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September 2021

Efficacy of topical cysteamine hydrochloride in treating melasma: a systematic review. Ahramiyanpour N, Saki N, Akbari Z, Shamsi-Meymandi S, Amiri R, Heiran A. J Cosmet Dermatol. 2021 Sep 30. doi: 10.1111/jocd.14494. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34591360 Review.

Ethnic diversity in German dermatology textbooks: Does it exist and is it important? A mini review. Gregersen DM, Elsner P. J Dtsch Dermatol Ges. 2021 Sep 29. doi: 10.1111/ddg.14543. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34585822 Review.

A Review of Oral Therapies for the Treatment of Skin Hyperpigmentation. Shimshak SJE, Tolaymat LM, Haga CB, Dawson NL, Gillis MS, Yin M, Kirsch B, Cooper M, Sluzevich JC. J Cutan Med Surg. 2021 Sep 19:12034754211045391. doi: 10.1177/12034754211045391. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34541912 

Topical treatment for postinflammatory hyperpigmentation: a systematic review. Tan MG, Kim WB, Jo CE, Nabieva K, Kirshen C, Ortiz AE. J Dermatolog Treat. 2021 Sep 27:1-9. doi: 10.1080/09546634.2021.1981814. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34525885

Exogenous ochronosis associated with hydroquinone: a systematic review. Ishack S, Lipner SR. Int J Dermatol. 2021 Sep 6. doi: 10.1111/ijd.15878. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34486734 Review.

Review of traction alopecia in the pediatric patient: Diagnosis, prevention, and management. Afifi L, Oparaugo NC, Hogeling M. Pediatr Dermatol. 2021 Aug 31. doi: 10.1111/pde.14773. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34467569 Review.

Health promotion interventions for African Americans delivered in U.S. barbershops and hair salons- a systematic review. Palmer KNB, Rivers PS, Melton FL, McClelland DJ, Hatcher J, Marrero DG, Thomson CA, Garcia DO. BMC Public Health. 2021 Aug 16;21(1):1553. doi: 10.1186/s12889-021-11584-0. PMID: 34399723 Free PMC article.

Topical treatment strategies to manipulate human skin pigmentation. Rachmin I, Ostrowski SM, Weng QY, Fisher DE. Adv Drug Deliv Rev. 2020 Jan 1;153:65-71. doi: 10.1016/j.addr.2020.02.002. Epub 2020 Feb 21. PMID: 32092380 Free PMC article.

Coronavirus Disease 2019 and Race in Dermatology. Desai SR, McMichael AJ, Khanna R. Dermatol Clin. 2021 Oct;39(4):569-574. doi: 10.1016/j.det.2021.05.003. Epub 2021 Jul 29. PMID: 34556246 Free PMC article. Review.

Skin-Lightening Products: Consumer Preferences and Costs. Cheng AD, De La Garza H, Maymone MBC, Johansen VM, Vashi NA. Cureus. 2021 Aug 17;13(8):e17245. doi: 10.7759/cureus.17245. eCollection 2021 Aug. PMID: 34540471 Free PMC article

Plantar Melanoma: An Investigation of Its Incidence. An M, Blekher L, Liu M, Pitre M, Shaner R, Silva D, Vlahovic TC. Clin Podiatr Med Surg. 2021 Oct;38(4):595-599. doi: 10.1016/j.cpm.2021.06.012. PMID: 34538438 Review. 

The Application of Skin Care Product in Melasma Treatment. Wang Y, Zhao J, Jiang L, Mu Y. Clin Cosmet Investig Dermatol. 2021 Sep 7;14:1165-1171. doi: 10.2147/CCID.S323748. eCollection 2021. PMID: 34526794 Free PMC article. Review.

Influence of Ethnicities and Skin Color Variations in Different Populations: A Review. Naik PP, Farrukh SN. Skin Pharmacol Physiol. 2021 Aug 5:1. doi: 10.1159/000518826. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34515229 Review. U

Racial/Ethnic Variations in Skin Barrier: Implications for Skin Care Recommendations in Skin of Color. Alexis AF, Woolery-Lloyd H, Williams K, Andriessen A, Desai S, Han G, Perez M, Roberts W, Taylor S. J Drugs Dermatol. 2021 Sep 1;20(9):932-938. doi: 10.36849/jdd.6312. PMID: 34491028

The Pathogenesis and Management of Acne-Induced Post-inflammatory Hyperpigmentation. Elbuluk N, Grimes P, Chien A, Hamzavi I, Alexis A, Taylor S, Gonzalez N, Weiss J, Desai SR, Kang S. Am J Clin Dermatol. 2021 Sep 1. doi: 10.1007/s40257-021-00633-4. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34468934 Review.

From Buns to Braids and Ponytails: Entering a New Era of Female Military Hair-Grooming Standards. May Franklin JM, Wohltmann WE, Wong EB. Cutis. 2021 Jul;108(1):31-35. doi: 10.12788/cutis.0296. PMID: 34397355 Review

Role of Amine Neurotransmitters and Their Receptors in Skin Pigmentation: Therapeutic Implication. Enkhtaivan E, Lee CH. Int J Mol Sci. 2021 Jul 28;22(15):8071. doi: 10.3390/ijms22158071. PMID: 34360837 Free PMC article. Review. 

