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Current Issue: December 2018

December 2018 Editorial Message

December 2018 Editorial Message

Welcome to the December 2018 issue of The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology. We begin the issue with a study titled, “A Novel Night Moisturizer Enhances Cutaneous Barrier Function in Dry Skin and Improves Dermatological Outcomes in Rosacea-prone Skin.”  The study included two independent, open-label investigations that assessed the safety and efficacy of Cetaphil […]

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A Novel Night Moisturizer Enhances Cutaneous Barrier Function in Dry Skin and Improves Dermatological Outcomes in Rosacea-prone Skin

A Novel Night Moisturizer Enhances Cutaneous Barrier Function in Dry Skin and Improves Dermatological Outcomes in Rosacea-prone Skin

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2018;11(12):11–17 by Francine Santoro, MD, and Sandrine Teissedre, MSc Dr. Santoro is with Galderma Research and Development in Egerkingen, Switzerland. Dr. Teissedre is with Galderma Research and Development in Sophia Antipolis, France. FUNDING: This study was funded by Galderma Spirig. Medical writing and editorial support, provided by Mark Greener on behalf […]

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Efficacy of Trifecting® Night Cream, a Novel Triple acting Skin Brightening Product:  A Double-blind, Placebo-controlled Clinical Study

Efficacy of Trifecting® Night Cream, a Novel Triple acting Skin Brightening Product: A Double-blind, Placebo-controlled Clinical Study

 J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2018;11(12):21–25 by Lily Jiang, PhD; Peter D. Hino, MD, FAAD; Ashish Bhatia, MD, FAAD; Thomas J. Stephens, PhD; and Felipe Jimenez, Phd Drs. Jiang, Hino, and Stephens are with Thomas J. Stephens & Associates in Richardson, Texas. Dr. Bhatia is Associate Professor of Clinical Dermatology in the Department of Dermatology at Northwestern […]

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Subcutaneous Sparganosis of the Breast

Subcutaneous Sparganosis of the Breast

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2018;11(12):26–27 by Abrahem Kazemi, MD; Olabola Awosika, MD, MS; and Cheryl Burgess, MD Dr. Kazemi is with the Howard University College of Medicine in Washington, District of Columbia. Dr. Awosika is with the Department of Dermatology at the Henry Ford Medical Center in Detroit, Michigan. Dr. Burgess is with the Center […]

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Topical Growth Factors for the Treatment of Facial Photoaging: A Clinical Experience of Eight Cases

Topical Growth Factors for the Treatment of Facial Photoaging: A Clinical Experience of Eight Cases

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2018;11(12):28–29 by Ruri D. Pamela, MD Dr. Pamela is with the Department of Dermatology & Venereology at Dr. Suyoto Hospital in Jakarta, Indonesia. FUNDING: This study was funded by Highside Corp. in Tokyo, Japan. DISCLOSURES: Dr. Pamela is an employee of Highside Corp. Abstract: Background.Chronic exposure to solar ultraviolet irradiation can […]

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Real-world Experience with Volume Augmentation using Cohesive Polydensified Matrix Hyaluronic Acid Gel: A Retrospective Single-center Analysis of 110 Consecutive Patients with Medium- to Long-term Follow-up

Real-world Experience with Volume Augmentation using Cohesive Polydensified Matrix Hyaluronic Acid Gel: A Retrospective Single-center Analysis of 110 Consecutive Patients with Medium- to Long-term Follow-up

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2018;11(12):30–39 by Joan Vandeputte, MD, FCCP (Belgium) Dr. Vandeputte is a Fellow of the European Board of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Aesthetic Surgery and a plastic surgeon in private practice and at Oudenaarde General Hospital in Belgium. FUNDING: Merz Pharmaceuticals GmbH provided a restricted grant to support data collection and analysis.  DISCLOSURES: […]

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November 2018 Editorial Message

November 2018 Editorial Message

VOL. 11, NO. 11 Dear Colleagues:  Welcome to the November 2018 issue of The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology. We kick off the issue with a multicenter, randomized, double-blind, parallel-group, vehicle-controlled Phase II study titled, “Safety and Efficacy of a Halobetasol 0.01%/Tazarotene 0.045% Fixed Combination Lotion in the Treatment of Moderate-to-severe Plaque Psoriasis: A […]

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Letter to the Editor: Regarding “Integrating the Integumentary System with the Arts”

Letter to the Editor: Regarding “Integrating the Integumentary System with the Arts”

Dear Editor: The article “Integrating the Integumentary System with the Arts,” by Om and Om and published in the October issue of JCAD,1 is interesting for pointing out artistic representations of dermatologic disease. The authors have taken on a large range of topics, which is risky since several significant references appear to be unknown to […]

