Dr. Friedman discusses how inflammatory skin disease, such as acne, rosacea, psoriasis, and atopic dermatitis, can be associated or even caused by reduced cutaneous bacterial diversity.
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Dear Editor: Dulaglutide is a glucagon-like peptide (GLP-1) receptor agonist, which stimulates insulin release via activation of GLP-1 receptors on pancreatic beta cells. Here, we report the first case of morbilliform drug eruption to dulaglutide. Case presentation. An 84-year-old male patient with a medical history of Type 2 diabetes mellitus, hyperlipidemia, hypertension, and back pain
J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(4):14–21 by Leon Kircik, MD; James Q Del Rosso, DO; Jonathan S Weiss, MD; Vassilis Stakias, PharmD; Anat London, PhD; Rita Keynan; Yohan Hazot; Russell Elliott, PhD; and Iain Stuart, PhD Dr. Kircik is with the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York, New York. Dr. Del Rosso
A New Simplified Visual Assessment Tool Describing Facial Morphotypes Observed and Desired in Asian Populations
J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(4):23–34 by Niamh Corduff, MBBS; Yates YY Chao, MD; Stephanie CK Lam, MBChB; Joyce Lim, MBBS; Ting Song Lim, MD; Kiran Lohia, MD; Isabel Mangubat, MD; Adri Prasetyo, MD; Atchima Suwanchina, MD; and Je-Young Park, MD Ms. Corduff is with the Cosmetic Refinement Clinic in Geelong, Australia. Dr. Chao is with
J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(4):36–38 by Zoe Diana Draelos, MD Dr. Draelos is with Dermatology Consulting Services, PLLC in High Point, North Carolina. FUNDING: Funding was provided by Leo Pharma. DISCLOSURES: The authors have no conflicts of interest relevant to the content of this article. ABSTRACT: Background. Folliculitis is a frequently recurrent skin condition characterized
J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(4):40–42 by Lucia Gallo, MD; Matteo Megna, MD; Bianca Festa, MD; Pio Stellato, MD; Rosita Di Pinto, MD; Gabriella Fabbrocini, MD; and Maria Ferrillo, MD Drs. Gallo, Megna, Festa, Fabbrocini, and Ferrillo are with the Section of Dermatology in the Department of Clinical Medicine and Surgery at the University of Naples
Safety and Efficacy of the Combination of 308-nm Monochromatic Excimer Light and Topical 0.1% Tacrolimus Ointment in Segmental Vitiligo: An Open-label Study
Background. Vitiligo is an acquired disorder characterized by depigmented macules or patches on the skin due to the loss of functional melanocytes. Segmental vitiligo (SV) is a subtype of vitiligo refractory to treatment.
Vascular occlusion has been cited as the most severe and feared early complication in aesthetic treatment1 and the incidence appears to be on the increase.
IncobotulinumtoxinA for the Treatment of Glabellar Frown Lines: A Prospective, Multicenter, Single-arm Study in Taiwan
Objective: We assessed clinical effectiveness, longevity of treatment effects, and patient satisfaction with incobotulinumtoxinA for glabellar frown lines (GFL) treatment in Asian patients.
Skin Tightening Following Multisource, Phase-controlled Radiofrequency Treatments with Novel Unique Concentric Electrodes in Asian Patients
Background: Radiofrequency energy has been shown to penetrate deeper into the skin, independent of skin color, and to be beneficial for skin tightening.
Safety and Tolerability of Sarecycline for the Treatment of Acne Vulgaris: Results from a Phase III, Multicenter, Open-Label Study and a Phase I Phototoxicity Study
Objective. We sought to evaluate the safety, tolerability, and patterns of use for the once-daily oral, narrow-spectrum antibiotic sarecycline in patients with moderate-to-severe acne vulgaris during a 40-week Phase III, multicenter, open-label extension study.
Gardner-Diamond syndrome (GDS) is a psychological and dermatologic syndrome involving painful, ecchymotic, purpuric lesions that typically appear after a period of stress or minor trauma.
Systemic Psoriasis Therapies and Comorbid Disease in Patients with Psoriasis: A Review of Potential Risks and Benefits
Dr. Goldenberg is a consultant and speaker for Abbvie, Celgene, Eli Lilly & Co., Novartis, and SUN and a consultant for Amgen and UCB.
Orofacial granulomatous (OFG) also known as granulomatous cheilitis, is a condition that causes the lips or mouth to become edematous due to a granulomatous inflammatory process.
Imiquimod can be used to treat superficial basal cell carcinoma, actinic keratosis, genital warts, and other skin conditions.
Subcutaneous Radiofrequency Microneedling for the Treatment of Thigh Skin Laxity Caused by Weight Loss: A Case Study
Radiofrequency (RF) microneedling has been used to reduce skin laxity, due to aging, on the face and neck.