A comprehensive review of the therapeutic potential of α-arbutin. Saeedi M, Khezri K, Seyed Zakaryaei A, Mohammadamini H. Phytother Res. 2021 Aug;35(8):4136-4154. doi: 10.1002/ptr.7076. Epub 2021 Mar 16. PMID: 33724594 Review.

Central Centrifugal Cicatricial Alopecia and Lichen Planopilaris Can Look Identical on Histopathology. Sun CW, Motaparthi K, Hsu S. Skinmed. 2020 Dec 1;18(6):365-366. eCollection 2020. PMID: 33397566 Review.

Rosacea in skin of color: A comprehensive review. Sarkar R, Podder I, Jagadeesan S. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 2020 Nov-Dec;86(6):611-621. doi: 10.4103/ijdvl.IJDVL_769_19. PMID: 33109832 Review.

Hair care products used by women of African descent: review of ingredients. Douglas A, Onalaja AA, Taylor SC. Cutis. 2020 Apr;105(4):183-188. PMID: 32463850 

An Herbal H2 Blocker in Melasma Treatment. Mahjour M, Khoushabi A. Curr Drug Discov Technol. 2020;17(3):272-277. doi: 10.2174/1570163816666190121145653. PMID: 30666910 Review.

August 2021

 Efficacy and Safety of Platelet-Rich Plasma in Melasma: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Zhao L, Hu M, Xiao Q, Zhou R, Li Y, Xiong L, Li L. Dermatol Ther (Heidelb). 2021 Jul 16. doi: 10.1007/s13555-021-00575-z. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34269967

Bias in, bias out: Underreporting and underrepresentation of diverse skin types in machine learning research for skin cancer detection-A scoping review. Guo LN, Lee MS, Kassamali B, Mita C, Nambudiri VE. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2021 Jul 10:S0190-9622(21)02086-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2021.06.884. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34252465 No abstract available. 

 A Systematic Review on the Treatment of Dermatosis Papulosa Nigra. Maghfour J, Ogunleye T. J Drugs Dermatol. 2021 Apr 1;20(4):467-472. doi: 10.36849/JDD.2021.5555. PMID: 33852246

Analyzing the Efficacy of Isotretinoin in Treating Dissecting Cellulitis: A Literature Review and Meta-Analysis. Guo W, Zhu C, Stevens G, Silverstein D. Drugs R D. 2021 Mar;21(1):29-37. doi: 10.1007/s40268-020-00335-y. Epub 2021 Jan 2. PMID: 33387328 Free PMC article.

Common Dermatologic Procedures and the Associated Complications Unique to Skin of Color. Adotama P, Papac N, Alexis A, Wysong A, Collins L. Dermatol Surg. 2021 Mar 1;47(3):355-359. doi: 10.1097/DSS.0000000000002813. PMID: 34328287

Primary Localized Cutaneous Amyloidosis of Keratinocyte Origin: An Update with Emphasis on Atypical Clinical Variants. Hamie L, Haddad I, Nasser N, Kurban M, Abbas O. Am J Clin Dermatol. 2021 Jul 21. doi: 10.1007/s40257-021-00620-9. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34286474 Review. 

Treatment of keloids and hypertrophic scars. Position statement of the Brazilian expert group GREMCIQ. Oliveira GV, Metsavaht LD, Kadunc BV, Jedwab SKK, Bressan MS, Stolf HO, Castro RG, Bezerra SMFMC, Calil DA, Addor FAZ, Fraga JCS, Reis CMS, Reis-Filho E, Silva MR, Ramos-E-Silva M, Hexsel DM. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2021 Jul 15. doi: 10.1111/jdv.17484. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34263958

Nail discoloration in pediatric skin of color patients. Bellet JS. Pediatr Dermatol. 2021 Jul 15. doi: 10.1111/pde.14659. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34263476 Review.

Dermoscopy of acquired pigmentary disorders: a comprehensive review. Krueger L, Saizan A, Stein JA, Elbuluk N. Int J Dermatol. 2021 Jul 7. doi: 10.1111/ijd.15741. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34235719 Review.

Racial/Ethnic Variations in Acne: Implications for Treatment and Skin Care Recommendations for Acne Patients With Skin of Color. Alexis AF, Woolery-Lloyd H, Williams K, Andriessen A, Callender VD, Kang S, Rodriquez D, Tan J. J Drugs Dermatol. 2021 Jul 1;20(7):716-725. doi: 10.36849/JDD.6169. PMID: 34232006

Treatment of Rhinophyma With Fractional CO2 Laser Resurfacing in a Woman of Color: Case Report and Review of the Literature. Kassirer SS, Gotkin RH, Sarnoff DS. J Drugs Dermatol. 2021 Jul 1;20(7):772-775. doi: 10.36849/JDD.C702. PMID: 34231998

Commonly Used Over the Counter Therapies for Hair Growth in Skin of Color: An Evidenced-Based Review. Laughter MR, Anderson JB, Ugonabo N, Mohammodu Z, Sadeghpour M, Shapiro J, Sicco KL. J Drugs Dermatol. 2021 Jul 1;20(7):726-731. doi: 10.36849/JDD.5689. PMID: 34231986

More than just acral melanoma: the controversies of defining the disease. Bernardes SS, Ferreira I, Elder DE, Nobre AB, Martínez-Said H, Adams DJ, Robles-Espinoza CD, Possik PA. J Pathol Clin Res. 2021 Jul 2. doi: 10.1002/cjp2.233. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34213090 Review.

