Restylane and people of color.

@article{Odunze2007RestylaneAP,
  title={Restylane and people of color.},
  author={Millicent Odunze and Alvin B Cohn and Julius Warren Few},
  journal={Plastic and reconstructive surgery},
  year={2007},
  volume={120 7},
  pages={2011-6}
}
BACKGROUND Ethnic skin presents a unique paradox. Its melanin content provides protection from the sun, but the same skin can react to the slightest of injuries. The safety of Restylane in patients with increased susceptibility to keloid formation, hypertrophic scarring, hypersensitivity, and hyperpigmentation has not been studied. A retrospective review was used to determine whether Fitzpatrick skin types IV to VI are associated with an increased incidence of adverse outcomes related to… CONTINUE READING

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