Botanicals in Dermatology

@article{Reuter2010BotanicalsID,
  title={Botanicals in Dermatology},
  author={Juliane Reuter and Irmgard Merfort and C M Schempp},
  journal={American Journal of Clinical Dermatology},
  year={2010},
  volume={11},
  pages={247-267}
}
Botanical extracts and single compounds are increasingly used in cosmetics but also in over-the-counter drugs and food supplements. The focus of the present review is on controlled clinical trials with botanicals in the treatment of acne, inflammatory skin diseases, skin infections, UV-induced skin damage, skin cancer, alopecia, vitiligo, and wounds. Studies with botanical cosmetics and drugs are discussed, as well as studies with botanical food supplements. Experimental research on botanicals… 
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