Anti-Pigmentary Natural Compounds and Their Mode of Action. Kim K, Huh Y, Lim KM. Int J Mol Sci. 2021 Jun 8;22(12):6206. doi: 10.3390/ijms22126206. PMID: 34201391 Free PMC article. Review.

July 2021

Quality of life in atopic dermatitis in Asian countries: a systematic review. Huang J, Choo YJ, Smith HE, Apfelbacher C. Arch Dermatol Res. 2021 Jun 4. doi: 10.1007/s00403-021-02246-7. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34086064

Periorbital Discolouration Diagnosis and Treatment: Evidence-Based Review. Pissaridou MK, Ghanem A, Lowe N. J Cosmet Laser Ther. 2020 Nov 16;22(6-8):217-225. doi: 10.1080/14764172.2021.1899238. Epub 2021 Jun 3. PMID: 34078228 Review.

Hidradenitis suppurativa in East and Southeast Asian populations: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Gotesman RD, Choi C, Alavi A. Int J Dermatol. 2021 Jun 1. doi: 10.1111/ijd.15671. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34075575 Review.

Photoprotection according to skin phototype and dermatoses: practical recommendations from an expert panel. Passeron T, Lim HW, Goh CL, Kang HY, Ly F, Morita A, Ocampo Candiani J, Puig S, Schalka S, Wei L, Dréno B, Krutmann J. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2021 Jul;35(7):1460-1469. doi: 10.1111/jdv.17242. Epub 2021 May 4. PMID: 33764577 Review.

Immunotherapy in Acral and Mucosal Melanoma: Current Status and Future Directions. Mao L, Qi Z, Zhang L, Guo J, Si L. Front Immunol. 2021 Jun 4;12:680407. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2021.680407. eCollection 2021. PMID: 34149718 Free PMC article. Review.

A review: Surveillance of lumpy skin disease (LSD) a growing problem in Asia. Khan YR, Ali A, Hussain K, Ijaz M, Rabbani AH, Khan RL, Abbas SN, Aziz MU, Ghaffar A, Sajid HA. Microb Pathog. 2021 Jun 16:105050. doi: 10.1016/j.micpath.2021.105050. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34146642 CAN YOU A

Chronic itch in African Americans: an unmet need. Ingrasci G, El-Kashlan N, Alexis A, Yosipovitch G. Arch Dermatol Res. 2021 Jun 15. doi: 10.1007/s00403-021-02255-6. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34129098 Review.

Emerging topical therapies to treat pigmentary disorders: an evidence-based approach. Hu S, Laughter MR, Anderson JB, Sadeghpour M. J Dermatolog Treat. 2021 Jun 23:1-7. doi: 10.1080/09546634.2021.1940811. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34114938

Hidradenitis suppurativa in skin of colour. Zouboulis CC, Goyal M, Byrd AS. Exp Dermatol. 2021 Jun;30 Suppl 1:27-30. doi: 10.1111/exd.14341. PMID: 34085333 

African black soap: Physiochemical, phytochemical properties, and uses. Ogunbiyi A, Enechukwu NA. Dermatol Ther. 2021 May;34(3):e14870. doi: 10.1111/dth.14870. Epub 2021 Mar 10. PMID: 33571401 Review.

Lumpy skin disease, an emerging transboundary viral disease: A review. Namazi F, Khodakaram Tafti A. Vet Med Sci. 2021 May;7(3):888-896. doi: 10.1002/vms3.434. Epub 2021 Feb 1. PMID: 33522708 Free PMC article. Review.

Cutaneous Manifestations of EGFR-Inhibitors in African Americans and Treatment Considerations. Geisler AN, Noor SJ. J Drugs Dermatol. 2020 Sep 1;19(9):894-896. doi: 10.36849/JDD.2020.10.36849/JDD.2020.5275. PMID: 33026750

The Therapeutic Use of Antioxidants for Melasma. Babbush KM, Babbush RA, Khachemoune A. J Drugs Dermatol. 2020 Aug 1;19(8):788-792. doi: 10.36849/JDD.2020.5079. PMID: 32845595 Review.

Post-Inflammatory Hyperpigmentation: A Review of Treatment Strategies. Shenoy A, Madan R. J Drugs Dermatol. 2020 Aug 1;19(8):763-768. doi: 10.36849/JDD.2020.4887. PMID: 32845587 Review.

Treatment of melasma: a review of less commonly used antioxidants. Babbush KM, Babbush RA, Khachemoune A. Int J Dermatol. 2021 Feb;60(2):166-173. doi: 10.1111/ijd.15133. Epub 2020 Aug 20. PMID: 32815582 Review.

