#BeautyRecap: May 15th, 2018

Research and Technology

Emollient bath additives for the treatment of childhood eczema (BATHE): Multicentre pragmatic parallel group randomised controlled trial of clinical and cost effectiveness
BMJ

After decades without any developments, new drugs may revolutionize the treatment of atopic dermatitis
Actas Dermo-Sifiliograficas

Microscopy with ultraviolet surface excitation (MUSE): A novel approach to real ‐time inexpensive slide‐free dermatopathology
Journal of Cutaneous Pathology

Effectiveness and safety of hyaluronic acid gel with lidocaine for the treatment of nasolabial folds: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

Pyrus ussuriensis Maxim. leaves extract ameliorates DNCB-induced atopic dermatitis-like symptoms in NC/Nga mice
Phytomedicine

Acne scarring management: Systematic review and evaluation of the evidence
American Journal of Clinical Dermatology

Solvent-extracted wool wax: Thermotropic properties and skin efficacy
Skin Pharmacology and Physiology

Haldi ceremony – Historical use of turmeric
JAMA

Speaking with your hands – The history of the manicure
JAMA

Prevalence of sun protection use and sunburn and association of demographic and behaviorial characteristics with sunburn among US adults
JAMA

Oil from the fruits of Pterodon emarginatus Vog.: A traditional anti-inflammatory. Study combining in vivo and in silico
Journal of Ethnopharmacology

Microarray based comparative genome-wide microRNA expression profiling of skin during aging in Chinese populations
JID

Antiseptic agents elicit short-term, personalized and body site-specific shifts in resident skin bacterial communities
JID

Elastase digestion of fibronectin releases an epiviosamine peptide with fibroblast growth and survival activity
JID

The challenges of big data in dermatology
JAAD

Transforming acne care by pediatricians: An interventional cohort study
JAAD

Restoring effects of natural antI-oxidant quercetin on cellular senescent human dermal fibroblasts
The American Journal of Chinese Medicine

Humidity-regulated CLCA2 protects the epidermis from hyperosmotic stress
Science Translational Medicine

Benzoyl peroxide gel stains synthetic fabrics less than cotton
JAAD

Enhancement of cutaneous wound healing by Dsg2 augmentation of uPAR secretion
JID

The early effect of microdermabrasion on hydration and sebum level
Skin Research and Technology

Degradation of hyaluronic acid fillers using hyaluronidase in an in vivo model
Journal of Drugs in Dermatology

Chlorine dioxide complex cleanser: A new agent with rapid efficacy for keratosis pilaris
Journal of Drugs in Dermatology

Efficacy of a shower cream and a lotion with skin-identical lipids in healthy subjects with atopic dry skin
Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Acne scarring management: Systematic review and evaluation of the evidence
American Journal of Clinical Dermatology

Stratum corneum substantivity: drug development implications
Archives of Dermatological Research

Daily aspirin linked to melanoma risk in men
The Pharmaceutical Journal

Proanthocyanidins against oxidative stress: From molecular mechanisms to clinical applications
Biomed Res

Improvement of dermal parameters in aged skin after oral use of a nutrient supplement
Clinical, Cosmetic and Investigational Dermatology

#BeautyRecap: May 8th, 2018

Products and Reviews

Hot Topic and Her Universe launch Star Wars beauty collection
Allure.com

A look at the Karl Lagerfeld and Model Co makeup collaboration
HarpersBazaar.com

Too Faced launching a ’90s themed anniversary lipstick collection
TeenVogue.com, Allure.com

Rupaul and Mally Beauty collaborating on a beauty capsule collection
TeenVogue.com

Innisfree launches birthstone setting powder collection
Allure.com

A review of the La Prairie White Caviar Creme Extraordinaire
Allure.com

Urban Decay to launch Lightbeam palette at Macy’s
Allure.com

A look at the best-selling face sunscreens on Amazon
Allure.com

21 self-tanners recommended by Allure
Allure.com

Corporate

Birchbox has sold majority ownership to one of its hedge fund investors after sale talks with QVC fell through
Recode.net

