The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology

Providing dermatologists with peer-reviewed, evidence-based information on the latest treatment options, new techniques, and practice management issues

CURRENT ISSUE: VOL. 9, ISSUE 3, MARCH 2016

Ferrofluid-associated Cutaneous Dyschromia Discoloration of Hand and Fingers Following Accidental Exposure to Ferromagnetic Fluid

aPhilip R. Cohen, MD; b,cKenneth S. Arfa, MD aDepartment of Dermatology, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California; bThe University of Houston Health Center, University of Houston, Houston, Texas; cPrivate Practice, Bellaire, Texas Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest.   Abstract Background: Ferrofluid is a colloidal suspension that usually consists of […]

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Benzocaine/Lidocaine/Tetracaine Cream Report of Corneal Damage and Review

Metavee Boonsiri, MD; Katherine C. Marks, MD; Chérie M. Ditre, MD Cosmetic Enhancement Center, Penn Medicine in Radnor, University of Pennsylvania, Radnor, Pennsylvania Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest.    Abstract Practitioners are increasingly using topical anesthetics in the field of dermatology. Application of topical anesthetics prior to performing dermatologic procedures has […]

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Activity of Dapsone versus Community and Hospital Pathogens from the Canward Study

aGeorge G. Zhanel, PhD; bJames Q. Del Rosso, DO aProfessor, Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, College of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba; Director of Canadian Antimicrobial Resistance Alliance, Manitoba, Canada; bAdjunct Clinical Professor (Dermatology), Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Henderson, Nevada Disclosure: Dr. Zhanel received research grant support from […]

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Experimental Evidence in Hair Restoration Procedures Plucked Hair Survival and Growth Rate

Edoardo Raposio, PhD; Giorgia Caruana, MD Department of Surgical Sciences, Plastic Surgery Unit, University of Parma, and Cutaneous, Mini-invasive, Regenerative and Plastic Surgery Unit, Parma University Hospital, Parma, Italy Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest. Abstract Background: Limitations of hair restoration procedures are the amount of hairs available and the invasiveness of […]

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Correlation Between the Evaluation of Pigmented Lesions by a Multi-spectral Digital Skin Lesion Analysis Device and the Clinical and Histological Features of Melanoma

aRichard R. Winkelmann, DO; bDarrell S. Rigel, MD, MS; cLaura Ferris, MD, PhD; dArthur Sober, MD; eNatalie Tucker, BS; fClay J. Cockerell, MD aRigel Dermatology, New York, New York; bDepartment of Dermatology, New York University, New York, New York; bDepartment of Dermatology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; dHarvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts; eMELA Sciences Inc., […]

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Efficacy and Tolerability of a Combined 445nm and 630nm Over-the-counter Light Therapy Mask with and without Topical Salicylic Acid versus Topical Benzoyl Peroxide for the Treatment of Mild-to-moderate Acne Vulgaris

a,bMark S. Nestor, MD, PhD; aNicole Swenson, DO; aAngela Macri, DO; aMitchell Manway, DO; aPaige Paparone, DO aCenter for Clinical and Cosmetic Research and Center for Cosmetic Enhancement, Aventura, Florida; bDepartment of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida Disclosure: Dr. Nestor is a consultant to La Lumiere LLC, […]

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In-office Painless Aminolevulinic Acid Photodynamic Therapy A Proof of Concept Study and Clinical Experience in More Than 100 Patients

George M. Martin, MD Dr. George Martin Dermatology Associates, Kihei, Maui, Hawaii Disclosure: Dr. Martin is a speaker, advisory board member, and consultant for Dusa/Sun and Valeant and a speaker and advisory board member for Leo. Abstract Objective: To evaluate the efficacy, safety, and pain of in-office “painless” aminolevulinic acid photodynamic therapy aimed at decreasing […]

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Long-term Efficacy of Micro-focused Ultrasound with Visualization for Lifting and Tightening Lax Facial and Neck Skin Using a Customized Vectoring Treatment Method

William Philip Werschler, MD; Pam Schell Werschler, Psy.D, ARNP, DNC Premier Clinical Research, Spokane, Washington Disclosure: This study was sponsored by Merz Device Innovation Center, Mesa, Arizona.   Abstract Background: Micro-focused ultrasound with visualization has been cleared by the United States Food and Drug Administration to noninvasively lift the eyebrow, lift submental and neck tissue, […]

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Fixed Combination Aerosol Foam Calcipotriene 0.005% (Cal) Plus Betamethasone Dipropionate 0.064% (BD) is More Efficacious than Cal or BD Aerosol Foam Alone for Psoriasis Vulgaris A Randomized, Double-blind, Multicenter, Three-arm, Phase 2 Study

aMark Lebwohl, MD; bStephen Tyring, MD; cMichael Bukhalo, MD; dJavier Alonso-Llamazares, MD; eMartin Olesen, MD, PhD; eDavid Lowson, BSc, MSc; fPaul Yamauchi, MD aDepartment of Dermatology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York; bDepartment of Dermatology, University of Texas, Houston, Texas; cAltman Dermatology Associates, Arlington Heights, Illinois; dDepartment of Dermatology, VA […]

