Category: Acne

Novel Tretinoin 0.05% Lotion for the Once-daily Treatment of Moderate-to-severe Acne Vulgaris in a Preadolescent and Adolescent Population

by Sharleen St. Surin-Lord, MD; Todd E. Schlesinger, MD, FAAD; and Eric Guenin, PharmD, PhD, MPH Dr. St. Surin-Lord is with Visage Dermatology and Aesthetics Center in Largo, Maryland. Dr. Schlesinger is with the Clinical Research Center of the Carolinas in Charleston, South Carolina. Dr. Guenin is with Ortho Dermatologics in Bridgewater, New Jersey. FUNDING: Ortho


Subcision and Microneedling as an Inexpensive and Safe Combination to Treat Atrophic Acne Scars in Dark Skin: A Prospective Study of 45 Patients at a Tertiary Care Center

by Shashank Bhargava, MD; Ujjwal Kumar, MD; and Krishnendra Varma, MD Bhargava, Kumar, and Varma are with the Department of Dermatology at R.D. Gardi Medical College in Ujjain, India. FUNDING: No funding was provided for this study. DISCLOSURES: The authors have no conflicts of interest relevant to the content of this article. ABSTRACT: Background. Acne scars are


Coprescription of Isotretinoin and Systemic Corticosteroids for Acne: An Analysis of the National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey

 J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2019;12(6):27–28 by Brooke Vasicek, MD; William Adams, PhD; Laryn Steadman, BFA; Jeave Reserva, MD; and James Swan, MD Drs. Vasicek, Reserva, and Swan are with the Division of Dermatology at the Loyola University Medical Center in Hines, Illinois. Dr. Adams is with the Biostatistics Core, Health Sciences Division at the Loyola University