The Hut Group acquires Eyeko
THG.com

L’Oréal bets on demand for South Korean beauty products with the purchase of cosmetics firm Nanda
SCMP.com

How Ulta Beauty evolved its merchandising strategy to compete in a crowded market
DigiDay.com

LG Household buys Avon Japan
Nikkei.com

Skincare and Beauty

European Parliament votes to support a push towards a global animal testing ban
TheParliamentMagazine.eu

“Before you judge Asian beauty standards, try to understand them”
TeenVogue.com

“J-Beauty isn’t for millennials — and that’s exactly why they want it”
Refinery29.com

Rodan + Fields sued in class-action over eyelash enhancer
CBSNews.com

Victoria Beckham wants her fashion brand to expand into cosmetics
TheDrum.com

Danish study advises against cosmetics purchases from popular US website Wish.com
ChemicalWatch.com

Beauty Bakerie CEO Cashmere Nicole opens up about the inclusive indie makeup brand’s massive success
Allure.com

Hawaii state legislature passes sunscreen ingredients bill limiting the sale of octinoxate and oxybenzone
TeenVogue.com

Jackie Aina opens up about finding her voice in Youtube’s beauty community
Allure.com

Estée Lauder to retest products after CEO apologizes for false ad claims
Allure.com

Huda Beauty’s vagina-lightening blog post sparks controversy
Allure.com

‘Cool blond Asians’ are giving me an identity crisis
Glamour.com

Makeup artist Sir John shares some of Beyonce’s stage makeup routine
Glamour.com

More invasive plastic surgery procedures are on the rise
Allure.com

Research and Technology

Evaluation of selected skin parameters following the application of 5% vitamin C concentrate
Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Association between clinical characteristics, quality of life, and sleep quality in patients with periorbital hyperchromia
Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Fluorofenidone inhibits UVA induced senescence in human dermal fibroblasts via the mammalian target of rapamycin‐dependent SIRT1 pathway
The Journal of Dermatology

Comparative study of the bactericidal effects of indocyanine green and methyl aminolevulinate‐based photodynamic therapy on Propionibacterium acnes as a new treatment for acne
The Journal of Dermatology

Sarcoidal foreign body reaction as a severe side-effect to permanent makeup: Successful treatment with intralesional triamcinolone
Acta Dermato-Venereologica

Amelioration of lactic acid sensations in sensitive skin by stimulating the barrier function and improving the ceramide profile
Archives of Dermatological Research

Improvement of dermal parameters in aged skin after oral use of a nutrient supplement
Clinical, Cosmetic and Investigational Dermatology

Fractional sunburn threshold UVR doses generate equivalent vitamin D and DNA damage in skin types I-VI, but with epidermal DNA damage gradient correlated to skin darkness
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Blocking or enhancing effects of some basic emollients in UVA penetration
Anais Brasileiros de Dermatologia

Melanoma underreporting among US dermatopathologists: A pilot study
Journal of Cutaneous Pathology

Chemical peels for acne vulgaris: A systematic review of randomised controlled trials
BMJ Open

Genetic customization of antiaging treatments
Journal of Clinical & Experimental Dermatology Research

Vitamin C and skin
Journal of Clinical & Experimental Dermatology Research

Preparation and characterization of ethosomal nanocarriers for transdermal delivery of cosmetic bioactive ingredient
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Treatment of nodulocystic acne with once weekly finasteride: A pilot study
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Over expression of opsin 3 up-regulates the activity of tyrosinase in human epidermis melanocytes co-cultured with keratinocytes in vitro
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Superoxide dismutase 3 controls Th2 cytokine-mediated allergic inflammation through inhibition of periostin
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Quorum sensing between bacterial species on skin protects against barrier disruption and inflammation promoted by Staphylococcus aureus
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Targeting hyaluronan in the skin alters reactive adipogenesis in the colon
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Role of nucleotide excision repair pathway in insulin-like growth factor-1-mediated keratinocyte photoresponses
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Targeted activation of lymphatic vessels in inflamed skin potently inhibits skin inflammation
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Photoprotective properties of an Entada phaseoloides seeds extract obtained by sequential enzymatic processing
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Galectin-3 regulates UVB-induced inflammation in skin
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Spironolactone depletes XPB protein and inhibits the UVB DNA damage response in human skin
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Propionibacterium acnes carbohydrates from acne associated phylotypes induce distinct inflammatory response in comparison to carbohydrates from healthy phylotypes: A potential ligand implicated in acne disease pathogenesis
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Dissecting the molecular interdependence of skin inflammation and obesity
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

