Melasma

Dermoscopy serves dual role in melasma management
July 01, 2020

In patients with melasma, an in vivo imaging technique can effectively diagnose the condition as well as measure response to laser treatment, a recent study indicates.

Stem cell factor inhibition for hyperpigmented skin
March 13, 2020

Stem cell factor, a growth factor critical for melanocyte survival, may play an important role in the development of benign and malignant skin hyperpigmentation disorders.

Combination treatment outshines oral treatment alone for melasma
March 13, 2020

Oral tranexamic acid combined with low fluence 1064 nm Q-switched Nd: YAG laser is an effective and safe melasma treatment, with outcomes that are better than oral tranexamic acid alone, according to a recent study.