A Guide to Acne Care for People of Color
SATURDAY, Sept. 19, 2020 -- Dealing with acne can be especially difficult for people of color, a skin expert says. Acne affects up to 50 million people in the United States each year. For people of color, acne is often accompanied by dark spots or... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 19, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Young People's Perceptions of Acne and Acne Treatments Young People's Perceptions of Acne and Acne Treatments
A better understanding of the views of young people with acne could have important implications for self-management and treatment adherence.The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

How to Get Clear Skin: 15 Proven Tips for Fighting Acne
Title: How to Get Clear Skin: 15 Proven Tips for Fighting AcneCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 9/9/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/9/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - September 9, 2020 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Fighting cardiovascular disease with acne drug
(European Molecular Biology Laboratory) Researchers from the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) in Heidelberg and Stanford University have found the cause of dilated cardiomyopathy - a leading cause of heart failure - and identified a potential treatment for it: a drug already used to treat acne. The study was published on 8 September in Cell Reports. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 8, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Post-Acne Nasal Papules Described in a Series of Patients Post-Acne Nasal Papules Described in a Series of Patients
Nasal papules resembling angiofibromas are an underrecognized problem, particularly in patients with skin of color, researchers report.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - September 3, 2020 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

FDA Approves Topical Antiandrogen for Acne FDA Approves Topical Antiandrogen for Acne
The Food and Drug Administration has approved clascoterone 1% cream for the topical therapy of acne, providing a treatment with a novel mechanism of action for acne.FDA Approvals (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - August 28, 2020 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Alert Source Type: news

FDA Approves Winlevi (clascoterone) Cream for the Treatment of Acne
Lainate, Italy– August 27, 2020– Cassiopea SpA (SIX: SKIN), today announced that the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Winlevi (clascoterone cream 1%) for the treatment of acne in patients 12 years and older.... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals - August 27, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

How to Make Homemade Face Masks More Effective —and How to Wear Them Right
Five months after coronavirus took root in the U.S., face masks remain one of the most controversial and confusing parts of the pandemic. Changing public-health messaging hasn’t helped. In March, when personal protective equipment (PPE) was running short, top U.S. public-health officials told Americans that the general public did not need masks because they don’t fully block respiratory particles that spread COVID-19, such as those in a sick person’s cough or sneeze. Most masks are best at preventing particles from getting into the air where others might inhale them, so, at first, the U.S. Centers for Dis...
Source: TIME: Health - August 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

Two bereaved mothers share a shattering warning after an acne drug
Annabel Wright, 15, who had no history of depression, killed herself in her family home near Ripon, North Yorkshire on May 1 last year- six months after she began taking Roaccutane. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Is Best for Acne Treatment?
Title: What Is Best for Acne Treatment?Category: Procedures and TestsCreated: 8/6/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/6/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - August 6, 2020 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Acne and skin cleansing: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute
Walk down the skin care aisle at the store and you'll find row upon row of acne products.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dermatologist Dr. Dawn Davis has a piece of advice before you invest in one therapy or another. To listen, click the link below. Acne and skin cleansing (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - August 6, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Anatomy of an acne treatment
Researchers have discovered how its unique chemical structure makes the acne drug sarecycline effective — by inhibiting bacterial protein synthesis. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - August 3, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Skin care tips during the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic
Washing hands and wearing face masks are key steps to preventing COVID-19. But they can dry out your skin and cause acne. Here's how to help. Most people are washing their hands or using hand sanitizer more frequently these days. Many are also wearing face masks when in public or during work shifts, often for [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - July 27, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Expert Clarifies Guidance on Adolescent Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Expert Clarifies Guidance on Adolescent Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
The symptomatic treatment of early postmenarcheal girls at risk of PCOS is recommended to manage menstrual abnormality, hirsutism, acne, or obesity.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - July 18, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

