Medical News Today: How to get rid of ice pick scars
Ice pick scars are small, deep scars that can develop following severe acne. A person cannot usually treat ice pick scars at home, but a number of professional treatments can help reduce their appearance. Learn more here.
ConclusionsReductions in atrophic acne scars and acne lesions observed after 24 weeks of treatment with A0.3/BPO2.5 gel were maintained with treatment up to 48 weeks. The additional improvement in atrophic scar count with 48 weeks’ A0.3/BPO2.5 treatment, compared to delayed application at 24 weeks, highlights the importance of early initiation of effective acne treatment to prevent and reduce the formation of acne scars.Trial registrationClinicalTrials.gov identifier NCT02735421.
Conclusions: Instagram may have utility in elucidating patient behavior and attitudes. Dermatologists should increase their social media presence in order to disqualify any incorrect information endorsed in 'popular' or commonly viewed posts. PMID: 31190574 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Conclusion: The topical medical device has shown to be clinically effective and well tolerated for the treatment of mild acne. Side effects were mild, transient and well tolerated. The results of our study demonstrated a high tolerability of this new combination of benzoylperoxide 4% and retinol. Furthermore, our results suggested that the studied compound could be considered as a "maintenance treatment" after specific pharmacological treatment, even in more severe types of acne. PMID: 31190944 [PubMed]
-- Rosacea is a common skin disease that triggers symptoms from a red face to acne-like breakouts. Of the four types, each requires a different treatment, says the American Academy of Dermatology. Flare-ups can be reduced by finding and avoiding...
ie IB Abstract The aim of the 25 and Up (25Up) study was to assess a wide range of psychological and behavioral risk factors behind mental illness in a large cohort of Australian twins and their non-twin siblings. Participants had already been studied longitudinally from the age of 12 and most recently in the 19Up study (mean age = 26.1 years, SD = 4.1, range = 20-39). This subsequent wave follows up these twins several years later in life (mean age = 29.7 years, SD = 2.2, range = 22-44). The resulting data set enables additional detailed investigations of genetic pathways underlying psychiatr...
Although AK is uncommon in Asians, this diagnosis must be suspected if specific clinical picture is seen. Early treatment is advised to avoid scarring alopecia but to avoid firmness of these plaques. Although we need to further investigate, IL ‐6 could be a new target for the development of novel treatments. AbstractAlthough AK is uncommon in Asians, this diagnosis must be suspected if specific clinical picture is seen. Early treatment is advised to avoid scarring alopecia but to avoid firmness of these plaques. Although we need to further investigate, IL ‐6 could be a new target for the development of novel treatments.
Everyone can benefit from a personalized skin care routine. Black skin is prone to certain issues, including acne and hyperpigmentation. Here, we list five skin care steps for black skin.
Updated Date: Jun 13, 2019 EST
Conclusion: Topical SC-CM could potentially enhance the efficacy of FCL. However, PRP seems to be a better alternative. PMID: 31180258 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Updated Date: Jun 12, 2019 EST