High Pressure differential Scanning Calorimetry
  • Assessment of heat damage
  • Atomic Force Microscopy


In-vivo methods

  • In vivo Tolerability tests for Hair Care, Hair Cleaning, and Hair Styling products
  • Consumer Test
  • Consumer Test to assess the scalp tolerability
  • Shaving studies
  • Anti-Dandruff
  • Hair Loss
  • Hair Growth
  • Epilation


  • Universal Testing Machine for Force Measurement
  • Tensile Tester and specific equipment
  • Hair Tress Length Measurements
  • Expert Panel Assessment
  • Image Analysis
  • Chromametry

Market segments

  • Hair-Shampoo
  • Hair-Conditioner
  • Colourisation
  • Hair-Styling
  • Hair-Dryer spray
  • Anti-Dandruff-Shampoo
  • Anti-Hair Loss
  • Hair Growth
  • Hair Removal Products

News and Events

Claim Support of Anti-Aging Hair Care Products

proDERM introduces study package to investigate Anti-Aging effects

Fully automated: detection of hair and evaluation of hair parameters

proDERM launches new method to support claims for hair removal products