Treat Acne Aggressively Upfront, Expert Advises Treat Acne Aggressively Upfront, Expert Advises
You want to do this with each patient at every visit so you can determine what their initial treatment's going to be and what their management going forward is going to be.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - July 9, 2020 Category: Dermatology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Ortho Dermatologics Launches ARAZLO(TM) (tazarotene) Lotion, 0.045%, In The United States
ARAZLO™ (tazarotene) Lotion, 0.045% is Indicated for the Topical Treatment of Acne Vulgaris in Patients Nine Years of Age and Older LAVAL, QC, June 23, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Bausch Health Companies Inc. (NYSE/TSX: BHC) and i... Biopharmaceuticals, Dermatology, Product Launch Bausch Health Companies, Ortho Dermatologics, ARAZLO, tazarotene, acne (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - June 23, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Alembic Pharma gets USFDA nod for generic acne treatment gel
Alembic Pharmaceuticals on Friday said its joint venture has received nod from the US health regulator for generic Adapalene gel used for treatment of acne. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - June 19, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Almirall Announces FDA Approval Of Updated Label For Seysara(R) (Sarecycline) Tablets
Seysara® is a novel oral antibiotic developed specifically for the treatment of acne It is FDA approved for the treatment of inflammatory lesions of non-nodular moderate to severe acne vulgaris in patients nine years of age and older(1) Seysara&r... Biopharmaceuticals, Dermatology, FDA Almirall, Seysara, Sarecycline, acne (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - June 18, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Milk Chocolate, Dairy and Fatty Foods Tied to Acne in Adults
Title: Milk Chocolate, Dairy and Fatty Foods Tied to Acne in AdultsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 6/11/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/12/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - June 12, 2020 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

5 Benefits that make aloe vera fantastic for skin health
(Natural News) Aloe vera gel is a natural moisturizer and it is commonly used as an ingredient in various skin care products. From fighting acne to soothing inflamed skin, here are five health benefits of this amazing succulent plant. Using aloe vera gel as a home remedy Aloe vera stems store water. To survive in... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Milk Chocolate, Dairy and Fatty Foods Tied to Acne in Adults
THURSDAY, June 11, 2020 -- Are you plagued by acne even though you're way past puberty? A new report might have you avoiding certain foods. The study of more than 24,000 French adults found that sweet and greasy fare -- especially milk chocolate,... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - June 11, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Chocolate, Dairy And Fatty Foods Can Cause Acne, Study Finds
(CNN) — If you’re an acne sufferer who has long thought chocolate, sweets, dairy and other fatty foods made your acne worse — even though your doctor said it was all in your head, not your face — you’ve been vindicated. Consumption of milk, sugary drinks, and fatty and sugary foods does appear to be associated with breakouts of acne, according to a new study of nearly 25,000 French adults. The research was published Wednesday in the journal JAMA Dermatology. “This is an important study, and it adds to the body of evidence which has found that certain eating patterns may be one factor pla...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - June 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News Syndicated CBSN Boston CNN Source Type: news

Chocolate, dairy and fatty foods can cause acne, study finds
If you're an acne sufferer who has long thought chocolate, sweets, dairy and other fatty foods made your acne worse — even though your doctor said it was all in your head, not your face — you've been vindicated. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - June 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How To Keep Your Skin Healthy While Constantly Wearing A Face Mask
BOSTON (CBS) – If you go out nowadays and you can’t social distance, you’re supposed to wear a mask. But they’re not always comfortable and they can irritate your skin. Across the country, front line health care workers are sharing stories about what happens after wearing a mask for hours at a time. Some get little bumps all around their mouth or they have breakouts on their chins. There’s also the itchiness and redness. Some nurses have coined the term “co-zits” and others are calling it “maskne.” Dermatologist Dr. Rajani Katta at Baylor College of Medicine says when s...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - June 8, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Covid-19 Boston, MA Health Healthcare Status Healthwatch Syndicated Local Coronavirus Dr. Mallika Marshall Source Type: news