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Onychomycosis of Toenails and Post-hoc Analyses with Efinaconazole 10% Solution Once-daily Treatment Impact of Disease Severity and Other Concomitant Associated Factors on Selection of Therapy and Therapeutic Outcomes

James Q. Del Rosso, DO, FAOCD Clinical Professor (Dermatology), Adjunct Faculty, Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Henderson, Nevada; Private Practice, Lakes Dermatology, Las Vegas, Nevada; Research Director, Del Rosso Dermatology Research Center, Las Vegas, Nevada Disclosure: Dr. Del Rosso serves as a consultant (C) and/or speaker?(S) for several companies that currently market and/or are […]

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Confetti-like Sparing A Diagnostic Clinical Feature of Melasma

aDouglas C. Wu, MD, PhD; bRichard E. Fitzpatrick, MD; bMitchel P. Goldman, MD aGoldman, Butterwick, Groff, Fabi and Wu Cosmetic Laser Dermatology, San Diego, California; bGoldman, Butterwick, Fitzpatrick, Groff and Fabi: Cosmetic Laser Dermatology, San Diego, California Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest.   Abstract Diagnostic uncertainty when a patient presents with […]

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A Novel Technique of Supra Superficial Musculoaponeurotic System Hyaluronic Acid Injection for Lower Face Lifting

a,bSinijchaya Sahawatwong, MD; a,cPunyaphat Sirithanabadeekul, MD; dVasiyapha Patanajareet, MD; aPenpun Wattanakrai, MD; a,bWilai Thanasarnaksorn, MD aDivision of Dermatology, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand; bSamitivej Esthetics Institute, Samitivej Sukhumvit Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand; cDivision of Dermatology, Chulabhorn International College of Medicine, Thammasat University, Prathumthani, Thailand; dDepartment of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine,Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol […]

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Ferrofluid-associated Cutaneous Dyschromia Discoloration of Hand and Fingers Following Accidental Exposure to Ferromagnetic Fluid

| March 1, 2016

aPhilip R. Cohen, MD; b,cKenneth S. Arfa, MD aDepartment of Dermatology, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California; bThe University of Houston Health Center, University of Houston, Houston, Texas; cPrivate Practice, Bellaire, Texas Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest.   Abstract Background: Ferrofluid is a colloidal suspension that usually consists of […]

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Benzocaine/Lidocaine/Tetracaine Cream Report of Corneal Damage and Review

| March 1, 2016

Metavee Boonsiri, MD; Katherine C. Marks, MD; Chérie M. Ditre, MD Cosmetic Enhancement Center, Penn Medicine in Radnor, University of Pennsylvania, Radnor, Pennsylvania Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest.    Abstract Practitioners are increasingly using topical anesthetics in the field of dermatology. Application of topical anesthetics prior to performing dermatologic procedures has […]

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Activity of Dapsone versus Community and Hospital Pathogens from the Canward Study

| March 1, 2016

aGeorge G. Zhanel, PhD; bJames Q. Del Rosso, DO aProfessor, Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, College of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba; Director of Canadian Antimicrobial Resistance Alliance, Manitoba, Canada; bAdjunct Clinical Professor (Dermatology), Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Henderson, Nevada Disclosure: Dr. Zhanel received research grant support from […]

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Experimental Evidence in Hair Restoration Procedures Plucked Hair Survival and Growth Rate

| March 1, 2016

Edoardo Raposio, PhD; Giorgia Caruana, MD Department of Surgical Sciences, Plastic Surgery Unit, University of Parma, and Cutaneous, Mini-invasive, Regenerative and Plastic Surgery Unit, Parma University Hospital, Parma, Italy Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest. Abstract Background: Limitations of hair restoration procedures are the amount of hairs available and the invasiveness of […]

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Correlation Between the Evaluation of Pigmented Lesions by a Multi-spectral Digital Skin Lesion Analysis Device and the Clinical and Histological Features of Melanoma

| March 1, 2016

aRichard R. Winkelmann, DO; bDarrell S. Rigel, MD, MS; cLaura Ferris, MD, PhD; dArthur Sober, MD; eNatalie Tucker, BS; fClay J. Cockerell, MD aRigel Dermatology, New York, New York; bDepartment of Dermatology, New York University, New York, New York; bDepartment of Dermatology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; dHarvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts; eMELA Sciences Inc., […]

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Efficacy and Tolerability of a Combined 445nm and 630nm Over-the-counter Light Therapy Mask with and without Topical Salicylic Acid versus Topical Benzoyl Peroxide for the Treatment of Mild-to-moderate Acne Vulgaris

| March 1, 2016

a,bMark S. Nestor, MD, PhD; aNicole Swenson, DO; aAngela Macri, DO; aMitchell Manway, DO; aPaige Paparone, DO aCenter for Clinical and Cosmetic Research and Center for Cosmetic Enhancement, Aventura, Florida; bDepartment of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida Disclosure: Dr. Nestor is a consultant to La Lumiere LLC, […]

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