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Overview of Skin Aging and Photoaging DERMATOLOGY NURSING

  title={Overview of Skin Aging and Photoaging DERMATOLOGY NURSING},
  author={Y. Helfrich and D. Sachs and J. Voorhees},
One of the more common dermatologic concerns in patients is aging skin. In a culture that is often called “youth-obsessed,” patients increasingly look for creams and procedures that can improve the appearance of their skin. In 2004, U.S. retail sales of cosmeceuticals, cosmetic products purported to have medicinal or drug-like benefits, accounted for over $12.4 billion. By 2010, the anti-aging market is expected to account for over $16.5 billion in sales (Choi & Berson, 2006). Research into… CONTINUE READING
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