Pigmentation Disorders

Cases Detail Leukomelanoderma Following Topical Skin Cream Use

August 23, 2017

Two cases documented in patients taking hydroquinone at a concentration of 7 to 10 percent

Confetti-Like Depigmentation May Predict Vitiligo Progression

July 27, 2015

Confetti-like depigmentation may be a marker of rapidly progressing vitiligo.

RA Drug May Also Help Ease Vitiligo

June 25, 2015

Researchers report that a drug for rheumatoid arthritis may be a promising treatment for vitiligo.

Atopic Dermatitis Greater Among Vitiligo, Alopecia Areata Patients

December 05, 2014

The prevalence of atopic dermatitis (AD) is higher among patients with vitiligo or alopecia areata (AA), according to new research.

Cosmetic Camouflage Benefits Youth With Vascular, Pigmentary Issues

November 03, 2014

Cosmetic camouflage can improve quality of life in children and adolescents with visible vascular and pigmentary anomalies.

Teledermatology Is Reliable for Initial Triage Consultations

February 18, 2014

Teledermatology is reliable for initial triage of patients, according to a study published online.

Botanical Extracts May Aid in Lightening Hyperpigmentation

January 30, 2014

Botanical extracts may be helpful in the treatment of hyperpigmentation, although identification of hyperpigmentation subtype may be important for treatment prognosis.

3D Imaging Captures Changes in Port Wine Stains

November 21, 2013

Three-dimensional (3D) high precision surface imaging can be used to monitor changes in the area and volume of port wine stains following laser treatment.

Tri-Luma Cream Available Again for Melasma

February 12, 2013

Galderma announced that Tri-Luma (fluocinolone acetonide 0.01%, hydroquinone 4%, tretinoin 0.05%) cream is available again for short-term treatment (up to 8 weeks) of moderate to severe melasma of the face, in the presence of measures for sun avoidance, including the use of sunscreens.

Phase+ Line Launched for Diabetic Skin Care

December 03, 2012

Naterra announced the launch of Phase+, a skin care line designed to address the cosmetic effects for patients with diabetes.