Category: Melasma

Methimazole in the Treatment of Melasma: A Clinical and Dermascopic Study

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2021;14(2):14–20. by Azza Farag, MD; Mostafa Hammam, MD; Nada Alnaidany, MD; Eman Badr, mD; Mustafa Elshaib; Aliaa El-Swah, MS; and Wafaa Shehata, MD  Drs. Farag, Hammam, El-Swah, and Shehata are with the Dermatology, Andrology and Venereology Department, Faculty of Medicine, Menoufia University in Al Minufya, Egypt. Dr. Alnaidany is with the


Low-power Fractional Carbon Dioxide Laser Followed by Jessner’s Peel versus Jessner’s Peel Alone for the Treatment of Melasma

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2021;14(2):61–67. by Eman Elmorsy, PhD; Nouran Aboukhadr, PhD; Maha Tayyeb, MS; and Alsayeda A.A. Taha, PhD All authors are with the Faculty of Medicine at University of Alexandria in Alexandria, Egypt. FUNDING: No funding was provided for this article. DISCLOSURES: The authors report no conflicts of interest relevant to the content


Dermatologic Applications of Polypodium leucotomos: A Literature Review

 J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2021;14(2):50–60. by Kelly Segars, DO; Victoria McCarver, DO; and Richard A. Miller, DO Dr. Segars is with the Nova Southeastern University: College of Osteopathic Medicine and Largo Medical Center Department of Dermatology in Largo, Florida. Drs. McCarver and Miller are with HCA Healthcare/USF Morsani College of Medicine at Largo Medical Center


Reflectance Confocal Microscopy Assessment of the Depigmenting Agents Complex for Melasma Treatment

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(9):41–44 by Marina Agozzino, MD; Gaetano Licata, MD; Caterina Maria Rosaria Giorgio, MD; Graziella Babino, MD; Amalia Lupoli, MD; Isabella Sperduti, MD; Giuseppe Argenziano, MD; and Marco Ardigò, MD Drs. Agozzino, Licata, Giorgio, Babino, Lupoli, and Argenziano are with Dermatolgy Unit at the University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli in Naples, Italy.