Category: Acne

The Potential Uses of N-acetylcysteine in Dermatology: A Review

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2018;11(10):20–26 by Monica Janeczek, MD; Lauren Moy, MD; Alexandria Riopelle, BS; Olivia Vetter, BS; Jeave Reserva, MD; Rebecca Tung, MD; and James Swan, MD  Drs. Moy, Reserva, Tung, and Swan are with the Department of Dermatology at the Stritch School of Medicine at Loyola University Chicago in Maywood, Illinois. Mses. Janeczek, Riopelle, and


Efficacy of Metformin in the Treatment of Acne in Women with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome: A Newer Approach to Acne Therapy

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2019;12(5):34–38 by SHILPI SHARMA, MD; DEEPAK K. MATHUR, MD; VIJAY PALIWAL, MD; and PUNEET BHARGAVA,MD All authors are with the Department of Dermatology, Venereology, and Leprology at SMS Medical College and Attached Hospitals in Jaipur, India. FUNDING: No funding was received for this study. DISCLOSURES: The authors have no conflicts of


Fluorescent Light Energy: The Future for Treating Inflammatory Skin Conditions?

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2019;12(5):E61–E68 by Deirdre Edge, PhD; Maiken Mellergaard, PhD; Carsten Dam-Hansen, PhD; Dennis Dan Corell, MSc; Joanna Jaworska, PhD; Giovanni Scapagnini, PhD; and Michael Canova Engelbrecht Nielsen, PhD Drs. Edge, Mellergaard, and Nielsen are with the Department of Research and Development at FB Dermatology, Ltd. in Ballerup, Denmark. Mellergaard is also with


Development of Periungual Pyogenic Granuloma with Associated Paronychia Following Isotretinoin Therapy: A Case Report and a Review of the Literature

 J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2019;12(4):32–36 by Conrad Benedetto, DO; Dave Crasto, MS; Leila Ettefagh, MD; Navid Nami, DO Drs. Benedetto, Ettefagh, and Nami are with the Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, California; Mr. Crasto is with William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. FUNDING: No funding was received for this


Treatment of Moderate-to-severe Facial Acne Vulgaris with Solid-state Fractional 589/1,319-nm Laser

 J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2019;12(3):28–31 by Alison Kang, MD; Alexis Lyons, MD; Jennifer Herrmann, MD; and Ronald Moy, MD Drs. Kang and Herrmann are with the Division of Dermatology, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in Torrance, California. Drs. Lyons, Herrmann, and Moy are with Moy-Fincher-Chipps Facial Plastics and Dermatology in Beverly Hills, California. Dr. Moy is with the