Latest News

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 | PracticalDermatology.com, PracticalDermatology.com, Research and Publications, Psoriasis

Tweaking TWEAK May Cool Inflammation in Pso and AD

New research pinpoints a common driver of skin inflammation in both psoriasis and atopic dermatitis. The findings, published in the May 22, 2017 issue of Nature Communications, showed that TWE…

Read the full story

Monday, May 22, 2017 | PracticalDermatology.com, American Academy of Dermatology

Statement from AAD President Henry W. Lim, MD, FAAD, on the Safety of Sunscreen

“The American Academy of Dermatology wants to emphasize that sunscreen remains a safe, effective form of sun protection. As one component of a daily sun-protection strategy, sunscreen is an impo…

Read the full story

Thursday, May 18, 2017 | PracticalDermatology.com, PracticalDermatology.com, Research and Publications, La Roche-Posay

Consumer Reports: One-Third of Tested Sunscreens Delivered Less Than Half of Labeled SPF Protection

For the fifth year in a row, Consumer Reports’ testing has shown that some sunscreens failed to provide the level of protection promised on the package. Of the more than 60 lotions,…

Read the full story

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 | PracticalDermatology.com, Product Launches and Updates, Skinceuticals

SkinCeuticals Study Finds Antioxidants Protect Against Atmospheric Skin Aging

Exposure to ozone pollution zaps our collagen supply, according to new research from SkinCeuticals in partnership with Professor Giuseppe Valacchi from the University of Ferrara, I…

Read the full story

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 | Personnel/Company News, PracticalDermatology.com, PracticalDermatology.com, Product Launches and Updates, Valeant NJ

Valeant Dermatology Announces New Senior Leadership Team in Advance of SILIQ Launch

Valeant Dermatology announced a new senior leadership team, led by Bill Humphries, executive vice president and group chairman.  The team includes Michael McMyne, vice president of sales; Stac…

Read the full story

Monday, May 15, 2017 | Personnel/Company News, PracticalDermatology.com, PracticalDermatology.com, PracticalDermatology.com, PracticalDermatology.com, Johnson & Johnson, Neutrogena

CVS Pharmacy's New Long Live Skin Campaign Aims to Increase Awareness of Skin Health

CVS Pharmacy, the retail division of CVS Health, is rolling out a new multi-platform Long Live Skin campaign  to increase awareness about skin health, sun safety and proper skincare. The Long …

Read the full story

Monday, May 15, 2017 | Personnel/Company News, Research and Publications

BERG and debra of America Partner to Raise Awareness of EB

Biopharmaceutical company BERG and the non-profit patient advocacy group Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa Research Association of America (debra of America) are partnering up to help patient…

Read the full story

Monday, May 15, 2017 | American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery

The American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery Names New Officers

The American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS) introduced Mathew M. Avram, MD, JD, as its new President at the Annual Conference in April.  Dr. Avram succeeds Kristen M. Kelly, MD, w…

Read the full story

Thursday, May 11, 2017 | Research and Publications

Study: Smiling May Not Make Us Appear Younger After All

Conventional wisdom suggests that smiling makes you appear younger, but researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev in Israel beg to differ. People who smile are actually perceived as older t…

Read the full story

Tuesday, May 09, 2017 | PracticalDermatology.com, Research and Publications, American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery

RCM Imaging of Skin Granted Reimbursement Codes by CMS; Wider Adoption Likely

After more than two decades of effort, reflectance confocal microscopy (RCM) imaging of skin has been granted reimbursement codes by the US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. A report in L…

Read the full story

Tuesday, May 09, 2017 | FDA Approval/Clearance

FDA Accepts Aclaris Therapeutics’ NDA for Topical Treatment of Seborrheic Keratosis

The FDA has accepted Aclaris Therapeutics' New Drug Application (NDA) for A-101 40% topical solution, an investigational drug for the potential treatment of seborrheic keratosis (SK). The NDA acce…

Read the full story

Tuesday, May 09, 2017 | Business of Medicine, Healthcare Trends, Personnel/Company News, PracticalDermatology.com, Unilever/Dove

Unilever Ventures Invests in Nutrafol

Unilever Ventures, the venture-capital and private-equity arm of consumer packaged goods conglomerate, has emerged as lead investor at the conclusion of series A financing round for Nutrafol®. Inv…

Read the full story

Tuesday, May 09, 2017 | PracticalDermatology.com, Product Launches and Updates, Pruritus

DerMend’s New Line Takes On Mature Skin Issues

DerMend® is launching DerMend® Mature Skin Solutions.  The new product line features DerMend®Fragile Skin Moisturizing Formula, DerMend® Moisturizing Anti-Itch Lotion and …

Read the full story

Tuesday, May 09, 2017 | Product Launches and Updates

CURAD Launches CURAD SoothePlus with ARM & HAMMER Baking Soda for Enhanced Wound Care

CURAD® is rolling out CURAD SoothePlus™ Gauze and Pads which feature ARM & HAMMER™ baking soda for enhanced wound healing. Baking soda can soothe minor irritations, neutralize o…

Read the full story

Monday, May 08, 2017 | Personnel/Company News, Valeant NJ

Valeant Appoints New Dermatology and Corporate Communications Leadership Members

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. added new members to the dermatology leadership team -- Michael McMyne is the new Vice President of Sales and Stacey Williams is the new Vice President of M…

Read the full story
Load More