Melanoma in the setting of nevus of Ota: a review for dermatologists. Williams NM, Gurnani P, Labib A, Nuesi R, Nouri K. Int J Dermatol. 2021 May;60(5):523-532. doi: 10.1111/ijd.15135. Epub 2020 Aug 17. PMID: 32808287 Review.

Treatment of hereditary palmoplantar keratoderma: a review by analysis of the literature. Bodemer C, Steijlen P, Mazereeuw-Hautier J, O'Toole EA. Br J Dermatol. 2021 Mar;184(3):393-400. doi: 10.1111/bjd.19144. Epub 2020 Jun 17. PMID: 32307694 Review.

Pharmacogenomics in Asian Subpopulations and Impacts on Commonly Prescribed Medications. Lo C, Nguyen S, Yang C, Witt L, Wen A, Liao TV, Nguyen J, Lin B, Altman RB, Palaniappan L. Clin Transl Sci. 2020 Sep;13(5):861-870. doi: 10.1111/cts.12771. Epub 2020 Apr 13. PMID: 32100936 Free PMC article. Review.

A proposed mechanism for central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia. Subash J, Alexander T, Beamer V, McMichael A. Exp Dermatol. 2020 Feb;29(2):190-195. doi: 10.1111/exd.13664. Epub 2018 Jun 29. PMID: 29660185 Review.

June 2021

Are improvements in melasma severity correlated with improvements in quality of life? A systematic review. Bailey AMJ, Dorus B, Li HO, Kanigsberg N. Dermatol Ther. 2021 May 30:e15011. doi: 10.1111/dth.15011. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34053172 No abstract available.

Platelet rich plasma is a promising therapy for melasma. Tuknayat A, Bhalla M, Pal Thami G. J Cosmet Dermatol. 2021 May 19. doi: 10.1111/jocd.14229. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34013618 Review.

Dermoscopic features of neoplasms in skin of color: A review. Ezenwa E, Stein JA, Krueger L. Int J Womens Dermatol. 2021 Jan 19;7(2):145-151. doi: 10.1016/j.ijwd.2020.11.009. eCollection 2021 Mar. PMID: 33937480 Free PMC article. Review.

Efficacy and tolerability of chemical peeling as a single agent for melasma in dark-skinned patients: A systematic review and meta-analysis of comparative trials. Dorgham NA, Hegazy RA, Sharobim AK, Dorgham DA. J Cosmet Dermatol. 2020 Nov;19(11):2812-2819. doi: 10.1111/jocd.13725. Epub 2020 Sep 29. PMID: 32947652 

 

May 2021

African Oils in Dermatology. Ayanlowo O, Cole-Adeife O, Ilomuanya M, Ebie C, Adegbulu A, Ezeanyache O, Odiase O, Ikebudu V, Akanbi B. Dermatol Ther. 2021 Apr 30:e14968. doi: 10.1111/dth.14968. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33928725 

Modulating skin colour: role of the thioredoxin and glutathione systems in regulating melanogenesis. Lu Y, Tonissen KF, Di Trapani G. Biosci Rep. 2021 Apr 19:BSR20210427. doi: 10.1042/BSR20210427. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33871027

Microneedling as an adjuvant to topical therapies for melasma: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Michel Bailey AJ, Oi-Yee Li H, Tan MG, Cheng W, Dover JS. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2021 Apr 12:S0190-9622(21)00767-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2021.03.116. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33857549

A Systematic Review on the Treatment of Dermatosis Papulosa Nigra. Maghfour J, Ogunleye T. J Drugs Dermatol. 2021 Apr 1;20(4):467-472. doi: 10.36849/JDD.2021.5555. PMID: 33852246 

Melasma treatment: a systematic review. Neagu N, Conforti C, Agozzino M, Marangi GF, Morariu SH, Pellacani G, Persichetti P, Piccolo D, Segreto F, Zalaudek I, Dianzani C. J Dermatolog Treat. 2021 Apr 14:1-39. doi: 10.1080/09546634.2021.1914313. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33849384

The evolution of human skin pigmentation involved the interactions of genetic, environmental, and cultural variables. Jablonski NG. Pigment Cell Melanoma Res. 2021 Apr 7. doi: 10.1111/pcmr.12976. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33825328 Review. 

Sarcoidosis: A Clinical Overview from Symptoms to Diagnosis. Sève P, Pacheco Y, Durupt F, Jamilloux Y, Gerfaud-Valentin M, Isaac S, Boussel L, Calender A, Androdias G, Valeyre D, El Jammal T. Cells. 2021 Mar 31;10(4):766. doi: 10.3390/cells10040766. PMID: 33807303 Free PMC article. Review. 

A review of combined treatments for melasma involving energy-based devices and proposed pathogenesis-oriented combinations. Mehrabi JN, Bar-Ilan E, Wasim S, Koren A, Zusmanovitch L, Salameh F, Isman Nelkenbaum G, Horovitz T, Zur E, Song Lim T, Mashiah J, Artzi O. J Cosmet Dermatol. 2021 Apr 1. doi: 10.1111/jocd.14110. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33794033 Review.

Acne keloidalis nuchae in the armed forces. Brahe C, Peters K, Meunier N. Cutis. 2020 May;105(5):223-226. PMID: 32603383 Review.

