Volume: June 2022, Issue 1

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Hot Topics at a Glance



  • AARS BoD Member Emmy Graber invites you to earn free CME!

New Medical Research

  • Investigation of systemic immune-inflammation index and systemic inflammation response index as an indicator of the anti-inflammatuary effect of isotretinoin in patients with acne vulgaris.
  • Tazarotene 0.045% lotion for females with acne: Analysis of two adult age groups.
  • The many faces of pediatric acne: How to tailor nonprescription acne treatment and skincare using cleansers and moisturizers.
  • A novel technique in reducing sebum production and improving atrophic acne scars.
  • Advances in topical management of adolescent facial and truncal acne: A phase 3 pooled analysis of safety and efficacy of trifarotene 0.005% cream.
  • Thermosensitive gel based on cellulose derivative for topical delivery of propolis in acne treatment.
  • Skin fractional scar treatment with a new carbon dioxide scanner: Histological and clinical evaluation.
  • Exploring the clinical efficacy of a self-made acne prescription based on high-throughput sequencing.
  • Holistic health record for hidradenitis suppurativa patients.
  • A new topical candidate in acne treatment: Characterization of the meclozine hydrochloride as an anti-inflammatory compound from in vitro to a preliminary clinical study.

Clinical Reviews

  • Oral vitamin A for acne management: A possible substitute for isotretinoin.
  • Improving rosacea outcomes in skin of color patients: A review on the nuances in the treatment and the use of cleansers and moisturizers.
  • Never give up! Continued progress in development of topical therapies for acne is a good thing.
  • Hormonal therapies in the management of acne vulgaris.
  • A mini-review on solid lipid nanoparticles and nanostructured lipid carriers: Topical delivery of phytochemicals for the treatment of acne vulgaris.
  • Insights of lipid vesicular and particulate carrier mediated approach for acne management.
  • New treatments and new assessment instruments for hidradenitis suppurativa.
  • Methods for the improvement of acne scars used in dermatology and cosmetology: A review.
  • Enhancing topical pharmacotherapy for acne and rosacea: Vehicle choices and outcomes.


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