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Current Issue: October 2018

Updates in  Psoriasis Management: Based on Selected Presentations from Maui Derm 2018

Updates in Psoriasis Management: Based on Selected Presentations from Maui Derm 2018

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol 2018;11(10):S5–S23 A Message from the Guest Editor and MauiDerm Program Director   Dear Colleagues:  Each year, Maui Derm strives to bring to the podium the most up-to-date and cutting edge scientific and clinical developments in the field of dermatology. Maui Derm 2018 was no exception—our outstanding faculty delivered a mind-numbing amount of […]

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October 2018 Editorial Message

October 2018 Editorial Message

VOL. 11, NO. 10 • October 2018  Dear Colleagues:  Welcome to the October 2018 issue of The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology. We start this issue with a review article titled, “Hidradenitis Suppurativa: Causes, Features, and Current Treatments,” by Vinkel and Thomsen. In this article, the authors describe the chronic inflammatory skin disorder—hidradenitis suppurativa […]

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Letter to the Editor— Wash-line Dermatitis: A Diagnostic Clue

Letter to the Editor— Wash-line Dermatitis: A Diagnostic Clue

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2018;11(10):12 Dear Editor: Geographic location can be an important diagnostic factor in determining the cause of allergic contact dermatitis. For example, fragrances might cause dermatitis in persons repeatedly dosed with perfumes (e.g., on the chest, prominentia laryngea, and wrists).1 When allergens are associated with a wash-off product, such as shampoo, wash-line […]

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Hidradenitis Suppurativa:  Causes, Features, and Current Treatments

Hidradenitis Suppurativa: Causes, Features, and Current Treatments

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2018;11(10):17–23 by Caroline Vinkel, MD and Simon Francis Thomsen, MD, PhD Drs. Vinkel and Thomsen are with the Department of Dermatology at Bispebjerg Hospital in Copenhagen, Denmark. Dr. Thomsen is also with the Department of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Copenhagen in Copenhagen, Denmark. FUNDING: No funding was provided for […]

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Split-face Evaluation of a Multi-ingredient Brightening Foam Versus a Reference Control in Women with Photodamaged Facial Skin

Split-face Evaluation of a Multi-ingredient Brightening Foam Versus a Reference Control in Women with Photodamaged Facial Skin

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2018;11(10):24–28 by Thomas J. Stephens, PhD; Michael Babcock, MD; Vivian Bucay, MD; and Vincent Gotz, MS Pharm  Drs. Stephens and Babcock are with Thomas J. Stephens and Associates, Inc. in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Dr. Bucay is with the Bucay Center for Dermatology and Aesthetics in San Antonio, Texas.  Mr. Gotz is with […]

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Effectiveness of Topical Onion Extract Gel in the Cosmetic Appearance of Blepharoplasty Scar

Effectiveness of Topical Onion Extract Gel in the Cosmetic Appearance of Blepharoplasty Scar

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2018;11(10):31–35 by Naser Owji, MD; Behzad Khademi, MD; and Mohammadreza Khalili, MD  Drs. Owji, Khademi, and Khalili are with the Poostchi Ophthalmology Research Center at the Shiraz University of Medical Sciences in Shiraz, Iran. FUNDING: This study was funded by Shiraz University of Medical Sciences (funding code #92-01-01-5783). DISCLOSURES: The authors […]

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Past Articles

September 2018 Editorial Message

September 2018 Editorial Message

Dear Colleagues:  Welcome to the September 2018 issue of The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology. We start this issue with a study by Jandhyala titled “Speaker Publication Profiles from Major Conferences in Aesthetics, Plastic Surgery, and Dermatology.” Here, the author compares the scientific backgrounds of speakers at major conferences related to aesthetic medicine. The […]

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Letter to the Editor: Dye allergy associated with contact with Hello Kitty™ lunch box

Letter to the Editor: Dye allergy associated with contact with Hello Kitty™ lunch box

by Sharon E. Jacob, MD and Shehla Admani, MD Dr. Jacob is a Professor of Dermatology in the Dermatology Department at Loma Linda University, in Loma Linda, California. Dr. Admani is a Clinical Assistant Professor of  Dermatology at Stanford University School of Medicine in Stanford, California. Dear Editor: Disperse dyes are the most common dye sensitizers […]

