NP+PA PERSPECTIVES IN DERMATOLOGY
J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(8):17–22 by Dirk Freiherr von Dalwig-Nolda, MD and Glynis Ablon MD, FAAD Dr. Freiherr von Dalwig-Nolda is with the DermaVen Center in Bad Salzuflen, Germany. Dr. Ablon is with the University of California, Los Angeles in Los Angeles, California and the Ablon Skin Institute & Research Center in Manhattan Beach, California.
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
J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(8):28–35 by Mao-ying Lin, MD; Chrang-shi Lin, MD; Sindy Hu, MD; and Wen-hung Chung, MD, PhD Dr. MY Lin is with the Department of Dermatology at Xiamen Chang Gung Hospital in Xiamen, Fujian, China. Dr. CS Lin is with National Yang-Ming University and Dr. Lin Skin Clinic in Taipei, Taiwan. Dr.
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.
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
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.
J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(7):E53–E57 by Daniele Maggioni, PhD; Annamaria Cimicata, MS; Antonella Praticò, MS; Roberta Villa, MS; Ferdinando Bianchi, MD; Silvia Busoli Badiale, MS; Umberto Piana; and Claudio Angelinetta All authors are with Bio Basic Europe in Milan, Italy. FUNDING: No funding was provided for this study. DISCLOSURES: The authors have no conflicts of
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
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
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.
J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(6):46–47 by Alysha Colon, BS; Ryan Gillihan, MD; Kiran Motaparthi MD; and Maria Isabel Longo MD,PhD Ms. Colón is with the University of Florida College of Medicine in Gainesville, Florida. Drs. Gillihan, Motaparthi, and Longo are with the Department of Dermatology at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida. FUNDING: No
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.
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
J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(6):57–58 by Selena R. Pasadyn, BA; Alexandria Haseley, MS, LGC; and Mahwish Irfan, MD Ms. Pasadyn is with the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. Ms. Haseley is with the Genomic Medicine Institute at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. Dr. Irfan is
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.