Volume: November 2021, Issue 1

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Hot Topics at a Glance


Industry News

  • Sun Pharma’s WINLEVI for acne now available.
  • New international recommendations for treating acne scars with energy-based devices.

New Medical Research

  • Hydrogel composite containing azelaic acid and tea tree essential oil as a therapeutic strategy for propionibacterium and testosterone-induced acne.
  • Exploring metformin as a candidate drug for rosacea through network pharmacology and experimental validation.
  • Thymol-loaded PLGA nanoparticles: An efficient approach for acne treatment.
  • Long-term effect of azelaic acid peel on sebum production in acne.
  • A novel biocompatible herbal extract-loaded hydrogel for acne treatment and repair.
  • Interaction between body weight status and spicy food consumption on the risk of rosacea: A multi-central, hospital-based, case-control study.
  • Long-term inflammatory rosacea management with subantibiotic dose oral doxycycline 40 mg modified-release capsules once daily.
  • Effects of prednisolone derivative and panaxydol: Biosurfactants on cell wall integrity of acne-causing resistant bacteria.
  • Conformational polymorphs of isotretinoin and their impact on physicochemical and biological properties.
  • Transcriptomics analysis indicates trifarotene reverses acne-related gene expression changes.
  • Environmental, inflammatory, and anti-inflammatory squad in acne vulgaris pathogenesis: AhR, IL-36, and IL-38.

Clinical Reviews

  • A surgical management for severe rhinophyma with five-blade scratcher.
  • Painting CROSS TCA technique: Modification of the CROSS method for the treatment of atrophic acne scars-Case series.
  • Effects of topical retinoids on acne and post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation in patients with skin of color: A clinical review and implications for practice.
  • Propanediol (and) caprylic acid (and) xylitol as a new single topical active ingredient against acne: In vitro and in vivo efficacy assays.
  • Energy-based devices for the treatment of acne scars: 2021 international consensus recommendations.
  • Acne and rosacea in skin of color.
  • Isotretinoin use for acne in obese and overweight young people: A retrospective study.
  • Vulvoperineal hidradenitis suppurativa: diagnosis, treatment, and management of deformities.

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