Meet Dr. Kunin


Dr. Audrey Kunin is a board-certified dermatologist, author, clinician, educator, television personality, founder and Chief Creative Officer of DERMAdoctor.

A graduate of the Ohio State University, she went on to receive her M.D. at the Medical College of Ohio. During her dermatology residency at the Medical College of Virginia she served as Chief Resident. She has formerly served as Assistant Clinical Instructor of Dermatology at the University Of Kansas School Of Medicine.

Dr. Kunin believes consulting with a dermatologist should be convenient, informative and economical. Aware that in today's maze of health care such personal treatment is not always possible she moved her office on-line and was born in December of 1998. The website has garnered awards such as "Best of the Web" byU.S. News and World Report and In Style Magazine's "Smart Shopper's Guide”.

Understanding the needs and desires of today's skin savvy consumer comes easily to Dr. Audrey Kunin. After all, she is truly the dermatologist to the masses. Her skin health and beauty advice column, now a global phenomenon, is read by millions of devotees seeking no-nonsense advice and unprecedented access to the knowledge needed to achieve healthy, beautiful skin.

Believing that nature and medicine can work synergistically, Dr. Kunin has created many clinically proven, patent-pending formulations that target a number of overlooked yet common skin concerns. Beloved by celebrity and consumer clientele alike, they have received multiple awards from respected publications such as Health and Fitnessmagazines and been finalists in the CEW Beauty Awards, the “Academy Awards” of the beauty industry. In addition to her ongoing educational efforts, she currently oversees the development and expansion of the brand within the retail arena.

A national media favorite, Dr. Kunin is a frequent guest of The Dr. Oz Show as well as a blogger for She has also been featured on such varied programming as QVC, The Discovery Network’s Dr. Know, and Fox & Friends.

Dr. Kunin and her products have graced numerous publications including InStyle, W, More, Redbook, Glamour, Family Circle, InStyle, O The Oprah Magazine, Shape, Self, Fitness, Good Housekeeping, Cosmopolitan, Health, Allure, Elle, RealSimple, Lucky, Ladies Home Journal, People and People en Espanol, Prevention, Men's Health, New York Daily News, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, The Chicago Tribune, WebMD, Newsweek and U.S. News and World Report, The Today Show, E! and the Tyra Banks Show.

Dr. Kunin has been recognized throughout the business community with multiple awards including Kansas City Women Who Mean Business. She is further acknowledged as an ardent supporter of the importance of national historic preservation, receiving such coveted awards as from The Urban Land Institute.

Dr. Audrey Kunin is a proud partner of The Heart Truth campaign. She is also a heart attack survivor. DERMAdoctor Little Red Dress was created as a fund-raising initiative to educate women about the importance of living a heart healthy lifestyle.

Dr. Kunin has been published in peer-reviewed medical journals and authored several articles in consumer publications.

Dr. Kunin further shares her insights with her first book destined to be the comprehensive skin care guide, The DERMAdoctor Skinstruction Manual: The Smart Guide to Healthy, Beautiful Skin and Looking Good at Any Age, which furthers her mission of consumer education and empowerment.

She is also a featured contributor in the newly revised “Doctor's Book of Home Remedies” (Rodale Press) and in “Young For Life” (Oxmoor House Books), a book from the editors of Health magazine published in March of 2004; as well as a medical reviewer for Oxmoor House’s "The Women Doctors Guide to Health and Healing”

Dr. Kunin is married to her husband Jeff of 20 years and has two children, Matthew and Sophie. They reside in the Kansas City area.