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The effect of ceramide-containing skin care products on eczema resolution duration.

@article{Draelos2008TheEO,
  title={The effect of ceramide-containing skin care products on eczema resolution duration.},
  author={Z. Draelos},
  journal={Cutis},
  year={2008},
  volume={81 1},
  pages={
          87-91
        }
}
  • Z. Draelos
  • Published 2008
  • Medicine
  • Cutis
  • Eczema is a common dermatologic condition that affects children as well as adults and is related to a defective skin barrier, which is most commonly caused by damage to the intercellular lipids from improper selection of skin cleansers and moisturizers. A new concept in skin care is the incorporation of ceramides into therapeutic cleansers and moisturizers. Ceramides are important components of the intercellular lipids that are necessary to link the protein-rich corneocytes into a waterproof… CONTINUE READING
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