Differin Gell 0.1% (adapalene) is the first retinoid approved for over-the-counter treatment of acne by the FDA.
Combination therapy of glycolic acid peels and iontophoresis with vitamins A, C, and E effectively treats acne.
Although antibiotics may be superior at three months, oral contraceptive pills s are equivalent to antibiotics at six months in reducing acne.
The main difference between adapalene and tretinoin is tolerability.
Fractional radiofrequency microneedle treatment reduces sebum secretion.
The disfiguring lesions of acne vulgaris can have a severe psychological impact. Fortunately, clinicians now have a broad range of therapeutic options.
Should minocycline or tetracycline be stopped when prescribing antibiotic therapy for an acute illness?
Benzoyl peroxide combats acne just as well as, if not better than, antibiotics.
Epiduo gel combines benzoyl peroxide and adapalene for the treatment of acne vulgaris.
Acanya contains benzoyl peroxide and the antibiotic clindamycin.
Is microdermabrasion a good alternative glycol acid or other chemical peels?
A dermatologist explores dealing with increasing bacterial resistance and selecting the treatment that minimizes irritation and other skin reactions.
What adverse effects are associated with this acne treatment?
Dermatologists offer guidance on deciding whether to use topical therapy, systemic antibiotics, hormonal agents, or even alternative meds.
Tea tree oil is highly sought after for its antiseptic and antifungal action.
Can spironolactone be use to treat women with acne vulgaris?
Ziana combines clindamycin and tretinoin, the active ingredient in Retin A.