How to get rid of spots: Take this natural supplement daily to clear up your acne
HOW TO get rid of spots: Acne sufferers often report physical pain and psychological distress as a result of their skin condition but there are supplements shown to help. In fact, taking a mineral supplement led to a 100 percent reduction in one study. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ultraviolet Light Treats Influenza?
The healing power of ultraviolet light (UV) has flown under the radar for decades. Yet, it’s one of the most powerful detoxifying agents known to man. It kills bacteria and viruses and can be used in a clinical setting. The therapeutic benefits of light have been known for millennia. Hippocrates, the father of modern medicine, believed light was essential to balance the body and emotions. And there is good reason why, during the Spanish flu pandemic of 1918, medics discovered that severely ill patients had hugely better recovery rates when they were nursed outside and had regular exposure to sunlight.1 You see, UV r...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - May 21, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Dr.A.Sears Tags: Health Source Type: news

How to get rid of spots: Apply this to your face twice a day to ease mild to moderate acne
HOW TO get rid of spots: Acne can be painful and leave you feeling self-conscious. Fortunately, there are proven ways to ease an outbreak, including applying a natural oil to your face, suggests research. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 15, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Causes Hidradenitis Suppurativa
(Acne Inversa)? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - May 6, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Clascoterone Cream Safe, Effective for Acne Treatment
THURSDAY, April 23, 2020 -- Clascoterone cream, 1 percent, appears to be safe and effective for the treatment of acne, according to a study published online April 22 in JAMA Dermatology. Adelaide Hebert, M.D., from the University of Texas Health... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 23, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Probiotics May Help Reduce Mild-to-Moderate Acne Symptoms
FRIDAY, April 17, 2020 -- The use of probiotics as an adjunct therapy may help in the management of acne vulgaris, according to a review published online April 7 in Dermatologic Therapy. Azadeh Goodarzi, M.D., from the Iran University of Medical... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 17, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Anxiety, depression, and suicidal ideation amongst patients with facial dermatoses (acne, rosacea, perioral dermatitis, and folliculitis) in Lithuania - Lukavi čiūtė L, Ganceviciene R, Navickas P, Navickas A, Grigaitiene J, Zouboulis CC.
BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVE: Skin diseases, especially those with visible manifestation, are considered to cause a major influence on global mental health. Therefore, we determined the prevalence and severity of anxiety, depression, and suicidal ideation in a lar... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Acne isn’t just a problem in adolescence
New treatments and tips are available for this “complex inflammatory disorder of the skin.” (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - March 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jill U. Adams Source Type: news

Coupled Blue and Red LED Therapy Efficacy for Rosacea Coupled Blue and Red LED Therapy Efficacy for Rosacea
This case series demonstrates how the use of photodynamic therapy, specifically via light-emitting diodes, can provide an effective, safe, and well-tolerated alternative treatment for acne rosacea.Journal of Medical Case Reports (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Journal Article Source Type: news

Featured Review: Topical benzoyl peroxide for acne
As a common skin disease, acne vulgaris affects the physical, mental, and social well-being of millions of adolescents and young adults. A wide range of treatments for acne vulgaris are available, and topical topical benzoyl peroxide (BPO) has been recommended as a priority therapy to be used alone or combined with other topical or oral treatments, depending on acne severity. However, the benefits and harms of BPO have yet to be evaluated.BPO comes in a gel or face wash, as a prescription medicine or sold over the counter at a lower strength, under well-known brand names such as Clean and Clear, Neutrogena and Clearasil.Th...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - March 17, 2020 Category: Information Technology Authors: Katie Abbotts Source Type: news

Doctors urged to reconsider controversial acne drug
(University of California - Riverside) Acne treatment including the highly effective acne medication isotretinoin should be made more readily available despite reports of its association with depression and teen suicide, a study recommends. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - March 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Online hospitals – the journey from East to West
Imagine a world where you are sitting at your desk in the offices of a large company and you start to feel unwell. You take the lift to the ground floor to a vending machine in the lobby. You login and explain your symptoms to the machine. It gives you a diagnosis, prescribes your medication, you pay for it and it dispenses it on the spot. Far-fetched? No. This is the Ping An Good Doctor ‘One Minute Clinic’ launched by Chinese health-tech company Ping An Healthcare and Technology in April last year. Powered by Artificial Intelligence (AI), when a patient makes an inquiry, an algorithm identifies and s...
Source: EyeForPharma - March 13, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Katie Osborne Source Type: news

