/ /

Draelos_Zoe-2.jpg
Zoe Diana Draelos, M.D.
Zoe Diana Draelos, M.D., is a consulting professor of dermatology, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, N.C. She is investigator, Dermatology Consulting Services, High Point, N.C., and a Dermatology Times Editorial Advisor and co-medical editor.
Facial care advice for patients with acne
Facial care advice for patients with acne
Facial care advice for patients with acne While both benzoyl peroxide acne preparations and vitamin C products carry benefits in acne treatment, it’s wise to recall the characteristics of each element in advising patients on caring for their skin. Vitamin C is rapidly oxidized with exposure to air. Benzoyl peroxide is an oxidant. This is how Dr. Draelos suggests these products be used.
Why do people with long hair lose more hair?
It appears that patients with long hair are more often concerned about hair loss.
What are the dietary recommendations for hair growth
Many dietary supplements have entered the market to support increased hair growth
New trends in false eyelashes
Just when you thought the false eyelashes of the 1960s were only a thing of the past, they are back! Here are some common side effects to note as you advise your patients.
Hair extension pros and cons
While hair extensions offer many benefits, there is one potential problem to monitor in patients.
The benefits of dry shampoos
Dry shampoos carry several benefits for certain patients, but it's not a replacement for liquid shampoo. Here is the advantage.
Superior pay for non-performance model threatens dermatology, society
The economies of scale leading to superior pay are only realized in huge ACOs that cover large numbers of patients who are healthy or face entry barriers to the medical system. While treating dermatologic conditions improves patient quality of life perceptions, it does not lead to decreased healthcare utilization. The best approach for dermatology issues is to tell the patient their psoriasis is really very minor, not worth treating, and it is unnecessary to see a dermatologist.
Shaving tips for patients
Expert offers patient-pass-along tips on prolonging the life of multi-bladed razors, reducing skin irritation, and reasons why body wash is not an alternative to shave cream.
New nail adornments and your patient
There are many ways to accomplish creative fashionable nail appearances. learn what's trending and what you need to know about nail polish to educate your patients.
Are the new nail shellacs safe?
Nail shellacs are a new way of creating long lasting nail color that is durable and chip resistant. But are they safe? Read to learn more.

Poll

View Results