The acne microbiome response to isotretinoin therapy
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Perforin-2: A novel antimicrobial protein that kills intracellular bacteria in healthy skin, but not In chronic ulcers
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Divergent trends in acne vulgaris interest and research a decade of lost face value in the United States
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

#BeautyRecap: May 1st, 2018

Products and Reviews

Soko Glam x COSRX Triple C Lightning celebrates anniversary with limited-edition holographic bottle
Allure.com

A look at Orveda launched by a former L’Oreal executive
NewBeauty.com

Urban Decay launches Beached Collection
TeenVogue.com

Colourpop launches Spring makeup collection with MakeupShayla
TeenVogue.com

Makeup artist Gucci Westman launches skincare and makeup line, Westman Atelier
Glamour.com

Pat McGrath labs to add lip glosses to permanent collection
Allure.com

Unicorn Snot launches holographic sunscreen
Allure.com

Dr. Barbara Sturm launches baby skincare collection, Mini Molecular
Vogue.com

A look at Spring launches at Ulta
Glamour.com

Skincare and Beauty

The women keeping Reddit’s beauty community a judgment-free space
Glamour.com

Pinterest now lets you filter by skin tone for beauty searches
Allure.com, NewBeauty.com

“The new generation of moisturizers sound completely delectable”
Elle.com

Pat McGrath shares her beauty must-haves
Elle.com

Kim Kardashian West shares her $4,500 skin-care routine
Allure.com

Photographer and creative director Zanita Whittington, “I spend $2,279 on my skin care routine, and I wouldn’t change a thing”
Glamour.com

Kourtney Kardashian visited congress to discuss regulation in the cosmetics industry
TeenVogue.com

Watch ‘100 Years of Acne Treatment’ by Allure
Allure.com

Makeup artist Bobbi Brown is reinventing herself as a wellness guru
WMagazine.com

A look at the growing cannabis trend in skincare
VanityFair.com

Asia and World

US FDA warns 3 Korean cosmetic and pharmaceutical firms for rule violations
YonhapNews.co.kr

“Jakarta’s new take on beauty standards”
JakartaGlobe.id

Korean cosmetic manufacturers are making inroads into the US
KoreaBizwire.com

‘Mini-Golden Week’ to bring shopping boom as cash-rich visitors flock to Hong Kong for holiday
SCMP.com

Study finds microplastics in Indian cosmetics
DowntoEarth.org.in

Research and Innovation

Evaluation of selected skin parameters following the application of 5% vitamin C concentrate
Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Urban particulate matter in air pollution penetrates into the barrier-disrupted skin and produces ROS-dependent cutaneous inflammatory response in vivo
Journal of Dermatological Science

A novel, topical, nonsteroidal, TRPV1 antagonist, PAC-14028 cream improves skin barrier function and exerts anti-inflammatory action through modulating epidermal differentiation markers and suppressing Th2 cytokines in atopic dermatitis
Journal of Dermatological Science

Antimicrobial activity of cytolytic Th17 cells targeting propionibacterium acnes
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Exploring the relationship between stress and acne: a medical student’s perspective
Clinical, Cosmetic and Investigational Dermatology

Platelet-rich plasma versus tretinoin in treatment of striae distensae: A comparative study
Dermatologic Surgery

