This book presents the latest advances in cosmetic dermatology. Beginning with an introduction to the physiology, structure and function of skin and hair, the following chapter discusses non-invasive imaging techniques. The next sections describe skin colour types, pigmentation, then the treatment of various dermatological conditions including pigmentary disorders, ultra-violet induced skin damage, dry skin, sensitive skin, acne, and skin aging. Two complete chapters are dedicated to hair and the scalp. This useful reference includes more than 100 photographs, illustrations and tables, to enhance learning. Key points: Presents latest advances in cosmetic dermatology. Covers treatment of different dermatological disorders. Includes two chapters on hair and scalp.
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