Procedures in Cosmetic Dermatology Series

3rd Edition - September 26, 2014

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  • Editor: Zoe Draelos
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323298698
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323340502

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Improve your knowledge and treat patients with confidence using today’s most advanced cosmeceutical treatments and expert guidance from author Zoe Diana Draelos, MD. Cosmeceuticals, 3rd Edition, a volume in the Procedures in Cosmetic Dermatology Series, covers cutting-edge content, keeping you up to date with developments in this rapidly-moving field so you can offer your patients the latest cosmeceutical therapies with optimal results.

Key Features

  • Stay on top of more than "just the basics" concerning cosmetics and skin care and deliver the state-of-the-art expertise your patients are looking for.
  • Expand your repertoire and refine your skills with a wealth of color illustrations and photographs depicting cases as they appear in practice.

Table of Contents

  • Part One: Defining the Cosmeceutical Realm

    1 Cosmeceuticals: Function and the Skin Barrier

    Bivash R. Dasgupta, John Bajor, Dawn J. Mazzatti, Manoj Misra

    2 Cosmeceutical Formulation Considerations

    Irwin Palefsky

    3 Evaluating Cosmeceutical Efficiency

    Gary L. Grove, Jonn Damia, Tim Houser, Charles Zerweck

    Part Two: Cosmeceutical Actives

    4 Retinoids

    John E. Oblong, Bradley B. Jarrold

    5 Cosmeceutical Vitamins: Vitamin C

    Patricia K. Farris

    6 Cosmeceutical Vitamins: Vitamin B

    John E. Oblong, Holly A. Rovito

    7 Physiologic Lipids for Barrier Repair in Dermatology

    Peter M. Elias

    8 Cosmeceutical Botanicals

    Carl R. Thornfeldt

    9 Marine Botanicals

    Patricia K. Farris

    10 Cosmeceutical Metals

    James R. Schwartz, Kevin J. Mills

    11 Moisturizer and Barrier Repair Formulations

    James Q. Del Rosso

    12 Skin Lightening Agents

    Marta I. Rendon, Suzanne R. Micciantuono

    13 Antiaging Benefit Ingredients: AHAs, PHAs and Bionic Acids

    Barbara A. Green, Yamini Sabherwal

    14 Stem Cell Cosmeceuticals

    Aleksandra J. Poole, Gabriel Nistor

    15 Nutritional Antioxidants

    Karen E. Burke

    16 Endogenous Growth Factors as Cosmeceuticals

    Rahul C. Mehta, Richard E. Fitzpatrick

    17 Sunscreens

    Dee Anna Glaser

    18 Cosmeceuticals and Contact Dermatitis

    Christen M. Mowad, Lauren N. Taglia

    Part Three: The Application of Cosmeceuticals to Dermatologic Practice

    19 Wrinkles and Fine Lines

    Zoe Diana Draelos

    20 Facial Redness

    Zoe Diana Draelos

    21 Dyspigmented Skin

    Zoe Diana Draelos

    22 Oily Skin

    Zoe Diana Draelos

    23 Dry Skin

    Zoe Diana Draelos

    24 Acne

    Zoe Diana Draelos

    Part Four: Cosmeceutical Myths

    25 Acne Cosmeceutical Myths

    Zoe Diana Draelos

    26 Cosmeceutical Antiaging Myths

    Zoe Diana Draelos

    27 Botanical Cosmeceutical Myths

    Zoe Diana Draelos

    Part Five: New Research in Cosmeceuticals

    28 Gene Array Technology and the Search for Cosmeceutical Actives

    Bryan B. Fuller

    29 Future Cosmeceuticals of Dermatologic Importance

    Sarah Malerich, Nils Krueger, Neil S. Sadick

    Summary What is the Next Horizon for Cosmeceuticals?

Product details

  • No. of pages: 226
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2015
  • Published: September 26, 2014
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323298698
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323340502

About the Editor

Zoe Draelos

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC, USA; President, Dermatology Consulting Services, High Point, NC, USA

About the Series Editors

Jeffrey S. Dover

Dr. Jeffrey S. Dover is the co-director of SkinCare Physicians of Chestnut Hill, a comprehensive facility specializing in dermatology, laser and cosmetic surgery, and he is Associate Professor of Clinical Dermatology at Yale University School of Medicine, and Associate Professor of Dermatology at Brown Medical School. Dr. Dover’s research interests are Photomedicine, lasers in medicine, cosmetic laser surgery, and medical education. He is the author of over 400 scientific publications. He has co-authored and edited over 45 textbooks, many of which have been translated into French, Italian, Spanish, Russian, Polish and Chinese and are sold to physicians all over the world. Dr. Dover is the founding editor of Journal Watch for Dermatology, produced by the publishers of the New England Journal of Medicine. He is also a Past President of both the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery and the American Society for Lasers in Medicine and Surgery.

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, SkinCare Physicians, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts; Associate Professor of Clinical Dermatology at Yale University School of Medicine, and Associate Professor of Dermatology at Brown Medical School

Murad Alam

Dr. Murad Alam is an author of over 250 scientific publications and is the Editor of Archives of Dermatological Research. He is the Associate Editor of JAAD; Lasers in Medical Science; Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology; the International Journal of Women’s Dermatology, and he is the Assistant Editor of Dermatologic Surgery. Dr. Alam is series co-editor of the Procedures in Cosmetic Dermatology books and has overall edited 20 books. Dr. Alam is current President of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, and an incoming member of the Board of the American Academy of Dermatology. He is also the vice-president of the Blade and Light Society, an organization of volunteer dermatologic surgeons who perform charitable mission work to treat skin cancers and train surgical dermatologists in underserved countries. Dr. Alam’s clinical practice includes the treatment of skin cancer, as well as cosmetic dermatology, and laser surgery.

Affiliations and Expertise

Vice Chair, Department of Dermatology; Chief of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery, Department of Dermatology; Professor of Dermatology (Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery), Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery and Surgery (Organ Transplantation), Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.

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