Volume: December 2022, Issue 1

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Hot Topics at a Glance


Industry News

  • FDA clears the Accure Laser System for the treatment of mild to severe inflammatory acne vulgaris.

New Medical Research

  • Long-pulsed Nd: YAG laser (1064 nm) versus intralesional botulinum toxin type (A) in acne vulgaris therapy: A split face study.
  • A topical combination regimen of benzoyl peroxide and retinol moisturizer for mild to moderate acne.
  • Intradermal injection of poly-d, l-lactic acid using microneedle fractional radiofrequency for acne scars: An open-label prospective trial.
  • Sulforaphene attenuates cutibacterium acnes-induced inflammation.
  • Evaluation of hematological parameters in patients using systemic isotretinoin with diagnosis of acne vulgaris.
  • Long-pulsed Nd:YAG laser using an "in motion" setting to treat telangiectatic rosacea.
  • Carbon peeling laser treatment to improve skin texture, pores and acne lesions: A retrospective study.
  • The effectiveness of fractional carbondioxyde laser and microneedle radiofrequency on acne scars.
  • Improvements in acne and skin oiliness with tazarotene 0.045% lotion in patients with oily skin.
  • Topical methylene blue nanoformulation for the photodynamic therapy of acne vulgaris.
  • Evaluation of subclinical atherosclerosis in rosacea patients by flow-mediated dilatation method.
  • Extracellular electrons transferred from honey probiotic Bacillus circulans inhibits inflammatory acne vulgaris.
  • Effect of 30% supramolecular salicylic acid peel on skin microbiota and inflammation in patients with moderate-to-severe acne vulgaris.
  • A pilot study of clindamycin phosphate 1.2% and benzoyl peroxide 3.75% combination gel in the treatment of perimenstrual acne.
  • Characteristics of rosacea and similar diseases in patients wearing face masks.

Clinical Reviews

  • Treatment of acne vulgaris during pregnancy and lactation: A narrative review.
  • Advances in pharmacotherapy for rosacea: What is the current state of the art?
  • Role of topical spironolactone in the treatment of acne: A systematic review of clinical trials - Does this therapy open a path towards favorable outcomes?
  • Expert consensus on holistic skin care routine: Focus on acne, rosacea, atopic dermatitis, and sensitive skin syndrome.
  • A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials of fire needle combined with ALA-PDT for the treatment of moderate-to-severe acne.
  • Acne vulgaris in skin of color: A systematic review of the effectiveness and tolerability of current treatments.

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