Accelerated resolution of laser-induced bruising with topical 20% arnica: a rater-blinded randomized controlled trial.

BACKGROUND Dermatological procedures can result in disfiguring bruises that resolve slowly. OBJECTIVES To assess the comparative utility of topical formulations in hastening the resolution of skin bruising. METHODS Healthy volunteers, age range 21-65 years, were enrolled for this double (patient and rater) blinded randomized controlled trial. For each… CONTINUE READING