In our labs and out in the field, we have assembled a team of highly respected doctors and scientists across the world to shape the future of our product development. With their input and expertise, we glean important insights into the latest scientific research and medical data on skin health.

Dr. Neal Kitchen


Dr. Kitchen leads the charge at HydroPeptide to truly understand how epigenetics can positively influence the skin’s expression patterns. Dr. Kitchen holds a PhD in Molecular Biology and has a research background in epigenetic regulation, cellular signaling responses, and aging mechanisms at the molecular level. He uses the principles behind epigenetics to help us create groundbreaking skincare formulas that impact cellular health.

Dr. Jamé Heskett


Dr. Heskett has spent her 24-year career focused on women’s health and longevity. She intimately understands the pursuit of well-being and preservation of youthful vitality. Dr. Heskett received her medical degree from The George Washington University and completed her postgraduate residency training at Swedish Medical Center in Seattle. There she spent additional years learning the practice of homeopathy and naturopathy, which she integrates into her practice today.

Dr. Joyce Imahiyerobo-Ip


Dr. Joyce Imahiyerobo-Ip (Dr. Ip) is the founder of Vibrant Dermatology. She is also the founder of Skin Bar MD, which is the state’s first facial bar focusing on dermatologist-designed customized facial treatments. As a Harvard-educated, ivy-league trained dermatologist Dr. Ip is committed to providing comprehensive, cutting-edge, compassionate care to patients of all ages and skin types. Her areas of expertise include injectable fillers, neuromodulators, laser treatments, chemical peels, acne, hair loss, pediatric dermatology, and ethnic skin concerns. She is also a medical journalist and media expert and has been a contributor to over 200 magazines including O magazine, Marie Claire, Dr. Oz’s The Good Life, In Shape, and Cosmopolitan. With over a decade of award-winning experience and specialized expertise in dermatology, Dr. Ip works closely with each patient to get to the root of their skin concerns.

Dr. Lauren Jamieson


Dr. Lauren is one of Scotland’s longest-established cosmetic doctors. While completing her medical degree at The University of Glasgow in 2005 and working in a number of specialities, she developed a thorough understanding of cosmetic medicine and a passion for aesthetics, skin health, and vitality, defining its importance in aging well. A member of the Primary Care Dermatology Society and certified clinical aesthetic trainer, Dr. Lauren provides advanced cosmetic treatments at her clinic in Glasgow and supports new practitioners in both Glasgow and London.