Pigmentary Disorders

SOCS 2021 Achievement Highlights
January 06, 2022

The Skin of Color Society released an article detailing its 2021 achievements, containing what the society considers its most active and successful year.

New Drugs, Devices Could Revolutionize Pigmentary Treatment
December 29, 2021

Long underserved by a narrow armamentarium, patients with pigmentary disorders could soon see a new wave of oral and topical solutions to treat even the most challenging cases.

The Cutaneous Connection: Deep Dive Into the World of Vitiligo
December 17, 2021

This episode of The Cutaneous Connection podcast, sponsored by Incyte, explores the world of vitiligo. From symptoms to current treatment dissatisfaction and the latest research, Pearl Grimes, MD, FAAD, explains where we are now with this pigmentary disorder and where we are headed.

Pearls for Treating Dermatologic Conditions in Skin of Color
November 17, 2021

Treating dermatologic conditions in skin of color requires cultural awareness and sensitivity, in addition to being aware of how presentation may differ.

The Latest in Scar Treatment
November 13, 2021

In this exclusive video interview with Dermatology Times, Michael Gold, MD, tells us about his session at the New Frontiers in Cosmetic Medicine and Medical Dermatology Symposium.

Acne in Skin of Color: It’s All About PIH
October 23, 2021

Racial disparities in antibiotic prescription also influence treatment decisions.

Early Systemic Glucocorticoid Treatment Suggested Vitiligo
September 29, 2021

Investigators reported a significant difference in the expansion rate of the skin lesion area in patients with vitiligo in just 3 months of treatment.

Serial Assessment of Vitiligo Patches Results in Early Recognition
September 17, 2021

Investigators write that methods such as dermatoscopy can result in early recognition of unstable patches and lead to appropriate medical treatment for patients with vitiligo.

Vitiligo Linked to Insomnia Risk
September 15, 2021

A new study showed about half of all vitiligo patients from a care system were burdened with the sleeping disorder.

New Frontiers in Laser, Light, Optical Devices
September 03, 2021

Innovations include underserved populations, acne, and advanced applications.