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Research & Reviews  381 results

Clinical, Dermoscopic and Histopathologic evaluation of Vitamin C versus PRP, with micr...
Dermatologic Therapy; Abdel-Rahman AT, Abdel-Hakeem FG et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2021 - Melasma is a common esthetic problem affecting the face with a lot of risk factors being incriminated. Although several treatment options are available, none of them is satisfactory. This split face prospective study aimed to compare the efficacy ...

Safety and efficacy of mesotherapy in the treatment of melasma: A review article.
Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology; Khalili M, Amiri R et. al.

Dec 1st, 2021 - Mesotherapy is a popular novel therapeutic modality that is defined as intradermal or subcutaneous microinjection of pharmaceutical compounds. Although this novel treatment method is used commonly in aesthetic dermatology, there is little informat...

Lasers, Lights, and Compounds for Melasma in Aesthetics.
Clinics in Dermatology; Kamal K, Heitmiller K et. al.

Nov 29th, 2021 - Melasma is a chronic and relapsing skin condition. Although melasma is usually asymptomatic, it can be associated with immense psychosocial stress and greatly impact a patient's quality of life. Over the years, many different treatments have been ...

Cysteamine as a topical management option for melasma.
Clinical and Experimental Dermatology; Hira SK, Nalluri R

Nov 25th, 2021 - Cysteamine as a topical management option for melasma.|2021|Hira SK,Nalluri R,|

Treating melasma with the 1064 nm Nd:YAG laser with a 650-microsecond pulse duration: A...
Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology; Greywal T, Ortiz A

Nov 12th, 2021 - The effective treatment of melasma remains a challenge that necessitates a multifaceted approach that includes strict sun protection, bleaching creams, chemical peels, and laser therapy. The 1064 nm Nd:YAG laser with a 650-microsecond pulse durati...

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Drugs  40 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  32 results

Sample Collection Study to Assess Prevalence of Gene Mutations: Establishing Population Norms

Oct 15th, 2021 - This is a multi-center, sample collection study to quantitatively assess the presence of gene mutations in subject's skin collected non-invasively. Subjects who consult with a dermatologist or other clinicians will be approached for participation ...

Oral Superoxide Dismutase (GLISODin) to Decrease Melasma Severity.

Sep 14th, 2021 - Oxidative stress has been reported to play a role in melasma pathophysiology. The objective of the study is to compare oral superoxide dismutase (GLISODin) to placebo, in combination to sunscreen to decrease melasma severity.

Physiologic Change of Posterior Ocular Segment During Pregnancy

Jun 30th, 2021 - Ocular anterior segment changes during pregnancy are the followings Melanogenesis of eyelid and facial skin -> melasma Cellular alteration of lacrimal and meibomian gland -> dry eye symptoms Increased corneal thickness and corneal curvature -> con...

Deep Learning on 3D Cellular-resolution Tomogram

May 10th, 2021 - Introduction Optical coherent tomography (OCT) technology has been widely used in medical practice, such as ophthalmology. The application in dermatology is slowly progressed until the marked improvement of resolution recently. One of the newly de...

Photoprotection Efficacy With Sunscreen Formulas Containing the Cyclic Merocyanine Long-UVA Absorber MCE Under UV Day Light Exposure

Apr 30th, 2021 - The sun emits numerous radiations, of which 10% are constituted by ultraviolet light. Only ultraviolet B (UVB, 280-320 nm) and ultraviolet A (UVA, 320-400 nm) reach the surface of the earth. Poor penetrating UVB reach only to the deepest layers of...

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News  49 results

Major increase seen in cosmeceutical alternatives to topical hydroquinone
Ted Bosworth

Oct 26th, 2021 - Cosmeceutical alternatives to hydroquinone, which is now restricted in the United States from inclusion in over-the-counter (OTC) products, are proliferating, along with new strategies to improve their efficacy, according to a report at the Skin o.

Goodbye, OTC hydroquinone
Lily Talakoub, MD

Apr 15th, 2021 - In 1972, an over-the-counter drug review process was established by the Food and Drug Administration to regulate the safety and efficacy of over-the-counter (OTC) drugs. This created a book or “monograph” for each medication category that describe.

UV Exposure Likely Not a Melanoma Risk for People of Color

Dec 23rd, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The association between ultraviolet (UV) exposure and melanoma is "weak" for skin of color, according to a new systematic review. "I was not surprised to find little to no evidence supporting the association between UV ...

Should all skin cancer patients be taking nicotinamide?
Lily Talakoub, MD, Naissan O. Wesley, MD

Dec 15th, 2020 - In 2014, I began taking care of a patient (see photo) who had developed over 25 basal cell carcinomas on her lower legs, which were surgically removed. Given the results of a 2015 study by Chen et al.

Combination Approach to Melasma Treatment Yields Best Results

Sep 11th, 2020 - When establishing a treatment plan for patients with melasma, counseling them about realistic expectations is key. "It's important that they understand that this is a chronic condition, so it does require long-term maintenance therapy," Arisa E. O...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →