The Weekly Roundup: July 25-29

ICYMI, this week we had stories about legal issues in practices, sustainable skin care, acne scar treatments, monkeypox, and more.

Study Adds Evidence to the Correlation Between Oxidative Stress and Shortened Telomeres in the Aging Process

A study suggests telomeres shortened by oxidative stress are correlated with aging, adding to a growing body of evidence.

POLL: Are TikTok Trends for Skin Care Causing More Bad Than Good for Consumers?

Click here to answer this week's poll.

Trends in Clean, Sustainable, and Green Skin Care, Cosmetics

Zoe Diana Draelos, MD, discusses a rising trend in the industry—clean and green skin care, in this month's Cosmetic Conundrums column.

How Can I Be Sued for Not Having Access to Newer Mole Mapping Systems?

In this month's Legal Eagle, David J. Goldberg, MD, JD, writes about a difficult legal case involving metastatic melanoma and mole mapping.

What Practice Owners Need to Know When Considering a Sale or Merger

David B. Mandell, JD, MBA, and Jason M. O'Dell, MS, CWM examine 4 important success factors dermatologists should implement in their practice when considering a sale or merger.

Optimize Acids, Peels in Acne Scar Treatment

An expert offers insights into the who, how, and when of these combined therapies.

The Mainstream Patient: July 26

This week's edition of the Mainstream Patient features stories about eye creams, gifts for pregnant women to enjoy, sleep cycles & heat waves, freckles, and more.

Alopecia Areata Gets FDA-Approved Drug

Approval of a novel oral JAK inhibitor specifically indicated for this challenging condition fills a long unmet need.

Pointers with Dr Portela: How to Improve Wrinkles

In this week’s Pointers with Dr Portela, the 208SkinDoc talks about how to improve wrinkles fast.

WHO Declares Monkeypox a Global Health Emergency

The decision comes following reports of 16,000 cases across 75 countries and territories around the world.

Clinical Considerations for Monkeypox in Pregnancy

What we know about monkeypox in pregnancy, including treatment recommendations, vaccination, and postpartum care.

A Case of Shin Guard Dermatitis?

A healthy 14-year old boy was evaluated for an intensely pruritic shin rash that developed 2 weeks prior and had been treated with oral antibiotics for 10 days.

What's Trending in Skin Care: July 2022

Each month, Dermatology Times® features a roundup of products trending in skin care. Find out what products are trending for the month of July.