April 2021

Dermatoscopy of Inflammatory Diseases in Skin of Color. Bhat YJ, Jha AK.Indian Dermatol Online J. 2021 Jan 16;12(1):45-57. doi: 10.4103/idoj.IDOJ_613_20. eCollection 2021 Jan-Feb.PMID: 33768022 Free PMC article. Review.

Dermatoscopic Features of Pigmentary Diseases in Ethnic Skin. Vinay K, Ankad BS.Indian Dermatol Online J. 2021 Jan 16;12(1):24-33. doi: 10.4103/idoj.IDOJ_561_20. eCollection 2021 Jan-Feb.PMID: 33768020 Free PMC article.

Photoprotection according to skin phototype and dermatoses: Practical recommendations from an expert panel. Passeron T, Lim HW, Goh CL, Kang HY, Ly F, Morita A, Ocampo Candiani J, Puig S, Schalka S, Wei L, Dréno B, Krutmann J.J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2021 Mar 25. doi: 10.1111/jdv.17242. Online ahead of print.PMID: 33764577 Review.

The efficacy of energy-based devices combination therapy for melasma.Iranmanesh B, Khalili M, Mohammadi S, Amiri R, Aflatoonian M.Dermatol Ther. 2021 Mar 4:e14927. doi: 10.1111/dth.14927. Online ahead of print.PMID: 33665885 

Parallel discourses: leveraging the Black Lives Matter movement to fight colorism and skin bleaching practices. Van Hout MC, Wazaify M.Public Health. 2021 Mar;192:1-2. doi: 10.1016/j.puhe.2020.12.020. Epub 2021 Feb 13.PMID: 33592316 Review.


March 2021

Did human evolution in skin of color enhance the TEWL barrier?
Peer RP, Burli A, Maibach HI.
Arch Dermatol Res. 2021 Feb 26. doi: 10.1007/s00403-021-02197-z. Online ahead of print. Review.

African Black Soap; Physiochemical, phytochemical properties and uses.
Ogunbiyi A, Enechukwu NA.
Dermatol Ther. 2021 Feb 11:e14870. doi: 10.1111/dth.14870. Online ahead of print. Review.

Hair aging in different races and ethnicities.
Maymone MBC, Laughter M, Pollock S, Khan I, Marques T, Abdat R, Goldberg LJ, Vashi NA.
J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2021 Jan;14(1):38-44. Epub 2021 Jan 1. Review.

Parallel discourses: leveraging the Black Lives Matter movement to fight colorism and skin bleaching practices.
Van Hout MC, Wazaify M.
Public Health. 2021 Feb 13;192:1-2. doi: 10.1016/j.puhe.2020.12.020. Online ahead of print.

 

February 2021

The effect of Vitamin C on melanin pigmentation - A systematic review.
Sanadi RM, Deshmukh RS.
J Oral Maxillofac Pathol. 2020 May-Aug;24(2):374-382. doi: 10.4103/jomfp.JOMFP_207_20. Epub 2020 Sep 9. Systematic review.

Analyzing the efficacy of isotretinoin in treating dissecting cellulitis: A literature review and meta-analysis.
Guo W, Zhu C, Stevens G, Silverstein D.
Drugs R D. 2021 Jan 2. doi: 10.1007/s40268-020-00335-y. Online ahead of print. Systematic review.

Comparative study of cutaneous melanoma and its associated issues between people of African decent and Caucasians.
Anaba EL.
Dermatol Ther. 2021 Jan 21:e14790. doi: 10.1111/dth.14790. Online ahead of print. Review.

Unraveling the roles of vitamin D status and melanin during Covid 19 (Review).
Sidiropoulou P, Docea AO, Nikolaou V, Katsarou MS, Spandidos DA, Tsatsakis A, Calina D, Drakoulis N.
Int J Mol Med. 2021 Jan;47(1):92-100. doi: 10.3892/ijmm.2020.4802. Epub 2020 Nov 30. Review.

A review of ethnomedicinal uses of shea butter for dermatoses in sub-Saharan Africa.
Pearl Ugwu-Dike BS, Nambudiri VE.
Dermatol Ther. 2021 Jan 21. doi: 10.1111/dth.14786. Online ahead of print. Review.

 

January 2021

UV exposure and the risk of cutaneous melanoma in skin of color: A systematic review.
Lopes FCPS, Sleiman MG, Sebastian K, Bogucka R, Jacobs EA, Adamson AS.
JAMA Dermatol. 2020 Dec 16. doi: 10.1001/jamadermatol.2020.4616. Online ahead of print. Systematic review.

Skin pigmentation and its control: From ultraviolet radiation to stem cells.
Yardman-Frank JM, Fisher DE.
Exp Dermatol. 2020 Dec 15. doi: 10.1111/exd.14260. Online ahead of print. Review.

Inhibition of melanogenesis by some well-known polyphenolics: A review.
Orhan IE, Deniz FSS.
Curr Pharm Biotechnol. 2020 Dec 10. doi: 10.2174/1386207323666201211102233. Online ahead of print. Review.