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Safety and Efficacy of a Halobetasol 0.01%/Tazarotene 0.045% Fixed Combination Lotion in the Treatment of Moderate-to-severe Plaque Psoriasis: A Comparison with Halobetasol Propionate 0.05% Cream

Safety and Efficacy of a Halobetasol 0.01%/Tazarotene 0.045% Fixed Combination Lotion in the Treatment of Moderate-to-severe Plaque Psoriasis: A Comparison with Halobetasol Propionate 0.05% Cream

 J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2018;11(11):15–19 by Neal D. Bhatia, MD; David M. Pariser, MD; Leon Kircik, MD; Tina Lin, PharmD; Susan Harris, MS; Lindsey Mathew; and Radhakrishnan Pillai, PhD Dr. Bhatia is with Therapeutics Clinical Research in San Diego, California. Dr. Pariser is with Virginia Clinical Research, Inc. in Norfolk, Vriginia. Dr. Kircik is with […]

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Evaluation of Different Colorless Nail Polishes Used as Supportive Care in Patients with Cancer in Terms of Photoprotective Efficacy and Water Resistance

Evaluation of Different Colorless Nail Polishes Used as Supportive Care in Patients with Cancer in Terms of Photoprotective Efficacy and Water Resistance

 J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2018;11(11):20–24 by Celine Couteau, PhD; Eva Paparis; and Laurence Coiffard, PhD Drs. Couteau and Coiffard and Ms. Paparis are with the Faculty of Pharmacy at the University of Nantes in Nantes, France. FUNDING: No funding was provided. DISCLOSURES: The authors have no conflicts of interest relevant to the content of this […]

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BPX-01 Minocycline Topical Gel Shows Promise for the Treatment of Moderate-to-severe Inflammatory Acne Vulgaris

BPX-01 Minocycline Topical Gel Shows Promise for the Treatment of Moderate-to-severe Inflammatory Acne Vulgaris

 J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2018;11(11):25–35 by Andrew Alexis, MD, MPH; James Q. Del Rosso, DO; Seemal R. Desai, MD, FAAD; Jeanine B. Downie, MD, FAAD; Zoe Diana Draelos, MD; Christina Feser, DO; Rion Forconi, MD; Joseph F. Fowler Jr., MD; Michael Gold, MD; Joely Kaufman-Janette, MD; Edward Lain, MD; Mark Lee, MD; Mark Ling, MD; […]

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Status Report on Topical Hypochlorous Acid: Clinical Relevance of Specific Formulations, Potential Modes of Action, and Study Outcomes

Status Report on Topical Hypochlorous Acid: Clinical Relevance of Specific Formulations, Potential Modes of Action, and Study Outcomes

 J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2018;11(11):36–39 by James Q. Del Rosso, DO and Neal Bhatia, MD Dr. Del Rosso is with JDR Dermatology Research/Thomas Dermatology in Las Vegas, Nevada and Touro University Nevada in Henderson, Nevada. Dr. Bhatia is with Therapeutics Clinical Research in San Diego, California. FUNDING: No grants related to this project were provided. […]

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Online Exclusives

Management of Necrosis

Management of Necrosis

Management of Necrosis by Martyn King, MD

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Visual Loss Secondary to Cosmetic Filler Injection

Visual Loss Secondary to Cosmetic Filler Injection

Visual Loss Secondary to Cosmetic Filler Injection Lee Walker, MD and Martyn King, MD  

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ACE Emergency Kit v1.2

ACE Emergency Kit v1.2

ACE Emergency Kit v1.2 Martyn King, MD  

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Managing Expectations Associated with Cosmetic Interventions

Managing Expectations Associated with Cosmetic Interventions

  Managing Expectations Associated with Cosmetic Interventions Sam J Robson, MB, ChB, MRCGP

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Anaphylaxis

Anaphylaxis

    Anaphylaxis Emma Davies RN, NIP

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Management of Sharps Injuries or Splash Incidents

Management of Sharps Injuries or Splash Incidents

    Management of Sharps Injuries or Splash Incidents Sharon King, RN, NIP

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In Focus

Topical Ivermectin: Data Supporting Dual Modes of Action in Rosacea

Topical Ivermectin: Data Supporting Dual Modes of Action in Rosacea

by James Q. Del Rosso, DO, FAOCD, FAAD Dr. Del Rosso is Research Director at JDR Dermatology Research in Las Vegas, Nevada; Adjunct Clinical Professor of Dermatology at Touro University Nevada, Las Vegas; and with Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery at Thomas Dermatology in Las Vegas, Nevada. Funding: The author did not receive any form of […]

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Topical Alpha-Agonist Therapy for Persistent Facial Erythema of Rosacea and the Addition of Oxmetazoline to the Treatment Armamentarium: Where Are We Now?