Online hospitals – the journey from East to West
Imagine a world where you are sitting at your desk in the offices of a large company and you start to feel unwell. You take the lift to the ground floor to a vending machine in the lobby. You login and explain your symptoms to the machine. It gives you a diagnosis, prescribes your medication, you pay for it and it dispenses it on the spot. Far-fetched? No. This is the Ping An Good Doctor ‘One Minute Clinic’ launched by Chinese health-tech company Ping An Healthcare and Technology in April last year. Powered by Artificial Intelligence (AI), when a patient makes an inquiry, an algorithm identifies and s...
Source: EyeForPharma - March 13, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Katie Osborne Source Type: news

Does coconut oil help scars heal?
  More than a cooking ingredient, coconut oil has moisturizing properties that can work wonders for your skin. Some people use coconut oil regularly to hydrate their dry skin, while others have found it works especially well for reducing, even if not typically eliminating, the appearance of scarring. Here’s your quick guide to using coconut oil for scar treatment: Coconut oil may help reduce the appearance of scarring. The potential healing properties Coconut oil provides a thick, hydrating layer on the skin as it heals. Such moisturizing may help with early scar treatment, especially when the damage...
Source: Advanced Tissue - March 11, 2020 Category: Dermatology Authors: AdvancedTissue Tags: Wound healing Source Type: news

Got zits? Three new teen acne products from L.A. might offer relief
Skin-care brands are wanting to address an unfilled gap in the beauty space: the challenges of teen skin. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - February 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Melissa Magsaysay Source Type: news

Taming hormones with food: physician resolves infertility, diabetes, & other conditions
(Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine) Nutrition researcher and New York Times bestselling author Neal Barnard, MD, demonstrates how foods affect our hormones--and our health--in his new book, Your Body in Balance. Dr. Barnard shares the science behind how common conditions--like infertility, weight gain, menopausal symptoms, breast and prostate cancers, thyroid problems, and acne--are fueled by hormones that are hidden in or influenced by the foods we eat. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - February 13, 2020 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Racial Differences Seen in Acne Treatment for U.S. Patients Racial Differences Seen in Acne Treatment for U.S. Patients
Black patients may be less likely than whites to receive aggressive treatment for acne, a new study suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 6, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Racial differences seen in acne treatment for U.S. patients
(Reuters Health) - Black patients may be less likely than whites to receive aggressive treatment for acne, a new study suggests. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 5, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Racial/Ethnic, Sex, Insurance Disparities ID'd in Acne Care
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 5, 2020 -- Racial/ethnic, sex, and insurance-based disparities are seen in acne care, according to a study published online Feb. 5 in JAMA Dermatology. John S. Barbieri, M.D., from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 5, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Is Vaping a Scourge on Your Skin?
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 5, 2020 -- Burns on the face, arms and hands that require skin grafts. Acne boils and ugly rashes. Black hairy tongue and other oral lesions. These are some of the ways that vaping can do serious damage to someone's skin, a new... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 5, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

How to Avoid a Breakout When You Work Out
SATURDAY, Jan. 25, 2020 -- While working out might boost your health and mood, it also might cause your skin to break out. But don't kick your New Year's resolutions to the curb just yet, because dermatologists say that exercise-induced acne can be... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 25, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Woman, 22, shares candid selfies of severe acne which suddenly broke out across her entire face
Mariia Bilenka, 22, from Kiev in Ukraine, had clear skin in autumn 2019 but her skin broke out in acne when she moved to Germany and started working as an au pair away from her family. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Patient-reported Outcome Measure Evaluating Acne Treatment Patient-reported Outcome Measure Evaluating Acne Treatment
The authors developed an instrument to provide the dermatology community with a patient-reported measure for acne that can be applied in clinical trials, research, and patient care.The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Eczema, acne and skin-picking: 'More mental health help needed'
More importance needs to be placed on the psychological effects of skin conditions, a charity says. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - January 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sol-Gel acne cream reduces marks in late-stage studies, shares soar
Sol-Gel Technologies Ltd's shares more than tripled in value on Monday after the company said its lead acne drug candidate, Twyneo, met the main goal of reducing marks in two late-stage studies. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news