August 2020 Editorial Message

The Use of Natural Ingredients in the Treatment of Alopecias with an Emphasis on Central Centrifugal Cicatricial Alopecia: A Systematic Review

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(8):23–27 by Nneamaka Ezekwe, MD; Madelyn King, MD; and Jasmine C. Hollinger, MD, FAAD Dr. Ezekwe is with the University of Mississippi Medical School in Jackson, Mississippi. Drs. King and Hollinger are with the Department of Dermatology at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi. FUNDING: No funding was

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Lipectomy for Symptomatic Relief of Lymphangioma Circumscriptum

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(8):45–48 by Smriti Shrestha, MD; Riyaz Shrestha, MBBS; and Manindra Manandhar, MD Drs. Shrestha, Shrestha and Manandhar are with Dhulikhel Hospital at Kathmandu University in Dhulikhel, Kavrepalanchok, Nepal. FUNDING: No funding was provided for this study. DISCLOSURES: The authors have no conflicts of interest relevant to the content of this article.

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Consecutive Cases of Pyoderma Gangrenosum Following Dermatologic Surgery

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(8):49–50 by Brian Wanner, DO; Stephanie Saridakis, DO; and Dawn Sammons, DO Dr. Wanner is a dermatology resident, PGY-3, at OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. Dr. Saridakis is an intern, PGY-1, at OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. Dr. Sammons is Dermatology Residency Program Director at OhioHealth Riverside

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A 14-day Controlled Study Assessing Qualitative Improvement with 15% Lactic Acid and Ceramides in Skin Moisturization and Desquamation

by Zoe Diana Draelos, MD; Steven Hall, PharmD; and Carey Munsick, MS Dr. Draelos is with Dermatology Consulting Services, PLLC, in High Point, North Carolina. Dr. Hall and Ms. Munsick are with Sandoz Inc., in Princeton, New Jersey. J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(8):E54–E58 FUNDING: This study was funded by PharmaDerm, a division of Fougera Pharmaceuticals.

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Analysis of the Effects of Cryofrequency on Localized Fat

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(7):E58–E63 by Patrícia Froes Meyer, PhD; Rodrigo Marcel Valentim da Silva, DO; Eneida de Morais Carreiro, MD; Bruna S. da Costa, BA; Débora Freire, BA; Júlio Davi Costa e Silva, BA; Stephany L. Queiroga Farias, BA; Rafaella Rêgo Maia, BA; Liliane Santos de Vasconcellos, MD; and Graziele Maia Alves Serafim, MD

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STOP Facial Aging Method™: A New Protocol for Facial Rejuvenation

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(6):xx–xx by Sandrine Sebban, MD Dr. Sebban is in private practice in Paris, France. FUNDING: No funding was provided for this study. DISCLOSURES: The author owns shares in Soft Medical Aesthetics. ABSTRACT: Background. There is currently no standardized and reproducible injection technique to address facial aging at all anatomical levels. Objective. The Sebban

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Emerging Authors

The Association Between Oral Health and Skin Disease

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(5):48–53 by Paul Macklis, MS; Kevin Adams, BA; Jessica Kaffenberger, MD;  Purnima Kumar, BDS MS PhD; Andrew Krispinsky, MD; and Benjamin Kaffenberger, MD Mr. Macklis is with the Ohio State University College of Medicine in Columbus, Ohio. Mr. Adams with with the University of Toledo College of Medicine in Toledo, Ohio. 

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iPLEDGE Must Abstain from Abstinence

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(6):54–56 by Kami Lowery, BS; Theodore Rosen, MD; and Janet Malek, PhD Ms. Lowery is with Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Dr. Rosen is with the Department of Dermatology at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Dr. Malek is with the Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy

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