Dr. Renée A. Beach

Dermatologist, Toronto, ON

Renée A. Beach is a medical doctor (M.D.) with specialization in dermatology and a board-certified fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (F.R.C.P.C.). She established DermAtelier on Avenue with the goal of providing dermatologic expertise and excellence to patients of all skin types in a modern and comfortable setting.

Beach prides herself on having a direct, open communication style with her patients and an approach that prioritizes patient needs and therapeutic comfort. She enjoys working alongside patients to help minimize their medical dermatology issues and improve the health of their skin and ultimately, their quality of life. In her approach to cosmetic conditions, Dr. Beach is also collaborative and committed to enhancements and solutions that focus on evidence while achieving optimal, naturally beautiful aesthetic results.

4:30 PM – 5:00 PM L’Oreal CeraVe Open Presentation

Friday APR 8, 2022

Skin Barrier Differences in Various Racial/Ethnic Canadian Populations - A Consensus

The Canadian population is diverse with a growing multicultural population. Currently, there are persistent disparities in the care and treatment of skin conditions across different ethnic groups. We will present the first consensus statements on skin barrier differences in various racial/ethnic Canadian populations from the country’s leading ethnodermatology experts. Furthermore, this symposium will review and discuss the benefits of ceramide-containing skin care in diverse populations. Finally, there will be a discussion on next steps and future directions to consider in order to champion and improve equitable dermatological for care for all.


Session Objectives:

  • Present 5 statements of the consensus from Canada’s leading ethnodermatology experts addressing skin barrier differences in various racial/ethnic Canadian populations
  • Discuss the relevance of skincare containing ceramides (cleansers and moisturizers) in various racial/ethnic Canadian populations
  • Explore next steps and future directions to champion equitable dermatological care for all