By 2050, more than 50 percent of the US population will have skin of color, and dermatologists like Seemal R. Desai, MD, a Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, and the Founder and Medical Director of Innovative Dermatology in Dallas, Texas, are on the front lines when it comes to addressing cosmetic and medical skin issues in these individuals. People with skin of color include African Americans, Asians, Hispanics or Latinos, Native Indians and Pacific Islanders primarily, as well as individuals from these groups who have intermarried. They can have different skin concerns and aesthetic goals and responses to common treatments wh
Envy Medical is one of the most technologically innovative dermatology and medical aesthetics companies. The Company’s lead products include SilkPeelÂ®, a breakthrough device combining exfoliation with Advanced DermalinfusionÂ® Technology for deeper tissue delivery of active ingredients and better patient outcomes (silkpeel.com). Envy is also the developer of the patent pending ClarityMDâ„¢ Acne Solution brand of acne treatment products (claritymdacne.com) and is the exclusive worldwide licensor of skin brightening peptides, including the LumixylÂ® peptide, developed at Stanford University (lumixyl.com).
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Dull, uneven skin tone, and, heaven forbid, dark spots and discoloration from the sun, are key telltale signs of aging and lapsed sun protection. For more than 50 years, hydroquinone has been the gold standard for reversing hyperpigmentation, but with a few caveats. It can cause sensitivity and redness, and some people claim hydroquinone poses a cancer risk, although it’s cancer-causing properties have yet to be proven in humans. In addition to hydroquinone, many new ingredients for brightening, as well as a few tried and true formulas, work to minimize unwanted discoloration.
Three new dark spot correctors have raised the bar when it comes to correcting dark spots and uneven skin tone wi