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Vivant Skin Care Co-founder James E. Fulton, MD, Loses Colon Cancer Battle

Posted: July 10, 2013
James Edwin Fulton, Jr., MD, PhD

James Edwin Fulton, Jr., MD, PhD (1940-2013)

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He is survived by wife Sara Fulton, brother Andy Fulton, daughter Susan Fulton-Arregui, son-in-law Richard Arregui, son James E. Fulton, III, daughter-in-law Isabelle Baranda-Fulton, daughter Kelly Fulton-Kendrick, son-in-law John J. Kendrick, III, son George J. Fulton, daughter-in-law Alexandra Hodges-Fulton, nine grandchildren and the 1000s of acne patients in whose lives he made a clear difference.

In lieu of flowers, the Fulton family is asking for donations to be made to the Dr. Robert Hsia Memorial Fund, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Department of Dermatology, 1600 NW 10th Ave., Suite 2023-A, Miami, FL 33136. An open memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at the St. Stephens Church, 2750 McFarland Rd, Coconut Grove, FL 33133. Those who wish to share their thoughts about Fulton are encouraged to do so as a comment on the obituary blog post located here.

About Vivant Pharmaceuticals, LLC
A family-owned company featuring the Vivant Skin Care and Maxilip brands, VP has 40+ years' experience in the research and formulation of high-quality, corrective and preventative skin care products. The company began selling to the retail market in August 2011 after having been an exclusively wholesale business since 1990. Prior to this, their products were successfully sold through doctors' offices and medical spas. The Vivant research and development team, led for decades by the late author and noted speaker Dr. Fulton, created a powerful and cost-effective line of skin care products. In addition to growth in the wholesale sector, Vivant is now actively pursuing additional retail and international opportunities.

Fulton's full obituary can be read here.