Mechanism of action of topical garlic on wound healing
Dermatologic Surgery

The change of body skin with aging compared to face skin in Chinese women
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Skin neurogenic inflammation
Seminars in Immunopathology

Association between clinical characteristics, quality of life, and sleep quality in patients with periorbital hyperchromia
Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Platelet‐rich plasma on female androgenetic alopecia: Tested on 10 patients
Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Evaluation of sex ‐related changes in skin topography and structure using innovative skin testing equipment
Skin Research and Technology

Evaluation of the molecular lipid organization in millimeter ‐sized stratum corneum by synchrotron X‐ray diffraction
Skin Research and Technology

Antera 3D capabilities for pore measurements
Skin Research and Technology

Prevalence of skin allergy and irritation to cosmetics and associated factors in China: Lessons from more than 600,000 patch test case reactions from over 10,000 individual visits
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Genetic ancestry does not influence atopic dermatitis susceptibility or disease activity among African Americans
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Allergens or non-allergens can induce Th2-type inflammation via reactive oxygen species in keratinocytes
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Mechanical stretch exacerbates psoriasis by promoting cell proliferation and amplifying pro-inflammatory effects of keratinocytes
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Correlates of low sun-protection factor sunscreen users in 2000-2015: A population based study
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Atopic dermatitis is associated with fragile homes in US children
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Potential use of essential oil isolated from Cleistocalyx operculatus leaves as a topical dermatological agent for treatment of burn wound
Dermatology Research and Practice

#BeautyRecap: April 17th, 2018

Research and Innovation

In vitro percutaneous penetration of silver nanoparticles in pig and human skin
Regulatory Toxicology and Pharmacology

Aggregate exposure to common fragrance compounds: Comparison of the contribution of essential oils and cosmetics using probabilistic methods and the example of limonene
Food and Chemical Toxicology

New antimicrobial peptide kills drug-resistant pathogens without detectable resistance
Oncotarget

Effect of age on melanoma risk, prognosis and treatment response
Acta Dermato-Venereologica

Protective effects of glutamine on human melanocyte oxidative stress model
Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology

Anti-inflammatory effect of Sacran on atopic dermatitis
Yakugaku Zasshi: Journal of the Pharmaceutical Society of Japan

Potential use of sacran hydrogels as wound dressing material
Yakugaku Zasshi: Journal of the Pharmaceutical Society of Japan

Indoor tanners as a priority population for skin cancer screening
JAMA

Skin barrier restoration and moisturization using horse oil-loaded dissolving microneedle patches
Skin Pharmacology and Physiology

Photoprotection in adolescents: What they know and how they behave
Anais Brasileiros de Dermatologia

Sun-protection behaviour, pubertal development and menarche: Factors influencing the melanocytic nevi development. The results of a observational study on 1512 children
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Evaluation of adolescents diagnosed with acne vulgaris for quality of life and psychosocial challenges
Indian Journal of Dermatology

The effect of skin surface topography and skin colouration cues on perception of male facial age, health and attractiveness
International Journal of Cosmetic Science

Anti-inflammatory effect of Centella asiatica phytosome in a mouse model of phthalic anhydride-induced atopic dermatitis
Phytomedicine

Piper retrofractum vahl. extract, as a PPAR δ and AMPK activator, suppresses UVB-induced photoaging through mitochondrial biogenesis and MMPs inhibition in human dermal fibroblasts and hairless mice
Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Influence of epidermal basement membrane integrity on cutaneous permeability barrier function
Journal of Dermatological Science

Lipidomics reveals skin surface lipid abnormity in male youth acne
BJD

Dual effects of alpha-hydroxy acids on the skin
Molecules

Is biotin safe for dermatology patients?
Skin Appendage Disorders

The efficacy of a pseudo-ceramide and eucalyptus extract containing lotion on dry scalp skin
Clinical, Cosmetic and Investigational Dermatology

