STL Index for: Monica Li

An Overview on the Management of Atrophic Acne Scars: The Role of Trifarotene as an Adjunct

Review of the effectiveness of trifarotene, a novel retinoid, in managing atrophic acne scars, highlighting its targeted action on retinoid acid receptor gamma (RAR-γ) and presenting recent clinical data supporting its use as a valuable adjunct treatment for acne scarring.

Review of Dermato-Surgery Peri-Procedure Care Promoting Wound Healing

Peri-procedural measures in dermato-surgery depend on patient factors and procedure type. Standardized guidelines support healthcare providers in optimizing outcomes, preventing infection, and reducing recovery time. Research is needed to evaluate purpose-designed moisturizers for post-procedural application and improving patient outcomes.

Racial/Ethnic Variations in the Skin Barrier of Canadians: Implications for Skincare Recommendations Promoting a Healthy Skin Barrier and Mitigation of Atopic Dermatitis

Skin barrier differences and variations in the presentation of common dermatoses such as xerosis and atopic dermatitis (AD) have been reported in racial/ethnic Canadian patients. This review discusses skin barrier differences and explores the role of ceramide-containing skin care in promoting a healthy skin barrier and mitigating AD.