Category: Acne

Hidradenitis Suppurativa: Causes, Features, and Current Treatments

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2018;11(10):17–23 by Caroline Vinkel, MD and Simon Francis Thomsen, MD, PhD Drs. Vinkel and Thomsen are with the Department of Dermatology at Bispebjerg Hospital in Copenhagen, Denmark. Dr. Thomsen is also with the Department of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Copenhagen in Copenhagen, Denmark. FUNDING: No funding was provided for


Non-insulated Fractional Microneedle Radiofrequency Treatment with Smooth Motor Insertion for Reduction of Depressed Acne Scars, Pore Size, and Skin Texture Improvement: A Preliminary Study

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2018;11(8):41–44 by Anwar Elawar, MD, and Serge Dahan, MD Dr. Elawar is with the Aesthetic Dermatological Laser Center in Marseille, France. Dr. Dahan is with the St. Jean Languedoc Clinic in Toulouse, France.  Funding: No funding was provided. Disclosures: The authors have no conflicts of interest relevant to the content of


Management of Truncal Acne Vulgaris with Topical Dapsone 7.5% Gel

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2018;11(8):45–50 by James Q. Del Rosso, DO; Leon Kircik, MD; and Emil Tanghetti, MD Dr. Del Rosso is with JDR Dermatology Research and Thomas Dermatology in Las Vegas, Nevada, and is also Adjunct Clinical Professor at Touro University Nevada in Henderson, Nevada. Dr. Kircik is Clinical Associate Professor of Dermatology at


What Health-related Quality of Life Factors Influence the Decision of Patients with Acne to Visit a Dermatologist?

by Pavel V. Chernyshov, MD, PhD; Anastasiia Petrenko, MD, PhD; and Victoria Kopylova Dr. Chernyshov is with the Department of Dermatology and Venereology at the National Medical University in Kiev, Ukraine. Dr. Petrenko is with the Department of Dermatovenereology, Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education in Kiev, Ukraine. Ms. Kopylova is with Second Medical Faculty