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Cellulite: from standing fat herniation to hypodermal stretch marks.
There are glaring discrepancies in the microanatomical descriptions of cellulite in the literature. We revisited this common skin condition in women with a microscopic examination of 39 autopsyExpand
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Ketoconazole Shampoo: Effect of Long-Term Use in Androgenic Alopecia
Background: The pathogenesis of androgenic alopecia is not fully understood. A microbial-driven inflammatory reaction abutting on the hair follicles might participate in the hair status anomaly.Expand
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EEMCO Guidance for the in vivo Assessment of Skin Greasiness
Sebaceous gland activity has four distinct components which are sebum production (a secretion rate function), storage (a volume function), surface output (a delivery rate function) and stratumExpand
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From Axioms to New Insights into Dandruff
This review addresses the current concepts about dandruff. The nature, origin and treatments of such skin conditions are scrutinized. The role of Malassezia spp. and other triggering factors isExpand
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From skin microrelief to wrinkles. An area ripe for investigation
Skin microrelief alters progressively with age. Wrinkles do not result from these changes but are superimposed upon them. Wrinkles result from structural changes in the epidermis, dermis andExpand
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A Multicenter Randomized Trial of Ketoconazole 2% and Zinc Pyrithione 1% Shampoos in Severe Dandruff and Seborrheic Dermatitis
Ketoconazole (KET) and zinc pyrithione (ZPT) are compounds active against the Malassezia spp. yeasts, which are believed to play a major role in dandruff and seborrheic dermatitis. We compared theExpand
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The Conundrum of Skin Pores in Dermocosmetology
‘Skin pore’ is a term used by lay people and in the field of cosmetology. It remains misleading when it is not clearly defined. Indeed, lay people use it with at least 3 different meanings.Expand
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Influence of Body Posture and Gravitational Forces on Shear Wave Propagation in the Skin
The body posture and gravitational forces govern in part the intrinsic skin tensile strength because they influence the orientation of the dermal fibre networks. Our objective was to assess changesExpand
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Prolonged effects of antidandruff shampoos ‐ time to recurrence of Malassezia ovalis colonization of skin
Most active antidandruff shampoos exhibit a strong activity against the yeast Malassezia ovalis. The present study was undertaken to compare the prolonged antifungal effect of three proprietaryExpand
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Effect of Hormone Replacement Therapy for Menopause on the Mechanical Properties of Skin
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the effect of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) for menopause on the mechanical properties of the skin in healthy women.
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