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Lasers in Medical Science

, Volume 33, Issue 8, pp 1631–1637 | Cite as

Effectiveness of photopneumatic technology: a descriptive review of the literature

  • Ali Rajabi-EstarabadiEmail author
  • Siri Choragudi
  • Isabella Camacho
  • Kevin J. Moore
  • Jonette E. Keri
  • Keyvan Nouri
Review Article
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Abstract

Usage of photopneumatic technology has recently increased for treatment of different skin conditions such as acne, keratosis pilaris (KP), and rosacea. Photopneumatic devices combine gentle negative pressure with broad band pulsed light simultaneously to attack multiple targets in the skin for better treatment outcomes. In this literature review, we evaluate the efficacy of photopneumatic therapy on treatment of acne, keratosis pilaris (KP), and rosacea.

Keywords

Photopneumatic Acne Keratosis pilaris Rosacea 

Notes

Compliance with ethical standards

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflicts of interest.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ali Rajabi-Estarabadi
    • 1
    Email author
  • Siri Choragudi
    • 1
  • Isabella Camacho
    • 1
  • Kevin J. Moore
    • 1
  • Jonette E. Keri
    • 1
  • Keyvan Nouri
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous SurgeryUniversity of Miami Miller School of MedicineMiamiUSA

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