Exogenous ochronosis (EO): Skin lightening cream causing rare caviar-like lesion with banana-like pigments; review of literature and histological comparison with endogenous counterpart.
Qorbani A, Mubasher A, Sarantopoulos GP, Nelson S, Fung MA.
Autops Case Rep. 2020 Sep 2;10(4):e2020197. doi: 10.4322/acr.2020.197. Review.

 

December 2020

UV exposure and the risk of cutaneous melanoma in skin of color: A systematic review.
Lopes FCPS, Sleiman MG, Sebastian K, Bogucka R, Jacobs EA, Adamson AS.
JAMA Dermatol. 2020 Dec 16. doi: 10.1001/jamadermatol.2020.4616. Online ahead of print. Systematic review.

Skin pigmentation and its control: From ultraviolet radiation to stem cells.
Yardman-Frank JM, Fisher DE.
Exp Dermatol. 2020 Dec 15. doi: 10.1111/exd.14260. Online ahead of print. Review.

Inhibition of melanogenesis by some well-known polyphenolics: A review.
Orhan IE, Deniz FSS.
Curr Pharm Biotechnol. 2020 Dec 10. doi: 10.2174/1386207323666201211102233. Online ahead of print. Review.

Microneedling for the treatment of scars: An update for clinicians.
Juhasz MLW, Cohen JL.
Clin Cosmet Investig Dermatol. 2020 Dec 22;13:997-1003. doi: 10.2147/CCID.S267192. eCollection 2020. Review.

Exogenous ochronosis (EO): Skin lightening cream causing rare caviar-like lesion with banana-like pigments; review of literature and histological comparison with endogenous counterpart.
Qorbani A, Mubasher A, Sarantopoulos GP, Nelson S, Fung MA.
Autops Case Rep. 2020 Sep 2;10(4):e2020197. doi: 10.4322/acr.2020.197. Review.

 

November 2020

The vascular component of melasma: A systematic review of laboratory, diagnostic, and therapeutic evidence.
Masub N, Nguyen JK, Austin E, Jagdeo J.
Dermatol Surg. 2020 Dec;46(12):1642-1650. doi: 10.1097/DSS.0000000000002770. Systematic review.

The use of natural ingredients in the treatment of alopecias with an emphasis on central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia: A systematic review.
Ezekwe N, King M, Hollinger JC.
J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020 Aug;13(8):23-27. Epub 2020 Aug 1. Systematic review.

Dermatology training in Africa: Successes and challenges.
Mosam A, Todd G.
Dermatol Clin. 2021 Jan;39(1):57-71. doi: 10.1016/j.det.2020.08.006. Review.

Avoidance of vitamin D deficiency to slow the COVID-19 pandemic.
Kohlmeier M.
BMJ Nutr Prev Health. 2020 May 20;3(1):67-73. doi: 10.1136/bmjnph-2020-000096. eCollection 2020. Review.

Lentigo maligna: Clinical presentation and appropriate management.
Iznardo H, Garcia-Melendo C, Yélamos O.
Clin Cosmet Investig Dermatol. 2020 Nov 13;13:837-855. doi: 10.2147/CCID.S224738. eCollection 2020. Review.

[Chemical peeling for treatment of melasma, pigmentary disorders and hyperpigmentation : Indications, effectivity and risks].
Borelli C, Fischer S.
Hautarzt. 2020 Dec;71(12):950-959. doi: 10.1007/s00105-020-04712-1. German. Review.

[Treatment of nevus of Ota and Ito and epidermal nevus syndrome].
Badawi A, Osman MA, Kassab AN.
Hautarzt. 2020 Dec;71(12):926-931. doi: 10.1007/s00105-020-04710-3. German. Review.

[Laser treatment of pigmentation disorders].
Fritz K, Salavastru C.
Hautarzt. 2020 Dec;71(12):920-925. doi: 10.1007/s00105-020-04716-x. German. Review.

[Topical treatment of pigmentation disorders with cosmetic and pharmaceutical agents].
Kerscher M, Buntrock H.
Hautarzt. 2020 Dec;71(12):944-949. doi: 10.1007/s00105-020-04719-8. German. Review.

Cosmetic skin lightening use and side effects.
Masub N, Khachemoune A.
J Dermatolog Treat. 2020 Nov 10:1-6. doi: 10.1080/09546634.2020.1845597. Online ahead of print. Review.

 

October 2020

Pseudofolliculitis barbae in the U.S. military, a review.
Tshudy MT, Cho S.
Mil Med. 2020 Oct 30:usaa243. doi: 10.1093/milmed/usaa243. Online ahead of print. Review.

Rosacea in skin of color: A comprehensive review.
Sarkar R, Podder I, Jagadeesan S.
Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 2020 Oct 27. doi: 10.4103/ijdvl.IJDVL_769_19. Online ahead of print. Review.

Cutaneous manifestations of EGFR-inhibitors in African Americans and treatment considerations.
Geisler AN, Noor SJ.
J Drugs Dermatol. 2020 Sep 1;19(9):894-896. doi: 10.36849/JDD.2020.10.36849/JDD.2020.5275. Review.

