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Cosmeceutical Science in Clinical Practice

1st Edition

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

CRC Press

110 pages

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Description

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 have been developed in Europe and are only now being introduced to the USA, so this guide from expert practitioners explains how best to integrate the potential of cosmeceutical products into the best international clinical practice.

Table of Contents

Ultrapotent Antioxidants and Anti-inflammatories, Laurel Naversen Geraghty , Diane S Berson , and Ranella Hirsch

Proteins and Cytokines Used for Rejuvenation, Kenneth Beer

Cosmeceutical Peptides, Susan H Weinkle and Harriet Lin Hall

Growth Factors, Rahul C Mehta and Richard E Fitzpatrick

New Delivery Systems for Novel Compounds, Zoe Diana Draelos

Nutracosmeceutical Drinks: Innovation in Skin Functional Drinks, Fredric S Brandt and Alex Cazzaniga

Cosmeceuticals for Hair and Nails, Shannon Harrison, Wilma Bergfeld, and F Alan Andersen

Cosmeceuticals for Hyperpigmentation, Andrew F Alexis, Wendy E Roberts, and Sejal K Shah

Cosmeceuticals in Conjunction with Lasers, Light Sources, and Energy-based Devices, Vic A Narurkar

Incorporating Skin Care Products into Your Practice, Mary P Lupo

Futuristic Approaches to Skin Care, Neil S Sadick

Index

About the Series

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED000000
MEDICAL / General
MED017000
MEDICAL / Dermatology
MED085030
MEDICAL / Surgery / Plastic & Cosmetic