Beiersdorf Investing in App-Based Dermatological Diagnosis
German skincare company Beiersdorf is investing in the Düsseldorf-based start-up Dermanostic that offers app-based dermatological diagnosis.
The service can be booked around the clock irrespective of location. According to the companies, the diagnoses are performed by experienced dermatologists within 24 hours once the patients have uploaded three photos and filled out a medical history questionnaire. In less serious cases in particular, the app is said to eliminate the need for a patient to visit a dermatological practice and reportedly can provide fast solutions for an individual skin problem, for example by sending a prescription. Further information …