Cosmetic Dermatology Articles & Stories :

Gray Hair and Vitilgo Cure Discovered

Gray Hair and Vitilgo Cure Discovered

A new compound that reverses oxidative stress and could provide a cure for loss of skin and hair color has been discovered by UK and Germany researchers. This compound, a modified pseudoatalase, could make the need for hair dyes to cover up gray hair could be a thing of the past, according to ... Read More


In Times of Recession, Botox Beats Out Facelifts

In Times of Recession, Botox Beats Out Facelifts

Cosmetic surgeons are saying that surgeries such as facelifts and breast augmentations are down, while procedures that don't entail going under the knife - and which are less expensive - are up. Read More


Cosmetic Laser Surgery: The Cutting Edge

Cosmetic Laser Surgery: The Cutting Edge

Laser surgery has become the cutting edge in cosmetic medicine. Why? Because it's able to accomplish just as much as invasive surgical techniques in less time and with faster recovery rates. Using laser surgical techniques is also more precise, and produces less bleeding, bruising and scarrin... Read More


Injectable Fillers Produce Youthful Appearance

Injectable Fillers Produce Youthful Appearance

The latest strategy to overcome wrinkles, sagging facial flesh, bony hands and flappy earlobes is under-the-skin injections of cosmetic fillers with exotic names like Restylane, Radiesse, Sculptra, ArteFill, Juvéderm, Ultra Plus and Perlane. The idea behind all of these fillers is to i... Read More


Expert Commentary: James Platis, M.D. - 11/04/2009

Expert Commentary: James Platis, M.D. - 11/04/2009

Here are a few more thoughts about encountering the sun during the summer season. Driving without sunscreen: Of course applying daily sunscreen is a good idea, especially in the summer. But it's important to note that there are many moisturizers available that contain sunscreen and would be... Read More


Adult Acne

Adult Acne

Something as simple as looking at her reflection in the mirror was enough to cause Rachel Boland significant emotional pain. ďItís brought me to tears when Iím sitting in front of my mirror,Ē says Rachel Boland. 32 year old Rachel has been battling adult acne since she graduated high school. ... Read More


Winterizing Your Skin

Winterizing Your Skin

Once autumn arrives, Michael Panella can be found spending a lot of time outdoors. He loves taking on home projects that allow him to work in his back yard. But, the dropping temperature causes Michaelís rosacea, a flushing and redness of the skin, to flare up. ďMy cheeks, the bridge of my no... Read More


Men and Skin Protection

Men and Skin Protection

With the waning weeks of summer, this is the time that weíre hitting the pools and beaches strong, trying to catch the last vestiges of the sun. But men, listen up: you donít worry enough about your skin, according to the latest research. It's almost like you have to whack it into the brains o... Read More



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