Elective treatment of dermatosis papulosa nigra: A review of treatment modalities.
Tran M, Richer V.
Skin Therapy Lett. 2020 Sep;25(4):1-5. Review.

 

September 2020

Efficacy and tolerability of chemical peeling as a single agent for melasma in dark-skinned patients: A systematic review and meta-analysis of comparative trials.
Dorgham NA, Hegazy RA, Sharobim AK, Dorgham DA.
J Cosmet Dermatol. 2020 Sep 18. doi: 10.1111/jocd.13725. Online ahead of print. Systematic review.

A systematic review of the efficacy and safety of microneedling in the treatment of melasma.
Wu SZ, Muddasani S, Alam M.
Dermatol Surg. 2020 Sep 2. doi: 10.1097/DSS.0000000000002763. Online ahead of print. Systematic review.

Dissecting cellulitis of the scalp: A review and case studies of surgical reconstruction.
Cuellar TA, Roh DS, Sampson CE.
Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2020 Aug 18;8(8):e3015. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000003015. eCollection 2020 Aug. Review.

 

August 2020

Treatments of periorbital hyperpigmentation: A systematic review.
Michelle L, Pouldar Foulad D, Ekelem C, Saedi N, Mesinkovska NA.
Dermatol Surg. 2020 Jul 31. doi: 10.1097/DSS.0000000000002484. Online ahead of print. Systematic review.

Comparing the efficacy and safety of Q-switched and picosecond lasers in the treatment of nevus of Ota: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Williams NM, Gurnani P, Long J, Reynolds J, Pan Y, Suzuki T, Alhetheli GI, Nouri K.
Lasers Med Sci. 2020 Aug 24. doi: 10.1007/s10103-020-03125-9. Online ahead of print. Systematic review.

The therapeutic use of antioxidants for melasma.
Babbush KM, Babbush RA, Khachemoune A.
J Drugs Dermatol. 2020 Aug 1;19(8):788-792. doi: 10.36849/JDD.2020.5079. Review.

Treatment of melasma: a review of less commonly used antioxidants.
Babbush KM, Babbush RA, Khachemoune A.
Int J Dermatol. 2020 Aug 20. doi: 10.1111/ijd.15133. Online ahead of print. Review.

Post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation: A review of treatment strategies.
Shenoy A, Madan R.
J Drugs Dermatol. 2020 Aug 1;19(8):763-768. doi: 10.36849/JDD.2020.4887. Review.

Melanoma in the setting of nevus of Ota: a review for dermatologists.
Williams NM, Gurnani P, Labib A, Nuesi R, Nouri K.
Int J Dermatol. 2020 Aug 17. doi: 10.1111/ijd.15135. Online ahead of print. Review.

Overview of skin bleaching history and origins.
Iftekhar N, Zhitny VP.
Dermatology. 2020 Aug 19:1-3. doi: 10.1159/000509727. Online ahead of print. Review.

Traditional Asian herbs in skin whitening: The current development and limitations.
Hu Y, Zeng H, Huang J, Jiang L, Chen J, Zeng Q.
Front Pharmacol. 2020 Jul 7;11:982. doi: 10.3389/fphar.2020.00982. eCollection 2020. Review.

Evidence-based surgical management of post-acne scarring in skin of color.
Gupta A, Kaur M, Patra S, Khunger N, Gupta S.
J Cutan Aesthet Surg. 2020 Apr-Jun;13(2):124-141. doi: 10.4103/JCAS.JCAS_154_19. Review.

Pruritus in black skin: Unique molecular characteristics and clinical features.
McColl M, Boozalis E, Aguh C, Eseonu AC, Okoye GA, Kwatra SG.
J Natl Med Assoc. 2020 Jul 31:S0027-9684(20)30140-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jnma.2020.07.002. Online ahead of print. Review.

Sociocultural influences on disparities in United States children with atopic dermatitis: A narrative review of the literature.
Croce EA, Rew L.
Compr Child Adolesc Nurs. 2020 Aug 18:1-16. doi: 10.1080/24694193.2020.1799113. Online ahead of print. Review.


July 2020

Mukwende M, Tamonv P, Turner M (2020). Mind the Gap: a handbook of clinical signs on black and brown skin. London: St Georges, University of London. https://www.blackandbrownskin.co.uk/mindthegap

Various websites added to website page.

Publication rates on the topic of racial and ethnic diversity in dermatology versus other specialties.
Bray JK, McMichael AJ, Huang WW, Feldman SR.
Dermatol Online J. 2020 Mar 15;26(3):13030/qt094243gp. Systematic review.

Skin colour and vitamin D: An update.
Hanel A, Carlberg C.
Exp Dermatol. 2020 Jul 3. doi: 10.1111/exd.14142. Online ahead of print. Review.

The top ten cosmeceuticals for facial hyperpigmentation.
Searle T, Al-Niaimi F, Ali FR.
Dermatol Ther. 2020 Jul 27:e14095. doi: 10.1111/dth.14095. Online ahead of print. Review.

The use of botanical extracts in East Asia for treatment of hyperpigmentation: An evidenced-based review.
Hu S, Wolfe S, Laughter MR, Sadeghpour M.
J Drugs Dermatol. 2020 Jul 1;19(7):758-763. doi: 10.36849/JDD.2020.4776. Review.

