Found 865 articles for: "acne"
November 2021 | Volume 20 | Issue 11 | Original Article | 6383 | Copyright © November 2021
Molluscum contagiosum (molluscum) is a common skin condition, especially in children, yet treatment approaches by US health care practitioners vary widely. A dearth of clinical data from large, well-c...
Single-Center, Prospective, Double-Blind, Evaluator-Blind, non-Randomized, Vehicle-Controlled Trial With a 1927 Nm Non-Ablative Fractionated Laser and Topical 0.05% Tretinoin Lotion for Facial Dyspigmentation and Photodamage
November 2021 | Volume 20 | Issue 11 | Original Article | 6182 | Copyright © November 2021
Background: Dyspigmentation and photodamage are common concerns in patients who seek aesthetic consultation. A number of treatment modalities have been utilized to address this issue....
An Open-Label Pilot Study to Investigate Safety and Efficacy of Fixed Combination Tazarotene 0.045% and Halobetasol Propionate 0.01% Lotion for the Treatment of Scalp Psoriasis
November 2021 | Volume 20 | Issue 11 | Original Article | 10201 | Copyright © November 2021
Up to 80% of individuals with plaque psoriasis have scalp involvement, which can have a significant impact on the quality of life of affected individuals. Despite advancements in psoriasis therapeutic...
Recommendations for Using Over-The-Counter Products as Adjunctive Acne Care in Asian Phototypes: Improving Treatment Outcomes and Managing Side Effects
November 2021 | Volume 20 | Issue 11 | Original Article | 6259 | Copyright © November 2021
Background: Acne vulgaris (acne) is a common inflammatory skin disorder prevalent among all ethnic groups. This review aimed to investigate the current literature regarding the potent...
October 2021 | Volume 20 | Issue 10 | Original Article | 1072 | Copyright © October 2021
Background: Hidradenitis suppurativa patients often seek non-prescription therapies.
Objective: To determine the prevalence of alternative medicine use and char...
Holistic and Integrative Methods for Diagnosing and Treating the Underlying Causes of Inflammatory Skin Diseases
October 2021 | Volume 20 | Issue 10 | Features | 1121 | Copyright © October 2021
While the majority of patients are helped by current dermatologic therapy, there are a number of patients who find no relief, or are afraid of the side effects of powerful immunosuppressants that do n...
October 2021 | Volume 20 | Issue 10 | Original Article | 1031 | Copyright © October 2021
2021 is the 50th anniversary of the FDA approval of minocycline (MCN). While many other antibiotics have become obsolete during this time, MCN continues to be quite useful. In dermatology, MCN is used...
Development of a Tape-Stripping Liquid Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry Method for Evaluating Skin Deposition of Topical Tazarotene
October 2021 | Volume 20 | Issue 10 | Original Article | 1105 | Copyright © October 2021
Background: Standard in vitro and ex vivo techniques for evaluating topical drug penetration utilize skin that is physiologically unlike living skin and cannot assess intra-dermal dru...
The Psychosocial Burden Associated With and Effective Treatment Approach for Atopic Dermatitis: A Literature Review
October 2021 | Volume 20 | Issue 10 | Original Article | 1046 | Copyright © October 2021
Atopic Dermatitis (AD) is chronic relapsing inflammatory skin condition that is marked by a high degree of psychosocial and emotional burden in both pediatric and adult populations. In addition to phy...
Racial/Ethnic Variations in Skin Barrier: Implications for Skin Care Recommendations in Skin of Color
September 2021 | Volume 20 | Issue 9 | Original Article | 932 | Copyright © September 2021
Background: Genetic and environmental factors influence stratum corneum (SC) barrier properties and function. Researchers increasingly focus on biophysical studies that may help clini...
September 2021 | Volume 20 | Issue 9 | Original Article | 970 | Copyright © September 2021
Background: Eyebrow rejuvenation is a common cosmetic concern among patients presenting to dermatologists. Due to increased patient demand for non-invasive procedures, multiple non-su...
September 2021 | Volume 20 | Issue 9 | Original Article | 958 | Copyright © September 2021
Background: Onabotulinum toxin A’s (BoNTA’s) popularity is centered on its quick, predictable, and safe ability to improve clinically apparent rhytides. While this remains...
September 2021 | Volume 20 | Issue 9 | Editorials | 1013 | Copyright © September 2021
August 2021 | Volume 20 | Issue 8 | Original Article | 868 | Copyright © August 2021
The Symposium on Hidradenitis Suppurativa Advances (SHSA) is a joint meeting of the United States Hidradenitis Suppurativa Foundation (HSF) and the Canadian Hidradenitis Suppurativa Foundation (CHSF)....
Calcipotriene Plus Betamethasone Dipropionate Foam for Mild Psoriasis: Pooled Results from Three Randomized Trials
August 2021 | Volume 20 | Issue 8 | Original Article | 822 | Copyright © August 2021
Background: Psoriasis vulgaris is not easy to manage, even when mild. Knowledge of the efficacy of most topical therapies in this population is limited.
Combining Panitumumab With Anti-PD-1 Antibody in Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck After Inadequate Response to Anti-PD-1 Antibody Alone
August 2021 | Volume 20 | Issue 8 | Case Reports | 901 | Copyright © August 2021
Anti-epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) antibodies and anti-programmed cell death 1 protein (PD-1) antibodies have been used separately to treat metastatic cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma (cSCC...
August 2021 | Volume 20 | Issue 8 | Original Article | 861 | Copyright © August 2021
Dermatologists are cognizant of the multiple clinical manifestations of rosacea, particularly persistent facial erythema, which has been deemed to be the most prevalent diagnostic feature and often po...
Racial/Ethnic Variations in Acne: Implications for Treatment and Skin Care Recommendations for Acne Patients With Skin of Color
July 2021 | Volume 20 | Issue 7 | Original Article | 716 | Copyright © July 2021
Background: Acne vulgaris is among the most common dermatologic diagnoses observed, including skin color (SOC) populations. This project sought to help clarify the existing published ...
July 2021 | Volume 20 | Issue 7 | Features | 786 | Copyright © July 2021
The United States skin of color population is increasing. Consequently, the importance of skin of color education in dermatology residency programs will continue to grow. Previous data has shown a lac...
Treatment of Rhinophyma With Fractional CO2 Laser Resurfacing in a Woman of Color: Case Report and Review of the Literature
July 2021 | Volume 20 | Issue 7 | Case Reports | 772 | Copyright © July 2021
Rhinophyma is a disfiguring disorder that is characterized by an erythematous, hypertrophied, and inflamed lower two-thirds of the nose. Widely accepted as the severe form of acne rosacea, rhinophyma ...