Dermatologist, Melanye Maclin, M.D., aka “Dr Mac”, and a graduate of Howard University, founded Innovative Hair Technology, Inc. in September 1999 based in Maryland. She created the research and product development company through determination based on her early childhood medical interest in hair and skin. Dr. Maclin has successfully developed the all-natural supplements, ‘BellaNutri’ for Women(2004) and ‘BeauNutri’ for Men (2008) that benefit hair and skin from an internal nutritional perspective. She has also helped to launch L’Oreal Garnier Fructis ‘Triple Nutrition’ hair products in 2009.
To date, millions of people across the country have become firm believers and supporters of Dr. Maclin and her products. In addition to Dr. Maclin’s research and development capabilities, her passion is to nationally educate the masses on various hair and skin issues. Within the first year of business, Dr. Maclin was selected to be the Medical Director of HYPE HAIR and Braids & Beauty which she continues along with an “Ask Dr Maclin” monthly editorial. She also provides articles for Jamie Foster-Brown’s Sister 2 Sister and Beauty Times Korean publications.
Dr. Maclin has contributed to the former, Try It Yourself Hair and Ultimate Weaves & Hair Extensions. For those readers that may not be able to get to a dermatologist, she offers toll-free numbers to personally answer questions and suggest products from drugstore. As a result, a fascinating buzz was stimulated within Dr. Maclin’s first year quickly branding her as the ‘over-the-counter’ expert dermatologist. She was featured on a national FOX news health segment, ABC news, Elle, Harpers Bazaar, Mademoiselle, Redbook, Health, Launch Pad, Black Elegance, Jolie by Vivica Fox, Washington Weddings and People En Espanol.
This pretty in pink Powerhouse Celebrity Dermatologist from The Steve Harvey Morning Show continues to make her mark, & her mission is beyond traditional dermatology…
Dr. Maclin’s launch into radio began in June 2007 when she was offered to be the resident
Dermatologist for the nationally syndicated radio show, ‘The Steve Harvey Morning Show’.
Her radio experience expanded in November 2007 with “The Dr. Maclin Show On Call” airing on Radio One-WOL in DC market for one year. Dr. Maclin has been the guest Dermatologist for the nationally syndicated radio show, ‘The Russ Parr Morning Show’ and continues to be a voice on WKYS/93.9FM and WERQ/92.3 FM in DC, Maryland and Virginia markets.
To date, Dr. Maclin continues to provide ongoing research and development for hair or skin products, offer BellaNutri & BeauNutri supplements, toll-free guidance along with sharing hair and skin education for multi-media outlets.