In an effort to synthesize previous findings, researchers reviewed all scientific studies conducted on microneedling for the treatment of acne scars from 2009 to 2018 and have recommended randomized controlled trials that compare microneedling to other popular minimally invasive treatments.
A study conducted by researchers at Brigham and Women's Hospital shows that while the number of pregnancies has decreased, pregnancies among women taking isotretinoin have continued even after the implementation of iPLEDGE.
The Dermatology Life Quality Index (DLQI) and the non-validated Skin Discoloration Impact Evaluation Questionnaire (SDIEQ) are both effective at measuring quality of life in patients with hyperpigmentation disorders, though the SDIEQ is simpler to use, according to a new study.
Based on the comparatively unique presentation of hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) and its known psychological impacts, an international team has developed a HS-specific quality of life (QoL) measure.
Part of the rationale for developing this measure is that research into development of new treatments of HS will require measures of improvement that address patient-reported outcomes, rather than just clinical out...
The “Home Remedies for Acne Evidence List” currently includes 22 common acne home remedies that have undergone scientific investigation to answer three questions: What evidence is there? Does the remedy work? Can the remedy cause harm?
A team of researchers from Nagoya University in Japan have defined a new type of inflammatory keratinization disorder with autoinflammatory pathogenic mechanisms, which they suggest will improve diagnosis and treatment of rare skin conditions.