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Speaker Publication Profiles from Major Conferences in Aesthetics, Plastic Surgery, and Dermatology

Speaker Publication Profiles from Major Conferences in Aesthetics, Plastic Surgery, and Dermatology

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2018;11(9):13–18 by Ravi Jandhyala, MSc, MBBS, MRCS, MFPM, LLM, MBA Dr. Jandhyala is with Medialis Ltd. in Banbury, United Kingdom. Funding: No funding was provided for this study. Disclosures: The author has no conflicts of interest relevant to the content of this article. Abstract: Background. Aesthetics remains a novel, poorly-regulated field of medicine. […]

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Integrating the Integumentary System with the Arts: A Review of Dermatologic Findings in Artwork

Integrating the Integumentary System with the Arts: A Review of Dermatologic Findings in Artwork

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2018;11(9):21–27 by Amit Om, MD, and Anjali Om, BA Dr. Om is with the Division of Dermatology at Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida. Ms. Om is a first-year medical student at Emory School of Medicine, Emory University, in Atlanta, Georgia. Funding: No funding was provided for this study Disclosures: The […]

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Imiquimod 2.5% and 3.75% Cream for the Treatment of Photodamage: A Meta-analysis of Efficacy and Tolerability in 969 Randomized Patients

Imiquimod 2.5% and 3.75% Cream for the Treatment of Photodamage: A Meta-analysis of Efficacy and Tolerability in 969 Randomized Patients

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2018;11(9):28–31 by James Del Rosso, DO; Neil Swanson, MD; Brian Berman, MD, PhD; George M. Martin, MD; Tina Lin, PharmD; and Ted Rosen, MD Dr. Del Rosso is with JDR Dermatology Research/Thomas Dermatology in Las Vegas, Nevada. Dr. Swanson is with the Department of Dermatology at Oregon Health and Science University […]

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Nonthermal Pulsed Ultrasound Treatment for the Reduction in Abdominal Fat: A Pilot Study

Nonthermal Pulsed Ultrasound Treatment for the Reduction in Abdominal Fat: A Pilot Study

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2018;11(9):32–36 by Mara Weinstein Velez, MD; Omer Ibrahim, MD; Kathleen Petrell, BS; and Jeffrey S. Dover, MD, FRCPC Dr. Weinstein Velez, Dr. Ibrahim, Ms. Petrell, and Dr. Dover are with SkinCare Physicians in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts. Funding: Funding provided by Syneron Medical. Disclosures: The authors have no conflicts of interest relevant to […]

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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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October 2018 Digital Edition

October 2018 Digital Edition

| October 1, 2018

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October 2018 Supplement Digital Edition

October 2018 Supplement Digital Edition

| October 1, 2018

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Detection of Angiotensin II and AT1 Receptor Concentrations in Keloid and Hypertrophic Scar

Detection of Angiotensin II and AT1 Receptor Concentrations in Keloid and Hypertrophic Scar

| October 1, 2018

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2018;11(10):36–39 by Feizollah Niazi, MD; Seyed Hassan Hooshyar, MD; Keshvad Hedayatyanfard, PhD; Seyed Ali Ziai, PhD; Farideh Doroodgar, MD; Sana Niazi, MS; Behnam Habibi, PhD; and Ali Asadirad, PhD Drs. Niazi, Hooshyar, Doroodgar, and Niazi are with the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Modarres Hospital  School of Medicine at […]

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The Association of Various Metabolic Parameters with Multiple Skin Tags

The Association of Various Metabolic Parameters with Multiple Skin Tags

| October 1, 2018

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2018;11(10):40–43 by Eftychia Platsidaki, MD; Varvara Vasalou, MD; Maria Gerodimou, MD; Vasiliki Markantoni, MD; Anargyros Kouris, PhD; Eleftheria Vryzaki, MD; Stamatis Gregoriou, PhD; Dimitrios Rigopoulos, PhD; and Georgios Kontochristopoulos, PhD Drs. Platsidaki, Vasalou, Gerodimou, Markantoni, Kouris, Gregoriou, Rigopoulos, and Kontochristopoulos are with the Department of Dermatology and Venereology at Andreas Sygros Skin […]

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September 2018 Digital Edition

September 2018 Digital Edition

| September 1, 2018

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