Emulsified fat and nanofat for the treatment of dark circles.
Ziade G, Karam D.
Dermatol Ther. 2020 Jul 28:e14100. doi: 10.1111/dth.14100. Online ahead of print. Review.

Postinflammatory hypopigmentation: a comprehensive review of treatments.
Madu PN, Syder N, Elbuluk N.
J Dermatolog Treat. 2020 Jul 20:1-5. doi: 10.1080/09546634.2020.1793892. Online ahead of print. Review.

"The unfair drive to be fair" - psychosocial aspects and implications of the use of skin lightening agents.
Shivakumar S, Jafferany M.
Dermatol Ther. 2020 Jul 27. doi: 10.1111/dth.14091. Online ahead of print. Review.

A review of current keloid management: Mainstay monotherapies and emerging approaches.
Limmer EE, Glass DA 2nd.
Dermatol Ther (Heidelb). 2020 Jul 23. doi: 10.1007/s13555-020-00427-2. Online ahead of print. Review.

Dermatosis papulosa nigra.
Xiao A, Muse ME, Ettefagh L.2020 Jul 2.
In: StatPearls [Internet]. Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; 2020. Review.

Safe, mild ultraviolet-B exposure: An essential human requirement for vitamin D and other vital bodily parameter adequacy: A review
Hawk JLM.
Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed. 2020 Jul 5. doi: 10.1111/phpp.12584. Online ahead of print. Review.

 

June 2020

Publication rates on the topic of racial and ethnic diversity in dermatology versus other specialties.
Bray JK, McMichael AJ, Huang WW, Feldman SR.
Dermatol Online J. 2020 Mar 15;26(3). pii: 13030/qt094243gp. Systematic review.

Natural skin-whitening compounds for the treatment of melanogenesis (Review).
Qian W, Liu W, Zhu D, Cao Y, Tang A, Gong G, Su H.
Exp Ther Med. 2020 Jul;20(1):173-185. doi: 10.3892/etm.2020.8687. Epub 2020 Apr 24. Review.

Laser Fitzpatrick Skin Type Recommendations.
Sharma AN, Patel BC.
StatPearls [Internet]. Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; 2020 Jan. Review.

 

May 2020

Nothing relevant found.

 

April 2020

A systematic review of picosecond laser in dermatology: Evidence and recommendations.
Wu DC, Goldman MP, Wat H, Chan HHL.
Lasers Surg Med. 2020 Apr 13. doi: 10.1002/lsm.23244. [Epub ahead of print]. Systematic review.

Racial differences in time to treatment for melanoma.
Tripathi R, Archibald LK, Mazmudar RS, Conic RR, Rothermel LD, Scott JF, Bordeaux JS.
J Am Acad Dermatol. 2020 Apr 8. pii: S0190-9622(20)30517-X. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2020.03.094. [Epub ahead of print]. Review.

Emerging strategies to treat rare and intractable subtypes of melanoma.
Alicea GM, Rebecca VW.
Pigment Cell Melanoma Res. 2020 Apr 9. doi: 10.1111/pcmr.12880. [Epub ahead of print]. Review.

Acral lentiginous melanoma: Basic facts, biological characteristics and research perspectives of an understudied disease.
Basurto-Lozada P, Molina-Aguilar C, Castañeda-Garcia C, Vázquez-Cruz ME, Garcia-Salinas OI, Álvarez-Cano A, Martínez-Said H, Roldán-Marín R, Adams DJ, Possik PA, Robles-Espinoza CD.
Pigment Cell Melanoma Res. 2020 Apr 24. doi: 10.1111/pcmr.12885. [Epub ahead of print]. Review.

Treatment of hereditary palmoplantar keratoderma: a review by analysis of the literature.
Bodemer C, Steijlen P, Hautier JM, O'Toole EA.
Br J Dermatol. 2020 Apr 20. doi: 10.1111/bjd.19144. [Epub ahead of print]. Review.

Photoprotection beyond ultraviolet radiation: A review of tinted sunscreens.
Lyons AB, Trullas C, Kohli I, Hamzavi IH, Lim HW.
J Am Acad Dermatol. 2020 Apr 23. pii: S0190-9622(20)30694-0. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2020.04.079. [Epub ahead of print]. Review.

Photoprotection and skin pigmentation: Melanin-related molecules and some other new agents obtained from natural sources.
Solano F.
Molecules. 2020 Mar 27;25(7). pii: E1537. doi: 10.3390/molecules25071537. Review.

Emerging role of dermal compartment in skin pigmentation: Comprehensive review.
Kapoor R, Dhatwalia SK, Kumar R, Rani S, Parsad D.
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2020 Apr 3. doi: 10.1111/jdv.16404. [Epub ahead of print]. Review.

Cutaneous interaction with visible light: What do we know.
Cohen L, Brodsky MA, Zubair R, Kohli I, Hamzavi IH, Sadeghpour M.
J Am Acad Dermatol. 2020 Apr 11. pii: S0190-9622(20)30551-X. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2020.03.115. [Epub ahead of print]. Review.

Centre of Evidence Based Dermatology

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