Effects and side‐effects of 2% progesterone cream on the skin of peri‐ and postmenopausal women: results from a double‐blind, vehicle‐controlled, randomized study

@article{Holzer2005EffectsAS,
  title={Effects and side‐effects of 2% progesterone cream on the skin of peri‐ and postmenopausal women: results from a double‐blind, vehicle‐controlled, randomized study},
  author={G. Holzer and E. Riegler and H. H{\"o}nigsmann and S. Farokhnia and B. Schmidt},
  journal={British Journal of Dermatology},
  year={2005},
  volume={153}
}
  • G. Holzer, E. Riegler, +2 authors B. Schmidt
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • British Journal of Dermatology
  • Background  For many years topical progesterone has been prescribed by gynaecologists as an antiageing and skin‐firming treatment, without any clinical scientific evidence of its effects, tolerability and safety when applied to skin. 
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