Topical Alpha-Agonist Therapy for Persistent Facial Erythema of Rosacea and the Addition of Oxmetazoline to the Treatment Armamentarium: Where Are We Now?

by James Q. Del Rosso, DO, FAOCD, FAAD Dr. Del Rosso is Research Director at JDR Dermatology Research, Las Vegas, Nevada and at Henderson Dermatology Research in Henderson, Nevada; is Adjunct Clinical Professor (Dermatology) at ableouro University Nevada, Las Vegas, Nevada; and practices Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery at Thomas Dermatology in Las Vegas, Nevada. J […]

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A Closer Look at Seborrheic Keratoses: Patient Perspectives, Clinical Relevance, Medical Necessity, and Implications for Management

A Closer Look at Seborrheic Keratoses: Patient Perspectives, Clinical Relevance, Medical Necessity, and Implications for Management

James Q. Del Rosso, DO, FAOCD, FAAD Research Director, JDR Dermatology Research and Private Dermatology Practice, Thomas Dermatology, Las Vegas, Nevada Disclosure: Dr. Del Rosso serves as a consultant to Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc. (Malvern, Pennsylvania) that  has a topical therapy for seborrheic keratosis under development. He also served as a consultant for and as the […]

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Emerging Issues in Adult Female Acne

Emerging Issues in Adult Female Acne

aJoshua A. Zeichner, MD; bHillary E. Baldwin, MD; cFran E. Cook-Bolden, MD; dLawrence F. Eichenfield, MD; dSheila Fallon-Friedlander, MD; eDavid A. Rodriguez, MD aMount Sinai Hospital, New York, New York bMorristown, New Jersey cSkin Specialty Dermatology, New York, New York dUniversity of California, Rady Children’s Hospital, San Diego, California eDermatology Associates/Research, Coral Gables, Florida; cRedwood […]

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Oral Apremilast for the Treatment  of Plaque Psoriasis

Oral Apremilast for the Treatment of Plaque Psoriasis

James Q. Del Rosso, DO; Leon Kircik, MD Disclosures (related to this manuscript): Dr. Del Rosso is a speaker, consultant, and/or researcher for Anacor, Aqua, Allergan, Bayer, Celgene, Galderma, LeoPharma, Novartis, Pharmaderm, Promius, SunPharma, and Valeant. Dr. Kircik is either a speaker, consultant, or investigator for Amgen, Anacor, Aqua, Allergan, Bayer, Celgene, Coherus, Eli Lilly, […]

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Application of Nail Polish During Topical Management of Onychomycosis Are Data Available to Guide the Clinician  About What to Tell Their Patients?

Application of Nail Polish During Topical Management of Onychomycosis Are Data Available to Guide the Clinician About What to Tell Their Patients?

James Q. Del Rosso, DO, FAOCD, FAAD Adjunct Clinical Professor (Dermatology), Touro University Nevada, Henderson, Nevada; Research Director, Del Rosso Dermatology Research, Las Vegas, Nevada; Private Practice, Lakes Dermatology, Las Vegas, Nevada Disclosure: Dr. Del Rosso served as the sole author of this manuscript. No individual or group from any company or agency participated in […]

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December 2018 Digital Edition

December 2018 Digital Edition

| December 1, 2018

 

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Risk Management for Private Practice Dermatology Clinics:  A Commentary

Risk Management for Private Practice Dermatology Clinics: A Commentary

| December 1, 2018

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2018;11(12):40–41 by Jordan V. Wang, MD, MBE, MBA and Nazanin Saedi, MD Dr. Wang and Dr. Saedi are with the Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Biology, Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. FUNDING: No funding was received for this study DISCLOSURES: The authors have no conflicts of interest relevant to the […]

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Review of the Efficacy and Safety of Topical Mahonia aquifolium for the Treatment of Psoriasis and Atopic Dermatitis

Review of the Efficacy and Safety of Topical Mahonia aquifolium for the Treatment of Psoriasis and Atopic Dermatitis

| December 1, 2018

Emerging Authors in Dermatology The editors of JCAD are pleased to present this bi-annual column as a means to recognize select medical students, PhD candidates, and other young investigators in the field of dermatology for their efforts in scientific writing. We hope that the publication of their work encourages these and other emerging authors to […]

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Complete Resolution of Mycobacterium marinum Infection with Clarithromycin and Ethambutol: A Case Report and a Review of the Literature

Complete Resolution of Mycobacterium marinum Infection with Clarithromycin and Ethambutol: A Case Report and a Review of the Literature

| December 1, 2018

Emerging Authors in Dermatology The editors of JCAD are pleased to present this bi-annual column as a means to recognize select medical students, PhD candidates, and other young investigators in the field of dermatology for their efforts in scientific writing. We hope that the publication of their work encourages these and other emerging authors to […]

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November 2018 Digital Edition

November 2018 Digital Edition

| November 1, 2018

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