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    Acne, SG / Singapore

Acne, SG / Singapore

Summary

Acne, SG / Singapore @beauty_sg: Acne, pimple, zit, and oily skin treatment, prevention clinic, SG / Singapore. With Beauty SG & Shim Clinic skin care products and Neostrata® chemical peels. Definitions, references, and latest news.

Keywords: Acne SG / Singapore, SG / Singapore Acne, Acne.

Description

Acne is a disorder of the skin with eruption of papules or pustules.

Acne treatment offering the best results involve inhibiting sebum and keratin production, limiting bacterial growth, and encouraging the shedding of skin cells to unclog pores.

Methods of treating acne:

Limit bacterial growth

Encourage the shedding of skin cells to unclog pores Inhibit sebum and keratin production

Advertisement: Come to sunny Singapore to have your testing and treatment. Singapore Ministry of Health registered general practice (GP) clinic:
SHIM CLINIC
168 Bedok South Avenue 3 #01-473
Singapore 460168
Tel: (+65) 6446 7446
Fax: (+65) 6449 7446
24hr Answering Tel: (+65) 6333 5550
Web: Acne, SG / Singapore
Opening Hours
Monday to Friday: 9 am to 3 pm, 7 pm to 11 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 7 pm to 11 pm
Public Holidays: Closed
Last registration: one hour before closing time.
Walk-in clinic. Appointments not required.
Bring NRIC, Work Pass or Passport for registration.

References


Latest News

Afatinib: A first-line treatment for selected patients with metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer.
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:10:18 +0100 | American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy : AJHP
CONCLUSION: Afatinib is a novel TKI that is efficacious and well tolerated in patients with NSCLC associated with activating EGFR mutations, including cases involving the T790M resistance mutation. It has possible applications in other EGFR mutation- positive cancers.

Highmark to cover teledermatology visits Jan. 1
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:30:00 +0100 | bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines
Health insurer Highmark Inc. will begin covering web-based dermatology visits offered by Canonsburg-based teledermatology company Iagnosis Inc.

Decreased vitamin B 12 and folic acid concentrations in acne patients after isotretinoin therapy: A controlled study
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0100 | Indian Journal of Dermatology
Conclusion: Vitamin B 12 /folic acid treatment should be given under medical surveillance before and during isotretinoin therapy. Supplementation of these vitamins should be recommended in cases of their deficiency, so as to decrease the risks of neuropsychiatric and occlusive vascular diseases. (Source: Indian Journal of Dermatology)

Hidradenitis Suppurativa: a pilot study to determine patients capability to self‐assess their Hurley stage
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0100 | British Journal of Dermatology
This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved. (Source: British Journal of Dermatology)

Hidradenitis Suppurativa: a pilot study to determine patients capability to self-assess their Hurley stage.
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0100 | The British Journal of Dermatology
This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved.

Blaschko‐linear acne on preexistent hypomelanosis reflecting a mosaic FGFR2 mutation
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0100 | British Journal of Dermatology
This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved. (Source: British Journal of Dermatology)

A treatment for severe nodular acne: a randomized investigator‐blinded, controlled, noninferiority trial comparing fixed‐dose adapalene/benzoyl peroxide plus doxycycline vs. oral isotretinoin
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0100 | British Journal of Dermatology
ConclusionsD+A/BPO showed a favourable composite efficacy/safety profile compared with ISO. This combination is an alternative to ISO in patients intolerant to, or unable or unwilling to take, oral ISO, and is an option for treatment of severe nodular acne. (Source: British Journal of Dermatology)

Successful treatment of PASH syndrome with infliximab, cyclosporine and dapsone
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0100 | Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology
ConclusionPASH syndrome and associated diseases should be considered whenever hidradenitis suppurativa is found in association with pyoderma gangrenosum. We provide a systematic overview about PASH syndrome and suggest a novel multimodal therapeutic regimen beyond isolated inhibition of TNF or IL‐1. (Source: Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology)

Blaschko-linear acne on preexistent hypomelanosis reflecting a mosaic FGFR2 mutation.
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0100 | The British Journal of Dermatology
This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved.

Randomized Split-Face Controlled Study to Evaluate 1550-nm Fractionated Erbium Glass Laser for Treatment of Acne Vulgaris—An Image Analysis Evaluation
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 20:15:56 +0100 | Dermatologic Surgery
CONCLUSION: Treatment of active acne with the 1,550-nm erbium glass laser is effective. Papules, pustules, and nodules all respond well to therapy. The sebaceous gland size decreased significantly, which accounts for the long remission period. (Source: Dermatologic Surgery)