photoaged skin


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photoaged skin

Skin changes caused by chronic sun exposure. This condition is prevented by avoiding suntanning and sunburning and has been treated with topical tretinoin and chemical peels.
Synonym: photodamaged skin
See also: skin
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A cosmetic 'anti-ageing' product improves photoaged skin in double-blind, randomized controlled trial.
Periorbital skin biopsies were obtained from female subjects, with photoaged skin, who participated in a randomized, double-blind, multi-center study evaluating the clinical effects of ELASTIderm eye treatment.
It repairs sun-aged skin by stimulating new production of collagen and elastin (5,31,32)--healing and regenerating photoaged skin after exposure to ultraviolet radiation.
Satoshi Onoue of Kose provided details on the development of a new method for the evaluation of tropoelastin (TE) deposition and investigated the involvement of reactive oxygen species (ROS) in photoaged skin including abnormal accumulation of tropoelastin induced by UVA irradiation.
Treatment of photoaged skin with topical tretinoin.
The combined action of the active components of Tricutan could be expected to have a beneficial effect on firmness in photoaged skin.
The 4% hydroquinone-based skin care program, known commercially as the Obagi([R]) Condition & Enhance System, helps correct premature photoaged skin and prevent future skin damage.
There is also an increase in development of benign and malignant neoplasms on photoaged skin.