Neelam Muizzuddin, PhD, operates a consulting company that offers skin clinical research designing, testing, data mining, and training, as well as preparing manuscripts for publication. Muizzuddin has worked in the cosmetic industry for over 3 decades as a clinical research scientist. She has extensive expertise in managing GCP-compliant clinical studies pertaining to safety and efficacy of topical materials and is proficient in using skin bioengineering instrumentations for skin Muizzuddin Neelam is a serious student of the skin microbiome. She has several publications as book chapters, patents, and papers in peer-reviewed journals. She is president of Skin Clinical Research Consultants, LLC, and adjunct professor at SUNY Stony Brook.