Barriers to adherence with acne medications and physician intervention
JAMA

#BeautyRecap: April 3rd, 2018

Products and Reviews

A preview of MAC Cosmetics’ Aaliyah inspired collection
Elle.com

Rihanna reveals Fenty Beauty’s Fair Bomb glitter body powder
Allure.com

A look at Urban Decay’s Beached Summer Beauty collection
TeenVogue.com

A look at Patrick Starr and MAC Cosmetics’ latest collaboration
Elle.com

Nannette de Gaspe launches skincare collection
Allure.com

All Milk Makeup products are now vegan
TeenVogue.com

A look at TruSkin Naturals Vitamin C serum
Allure.com

Skincare and Beauty

Gwen Stefani is reportedly launching a makeup line called P8NT
WMagazine.com

Allure recommends 13 sunscreens for people with deeper skin tones
Allure.com

Ren pledges to be a zero-waste beauty company by 2021
Allure.com

A look at the acne-positivity movement
Glamour.com

Naomi Campbell urges Vogue to launch an African edition
BusinessofFashion.com

Model Duckie Thot shares her beauty routine
WMagazine.com

Six models at Seoul Fashion Week reveal skincare tips their mothers’ gave them
Vogue.com

A look at dermaplaning by Sarah Kinonen at Allure
Allure.com

6 founders of “green” and “natural” skincare brands share the products they can’t live without
Allure.com

Chloe Hall of Elle’s experience at elf cosmetics BeautyScape
Elle.com

“Working in beauty empowered me to come out as Trans”, Lauren Sundstrom’s story
TeenVogue.com

An interview with dermatologist Dr. Tina Alster
Allure.com

Asia and World

Cambodia destroys over 60 tonnes of counterfeit cosmetics
VanguardNGR.com

Research and Innovation

A healthy diet in women is associated with less facial wrinkles in a large Dutch population-based cohort
JAAD

Accelerated barrier recovery and enhancement of the barrier integrity and properties by topical application of a pH 4 compared to a pH 5.8 w/o emulsion in aged skin
BJD

Optimizing the use of topical retinoids in Asian acne patients
The Journal of Dermatology – Japan

Specific barrier response profiles after experimentally induced skin irritation in vivo
Contact Dermatitis

Paucity of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender health-related content in the basic dermatology curriculum
JAMA Dermatology

Ischemic oculomotor nerve palsy due to hyaluronic acid filler injection
Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Turmeric tonic as a treatment in scalp psoriasis: A randomized placebo‐control clinical trial
Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Photodynamic therapy interventions in facial photodamage: A systematic review
Actas Dermo-Sifiliograficas

Photodynamic therapy for esthetic-cosmetic indications
Giornale Italiano di Dermatologia e Venereologia

High fat diet exacerbates early psoriatic skin inflammation independent of obesity: Saturated fatty acids as key players
JID

Severe disruption and disorganization of dermal collagen fibrils in early striae gravidarum
BJD

Skin cancer risk and the use of UV nail lamps
The Australasian Journal of Dermatology

Effect of age, gender, and sun exposure on ethnic skin photoaging: Evidence gathered using a new photonumeric scale
Journal of the National Medical Association

Atmospheric skin aging – Contributors and inhibitors
Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Multi-center, double-blind, vehicle-controlled clinical trial of an alpha and beta defensin-containing anti-aging skin care regimen with clinical, histopathologic, immunohistochemical, photographic, and ultrasound evaluation
JDD

An acne survey from the world’s largest annual gathering of twins
JDD

Prospective, randomized, investigator-blinded, split-face evaluation of a topical crosslinked hyaluronic acid serum for post-procedural improvement of skin quality and biomechanical attributes
JDD

Dihydroxyacetone: A review
JDD

Dermatology on Instagram: An analysis of hashtags
JDD

Topical agents for scar management: Are they effective?
JDD

In vivo evaluation of some biophysical parameters of the facial skin of Indian subjects living in Mumbai. Part II: Variability with age and gender
International Journal of Cosmetic Science

Correlations between skin hydration parameters and corneocyte‐derived parameters to characterize skin conditions
Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Rice water: A traditional ingredient with antI-aging efficacy
Cosmetics

