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Cosmeceutical Science in Clinical Practice

1st Edition

Edited by Neil S. Sadick, Mary P Lupo, Zoe Diana Draelos

CRC Press

120 pages

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Cosmeceuticals are skin-care products that fall between a cosmetic and a pharmaceutical; that is, they have active ingredients that counter skin ageing and promote skin rejuvenation. As such, they are an invaluable adjunct to the cosmetic dermatologist or plastic surgeon performing minimally invasive aesthetic procedures. Many of these products hav

Table of Contents

Ultrapotent Antioxidants and Anti-Inflammatories. Proteins and Cytokines Used for Rejuvenation. Cosmeceutical Peptides. Growth Factors. New Delivery Systems for Novel Compounds. Nutracosmeceutical Drinks: Innovation in Skin Functional Drinks. Cosmeceuticals for Hair and Nails. Cosmeceuticals for Hyperpigmentation. Cosmeceuticals in Conjunction with Lasers, Light Sources, and Energy-Based Devices. Incorporating Skin Care Products into Your Practice. Futuristic Approaches to Skin Care. Index.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / General
MEDICAL / Dermatology
MEDICAL / Surgery / Plastic & Cosmetic