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Research & Reviews  544 results

Efficacy of Cysteamine and Methimazole in Treating Melasma A Comparative Narrative Review.
https://doi.org/10.1111/jocd.15180
Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology; Niazi S, Gheisari M et. al.

Jun 26th, 2022 - Melasma is a chronic and acquired pigmentary condition that primarily affects women and undermines patient satisfaction and confidence. Melasma mostly affects females, accounting for 90% of all cases. It affects people of all races, particularly t...

Pigmentation Control in Pregnancy-Induced Melasma: Clinical Assessment of a Non-hydroqu...
https://doi.org/10.1111/jocd.15165
Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology; Makino ET, Jiang LI et. al.

Jun 17th, 2022 - Melasma is an acquired disorder that results in irregular brown patches on the skin that can occur due to hormonal changes. Although pregnancy-induced melasma is usually temporary, it can become a chronic condition, with significant negative impac...

Dermoscopic classification of melasma: Concordance study and correlation with the melan...
https://doi.org/10.1111/jocd.15145
Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology; de Abreu L, Ramos-E-Silva M et. al.

Jun 9th, 2022 - Melasma is a common hypermelanosis characterized by symmetrical brownish macules, especially on the face. Histologic analysis demonstrates increased epidermal and dermal melanin. Dermoscopy is useful to estimate the depth of the melanin and may he...

Going Beyond Hydroquinone: Alternative Skin Lightening Agents
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/255255/pigmentation-disorders/going-beyond-hydroquinone-alternative-skin
Nicole C. Syder, BA, Nada Elbuluk, MD, MSc

Jun 7th, 2022 - Disorders of hyperpigmentation—melasma, postinflammatory hyperpigmentation, lichen planus pigmentosus, erythema dyschromicum perstans, and pigmented contact dermatitis, among others—are common and challenging to treat. Although they can affect ind.

Evaluating resurfacing modalities in aesthetics.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clindermatol.2021.01.019
Clinics in Dermatology; Bhargava S, Goldust M et. al.

Jun 7th, 2022 - Skin resurfacing for cutaneous rejuvenation has evolved with the development of a plethora of nonsurgical and minimally invasive modalities. We have highlighted the advances in laser therapy, chemical peels, radiofrequency, microneedling, and plat...

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Drugs  43 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  98 results

OneDoc Picopulse™ for the Treatment of Melasma Among Malaysian Women
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04834167

May 31st, 2022 - This is a new attempt to evaluate the effectiveness of OneDoc PicopulseTM in treating melasma among women of childbearing age in Klang Valley, Malaysia. This pilot feasibility study protocol is to access feasibility of the OneDoc Picopulse™ in the...

Comparison of Chemical Peeling Agent With Transamine for Treatment of Melasma
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05362500

May 5th, 2022 - A randomized controlled trial study (single-blind) was done In the Dermatology Unit of the CMH, Abbottabad from June to November 2021 after Ethical Review Board approval, the 54 patients aged 20-50 years after informed consent were enrolled using ...

Treatment of Melasma With Yellow Light Compared to Tranexamic Acid Depigmented.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05326997

Apr 14th, 2022 - This is a controled, randomized, double blind, two arms clinical trial. The main objective of this study is to evaluate the effect of photobiomodulation with amber light in the treatment of Melasma compared to the effect of tranexamic acid. The sa...

Comparison of a New Masterful Preparation to Kligman's Trio in the Treatment of Melasma
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05119413

Mar 7th, 2022 - Kligman's trio remains the gold standard treatment for melasma. It contain hydroquinone which is an effective anti-melanogenic compound but that has poor tolerance and numerous side-effects. Thiamidol has been proven to be at least as effective as...

A Pilot Study Testing Salicylic Acid Peels Versus Glycolic Acid Peels for the Treatment of Melasma
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01976286

Mar 4th, 2022 - Participants in this study will be patients who are clinically diagnosed with at least a 2 x 2 cm patch of melasma on each side of their face (forehead or cheek). One half of the subject's face will be randomly selected to receive 4 treatments of ...

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News  99 results

Going Beyond Hydroquinone: Alternative Skin Lightening Agents
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/255255/pigmentation-disorders/going-beyond-hydroquinone-alternative-skin
Nicole C. Syder, BA, Nada Elbuluk, MD, MSc

Jun 7th, 2022 - Disorders of hyperpigmentation—melasma, postinflammatory hyperpigmentation, lichen planus pigmentosus, erythema dyschromicum perstans, and pigmented contact dermatitis, among others—are common and challenging to treat. Although they can affect ind.

What’s ahead for laser-assisted drug delivery?
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/255160/dermatologic-surgery/whats-ahead-laser-assisted-drug-delivery
Doug Brunk

Jun 2nd, 2022 - SAN DIEGO – Twelve years ago, Merete Haedersdal, MD, PhD, and colleagues published data from a swine study, which showed for the first time that the ablative fractional laser can be used to boost the uptake of drugs into the skin. That discovery p.

Synthetic, Botanical Agents Emerging as Promising Melasma Treatments
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/974105

May 17th, 2022 - BOSTON — Though hydroquinone, retinoids, steroids, and triple combination cream remain gold standards for the topical treatment of melasma, new synthetic and botanical topicals are emerging as adjuvant and alternative treatments, according to Nada...

Synthetic, botanical agents emerging as promising melasma treatments
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/254236/melasma/synthetic-botanical-agents-emerging-promising-melasma-treatments
Doug Brunk

Apr 29th, 2022 - BOSTON – Though hydroquinone, retinoids, steroids, and triple combination cream remain gold standards for the topical treatment of melasma, new synthetic and botanical topicals are emerging as adjuvant and alternative treatments, according to Nada.

Photoprotection strategies for melasma are increasing
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/253475/pigmentation-disorders/photoprotection-strategies-melasma-are-increasing
Doug Brunk

Apr 5th, 2022 - BOSTON – Untinted chemical sunscreens on the market are not sufficient to protect the skin from the effects of visible light, complicating sun protection efforts for patients with melasma and other conditions aggravated by sun exposure, according.

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Patient Education  1 results see all →