The high points of our 30 years of history: starting from the opening of Dr. Polla’s private practice, up to the rise of the second generation of Forever Institut.
From Dr. Polla’s opening of his dermatology practice to passing on Forever Institut to the next generation, learn about the key dates in our thirty-year history.
Dr. Polla opens his dermatology practice in Geneva; he is the first in his field to import and use laser technology in Europe, including pulsed laser light to treat children suffering from serious vascular damage.
Dr. Polla carries out collagen injections for the first time
Dr. Polla is appointed consultant and representative of the Candela Corporation
Dr. Polla carries out botulinum and hyaluronic acid injections for the first time
Dr. Polla co-founds the Swiss Society of Aesthetic Medicine (Société Suisse de Médecine Esthétique)
Dr. Polla creates Forever Laser Institut, the first centre offering aesthetic and laser hair-removal treatments in Switzerland
Dr. Polla formulates the first skin-care products under the Alchimie Forever brand
Forever develops aesthetic body treatments
The Alchimie Forever brand is rolled out in the United States under Ada Polla’s management
Forever becomes the first insitute in Switzerland to offer the fractional laser treatment, Fraxel Re:store®
The Institut expands by investing in more spacious and prestigious premises
Dr. Polla develops a cannula injection technique and invents Softlift Forever, using hyaluronic acid
Forever offers the first cryolipolysis in Switzerland
In partnership with the Swiss Stem Cell Foundation, Forever develops regenerative aesthetic medicine with the introduction of autologous stem cell injections
The next generation – the four Polla sisters – become owners of the Institut
First mediSPA to introduce the revolutionary PicoSure picosecond laser in Switzerland
Launch of Forever Boutique, first medical aesthetic concept-store, in Lausanne
We open a department of aesthetic gynecology and become an international training academy in this discipline