Moving visualization of the medical specialty with a focus on skin and the treatment of skin diseases and disorders.

Skin Animation Video

Skin is the largest organ in the human and we’ve animated and explained a significant number of skin conditions and treatments; 3D medical video for acne care, and medical device animation for laser treatments,  cosmetic surgery, and everything in-between. We can help your medical device marketing for your cosmetic product, explain Botox® injections, dermabrasion, and noninvasive energy devices. Ghost Productions can craft medical illustrations to explain how medications treat skin conditions or fully animated explanations to help increase patient understanding or assure proper training of practitioners and medical providers. A fully interactive eLearning program can be accessed from anywhere around the globe to help sales representatives adhere to guidelines and regulations. 

Among others, dermatological animation helps the following people:






Wound Care Animation Case Study

Dermatology Animation Case Study: Extracellular Matrix Animation for Hollister Wound Care

MISSION: Create a visually compelling representation of a native ECM that is degraded from the inflammatory cycle. Then show the effect of using the Endoform ECM bandage to interrupt the inflammatory cycle and help a chronic wound heal.

SOLUTION: Initial production focused on solving one of Hollister’s main education challenges, to help comprehend the details of the inflammatory cycle; Establish the stages of the cycle, explaining the roll of the matrix metalloproteinase (MMP) proteins. Then we wanted to show how the Endoform sacrificial extracellular matrix (ECM) helps draw away MMP’s, allowing the wound to retain new collagen fibers in the native ECM and help heal a chronic wound.

Inflammatory cycle animation Chronic wound animation

We met with a number of specialists to discuss how best to portray the collagen fibers and MMP’s. We settled on the triple coiled version in the final piece. We built a number of dynamic systems but found that a simple wire deformer and solid animation worked best. The modeling of the native ECM was also an interesting challenge. Our Maya Rigger, Jake Knight, developed a creative spline randomizer that we still use in our current animation pipeline.

We went on to produce a few versions of this animation for Hollister showing the wound granulating and a time-lapse showing the wound healing process over a couple weeks. The Endoform is a very effective answer to healing chronic wounds. We’re glad to have contributed to their marketing and education process and wish them the best in the future. The full version of the animation can be seen at their Endoform webpage:

COMPLETED: February, 2013

BUDGET: ≈ $30,000-$35,000

Ghost Production Animations for Wound Healing, Cosmetics, and Skin Therapy

At Ghost Productions, we’re committed to creating unique, compelling content for each of our clients to help them succeed in their medical field. We want you to have the final product you envision when it comes to your animations. No matter your application for our dermatology animations, you’ll find we’re able to provide the perfect solution.

We work to build ongoing relationships with our clients by providing:

  • – Free estimates and proposals
  • – Artistic styles that excite audiences
  • – Relatable, animated characters to enhance the material
  • – Compelling narratives when appropriate
  • – Streamlined review tools that allow clients to provide input during production
  • – A willingness to work with clients and incorporate their feedback
  • – An ability to work efficiently and meet tight deadlines
  • – Animations you can pull dermatology illustrations from
  • – Innovative technology for high-quality animation


We’ve been among the top medical animation studios for many years and have been hired by the top names in cosmetics, plastic surgery, and dermatology medicine to market their products — we look forward to helping you, too. Contact Ghost Productions right away to get started on your next dermatology illustration or 3D skin animation!

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