Cosmetology Expert Witnesses

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Cosmetology expert witnesses practice in a variety of fields, including hair care, skin care, nail care, makeup application, and beauty salon management. Some of the most common specialties among cosmetology expert witnesses also include hair color and texture, skincare treatments, manicure and pedicure procedures, cosmetic product safety, and salon safety standards. They have provided opinions on the effects of improper hair treatment, allergic reactions to beauty products, injuries from beauty treatments, professional negligence in salons, and health and safety regulations in the beauty industry.

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Surgical Laser & Aesthetic Laser Technician Expert Witness | ArizonaView profile


Surgical Laser & Aesthetic Laser Technician Expert Witness | Arizona

With 25+ years of experience working with medical and aesthetic lasers, this expert is the Chief Technology Officer of a renowned surgical and aesthetic laser distribution company specializing in product sales, service and education. He is a certified Laser Safety Officer and earned his degree in Laser Technologies from the Albuquerque Technical Institute. In the course of his business ventures...

Product Formulation Patent Infringement Expert Witness | New YorkView profile


Product Formulation Patent Infringement Expert Witness | New York

This well-credentialed expert earned his B.S. in Pharmacy from Columbia University, an M.S. in Pharmacy from the University of Iowa, and a Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Chemistry from the University of Iowa. He has extensive experience in cosmetics development, including positions at Johnson & Johnson, Avon Products, and DeLaire Inc. From 1993 until 2001, the expert was the Senior Director of Research...

Salon Expert Witness | CaliforniaView profile


Salon Expert Witness | California

This highly qualified expert has 30 years of experience in the cosmetology industry. She is a licensed cosmetologist and educator and is certified in cosmetology, advanced haircutting techniques, hair extensions, and hair coloring. Formerly, she was a master stylist and advanced colorist at The Cut Above Salon, the owner, creative director and stylist at Maximum Salon and Studio, and the lead...

Cosmetology Expert Witness FAQs

What is the role of a cosmetology expert witness in legal proceedings?

A cosmetology expert witness provides specialized knowledge on beauty industry standards, procedures, and safety protocols. They can offer critical insights in cases involving personal injury, malpractice, or product liability.

What types of cases might require a cosmetology expert witness?

Cases that may require a cosmetology expert include those involving hair or skin damage from products or services, disputes over professional licensing, or allegations of negligence or malpractice.

Can a cosmetology expert witness provide testimony on different subspecialties within the field?

Yes, a cosmetology expert can testify on various subspecialties such as hair styling, skincare, nail care, makeup application, and even salon management and safety regulations.

How can a cosmetology expert witness help in a case involving chemical burns from a hair treatment?

The expert can evaluate the procedure used, the chemicals involved, and whether the salon adhered to industry safety standards. Their testimony can establish if negligence occurred.

Why is it important to hire a cosmetology expert witness with current industry experience?

An expert with current experience will have up-to-date knowledge of industry trends, techniques, and safety protocols. This ensures their testimony reflects current best practices.

How does Expert Institute select its Cosmetology expert witnesses?

Expert Institute offers a personalized approach to help you find the highest quality experts. We source actively-practicing professionals who match all your requirements for specialty areas, work experience, litigation history, fee range, certifications, location, and more.

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