Derm Topics

JDD September Issue Highlights

Below are the issue highlights for the September issue of the JDD.
Randomized, Double-Blinded, Split-Face Study Comparing the Efficacy and Tolerability of Two Topical Products in Melasma compares a HQ-free, retinol-free cosmetic topical brightener and HQ 4% in patients with skin types III-VI.
Complication of Soft Tissue Fillers: Prevention and Management Review highlights the various adverse effects noted with the use of fillers and discusses prevention and management.
There is a need for further evaluation of HA fillers for aesthetic use in Asia, where treatment goals may differ from western countries in Safety and Effectiveness of Hyaluronic Acid Fillers With Lidocaine for Full-Face Treatment in Asian Patients.
The Impact of COVID-19 on the Faces of Frontline Healthcare Workers provides effective and straightforward recommendations to prevent skin-related complications.
A 16-week, investigator-blinded study in patients with moderate psoriasis demonstrates Efficacy and Safety of Calcipotriene 0.005%/Betamethasone Dipropionate 0.064% Foam With Apremilast for Moderate Plaque Psoriasis.
Reconstruction of Cutaneous Defects of the Ear Using the Post-Auricular Reservoir: A Systematic Review illustrate the versatility of the post-auricular and mastoid skin reservoir for auricular repairs.
Systemic Medications of Dermatological Importance in COVID-19 reviews drugs widely used in dermatology practice with potential against SARS-Cov-2.
Cutaneous Manifestations of EGFR-Inhibitors in African Americans and Treatment Considerations highlights important management considerations in the patient population.
Biological Effects of Hyaluronic Acid Based Dermal Fillers and Laser Therapy on Human Skin Models investigates the biological effects on skin morphology and gene expression.
The Impact of Pharmacy Benefit Managers on Drug Pricing discusses what is behind the price of a medication that we see today.