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Effectiveness of Combination Laser for Anti-Aging in Skin of Color

Aerolase Chesahna Kindred Effectiveness of Combination Laser for Anti-Aging in Skin of Color Clinical Study

Folasade F. Fayiga, MS1, 2; Beverly Johnson, MD, FAAD2; Chesahna Kindred, MD, MBA, FAAD21Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, Dayton, OH 2Kindred Hair and Skin Center, Columbia, MD Introduction The utilization of ablative lasers in anti-aging and skin rejuvenation therapy has not been well-elucidated in melanin-rich patients. This study serves to evaluate the combined […]

Treatment of Hyperpigmentation on Skin of Color Using a 650 Microsecond Pulsed 1064nm Laser

Michelle Henry, MD As published at the 2018 American Society of Dermatologic Surgery Annual Meeting Hyperpigmentation is a common cosmetic concern in skin of color, with the underlying cause often link to melasma or PIH (Post-Inflammatory Hyperpigmentation) from existing or past presence of conditions such as acne or pseudofolliculitis barbae (PFB). Clearance of hyperpigmentation in […]

Laser Treatment of Pseudofolliculitis Barbae

Dr. Arusha Campbell-Chambers, Dermatology, Jamaica, West Indies American Journal of Aesthetic Medicine, May 2015 Although traditional lasers and light devices use relatively long pulse durations for hair removal, a novel short pulsed 0.65ms portable Nd:YAG laser has been found to be safe and effective for hair removal.38 In addition, it carries the added benefit of […]