Sun-protection behaviour, pubertal development and menarche: factors influencing the melanocytic nevi development. The results of an observational study on 1512 children
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Unveiling skin macrophage dynamics explains both tattoo persistence and strenuous removal
The Journal of Experimental Medicine

Investigating the effect of eye cosmetics on the tear film: current insights
Clinical Optometry

Malignant melanoma associated with chronic once daily aspirin exposure in males: a large, single-center, urban, U.S. patient population cohort study from the Research on Adverse Drug events And Reports (RADAR) project
JAAD

#BeautyRecap: March 27th, 2018

Products and Reviews

A look at Becca’s Chocolate Geode highlighter
PopSugar.co.uk

A review of La Prairie’s $1200 USD Platinum Rare Cellular Night Elixir
Elle.com

A look at Melt Cosmetics’ Aaliyah inspired range
Allure.com

eos launches Aqua range of skincare products
Allure.com

A look at Bare Republic’s Neon Sunscreen Stick
Allure.com

ColourPop expanding its concealer shade offerings
Allure.com

Skincare and Beauty

Jackie Aina collaborating with Too Faced to expand their foundation range
TeenVogue.com

Rachel Nussbaum’s experience with eyebrow transplants
Glamour.com

“Nude is no longer one shade fits all” by Jessica Cruel and Amber Rambharose at Glamour
Glamour.com

Adam Rippon shares his skin-care routine
Allure.com

US FDA investigating reports of tremolite asbestos in makeup
ChemicalWatch.com

US FDA investigates reports of hair loss and burns from Monat hair care
10News.com

Students at Mexico’s National Polytechnic Institute use mushrooms to develop cosmetics
TheQuint.com

“Why glycerin is the ultimate moisturizing ingredient in skin-care products” by Macaela Mackenzie at Allure
Allure.com

An overview of the patting skincare technique
Allure.com

Caitlyn Jenner had basal cell carcinoma removed from her nose
Allure.com

Rise in skin cancer diagnoses may be linked to indoor tanning bed use
Allure.com

Asia and World

List of products recalled due to antimony contamination
SCMP.com, TheInvestor.co.kr, BusinessKorea.co.kr

AmorePacific apologizes after antimony found in some of their cosmetics
KoreaTimes.co.kr

A look at FANCL’s “preservative-free” ethos
AsiaTatler.com

Research and Innovation

Reducing the oral isotretinoin skin side effects: efficacy of 8% omega-ceramides, hydrophilic sugars, 5% niacinamide cream compound in acne patients
Giornale Italiano di Dermatologia e Venereologia

Anthocyanins from black soybean seed coat prevent radiation-induced skin fibrosis by downregulating TGF- β and Smad3 expression
Archives of Dermatological Research

Short-term LXR activation improves epidermal barrier features in mild-to-moderate atopic dermatitis: a randomized controlled trial
Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology

The use of hormonal antiandrogen therapy in female patients with acne: A 10-year retrospective study
American Journal of Clinical Dermatology

Facial changes in the mature patient
Clinics in Dermatology

Mechanism of cuticle hole development in human hair due to UV-radiation exposure
Cosmetics

Anti-inflammatory effects of a mixture of lactic acid bacteria and sodium butyrate in atopic dermatitis murine model
Journal of Medicinal Food

UVA-photoprotective potential of silymarin and silybin
Archives of Dermatological Research

A modeling conundrum: Murine models for cutaneous wound healing
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Propionibacterium acnes induces autophagy in keratinocytes: Involvement of multiple mechanisms
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Aging-associated decline of epidermal PSMD8 contributes to impaired skin function
Journal of Investigative Dermatology

Punicalagin and epigallocatechin-3-gallate rescue cell viability and attenuate inflammatory responses of human epidermal keratinocytes exposed to airborne particulate matter
Skin Pharmacology and Physiology

Protective effect of curcumin against UVA irradiation ‑induced photoaging in human dermal fibroblasts
Molecular Medicine Reports