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Sarika Ramachandran, MD, dermatologist; medical director, Yale Medicine.
Aisha Sethi, MD, dermatologist, Yale Medicine.
Steve Xu, MD, dermatologist; instructor, Northwestern Medicine Feinberg School of Medicine.
International Journal of Women’s Dermatology: “Treatment for cellulite.”
American Academy of Dermatology: “Cellulite treatments: What really works?” “10 things to try when acne won’t clear,” “New study evaluates effectiveness of vitamins for the treatment of sun-damaged skin,” “Stretch marks: “Why they appear and how to get rid of them,” “Scars: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Outcome.”
British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology: “Activated charcoal for acute overdose: a reappraisal.”
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center: “Do Charcoal Face Masks Work? The Benefits of Charcoal for Skin.”
Harvard Health Publishing, Harvard Medical School: “Do retinoids really reduce wrinkles?” “Younger skin without surgery -- what works?”
American Society for Dermatologic Surgery: “Choosing The Best Skin Care Products,” “Laser/Light Therapy,” “Intense Pulsed Light Therapy For Aging Skin.”
The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology: “Topical Vitamin C and the Skin: Mechanisms of Action and Clinical Applications,” “Chemical Burn from Vinegar Following an Internet-based Protocol for Self-removal of Nevi.”
International Journal of Molecular Sciences: “Anti-inflammatory and Skin Barrier Repair Effects of Topical Application of Some Plant Oils.”
American Osteopathic College of Dermatology: “Acne.”
The Journal of Clinical Investigation: “Skin care in the aging female: myths and truths.”
Nutrients: “The Roles of Vitamin C in Skin Health.”
Dermato-Endocrinology: “Discovering the link between nutrition and skin aging.”
Journal of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery: “Management of stretch marks (with a focus on striae rubrae.”
National Institutes of Health: “What is vitamin E and what does it do?”
Indian Dermatology Online Journal: “Moisturizers: The Slippery Road,” “Vitamin E in dermatology.”
Aesthetic Surgery Journal: “The Role of Topical Vitamin E in Scar Management: A Systematic Review.”
Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology: “Chemical burn from topical apple cider vinegar.”
Nursing for Women’s Health: “Skin Care for Women.”
JAMA Dermatology: “Consumer Preferences, Product Characteristics, and Potentially Allergenic Ingredients in Best-selling Moisturizers.”
Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner, MD on September 09, 2019
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