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Color Atlas of Chemical Peels

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  • First atlas on chemical peels

  • Practical and simple guide

  • Peeling techniques are displayed in a step-by-step manner

  • Fully illustrated

  • Ideal reference tool for dermatologists dealing with cosmetology

  • Includes supplementary material: sn.pub/extras

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Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XIV
  2. Types of Chemical Peels: Advantages/Disadvantages - An Illustrated Algorithm

    1. Types of Chemical Peels

      • Antonella Tosti, Maria Pia De Padova, Matilde Iorizzo
      Pages 3-10
  3. Modalities of Application

    1. Glycolic Acid

      • Gabriella Fabbrocini, Maria Pia De Padova, Antonella Tosti
      Pages 13-21
    2. Jessner’s Solution

      • Pearl E. Grimes
      Pages 23-29
    3. Pyruvic Acid

      • Ilaria Ghersetich, Benedetta Brazzini, Torello Lotti, Maria Pia De Padova, Antonella Tosti
      Pages 31-39
    4. Resorcinol

      • Ilaria Ghersetich, Benedetta Brazzini, Torello Lotti, Maria Pia De Padova, Antonella Tosti
      Pages 41-47
    5. Salicylic Acid

      • Pearl E. Grimes
      Pages 49-57
    6. Trichloroacetic Acid

      • Christopher B. Harmon, Michael Hadley, Payam Tristani
      Pages 59-67
    7. Deep Chemical Peels for Photoaging

      • Marina Landau
      Pages 69-89
    8. Deep Chemical Peels for Post-Acne Scarring

      • Marina Landau
      Pages 91-101
    9. Combination Salicylic Acid/TCA Chemical Peeling

      • Pearl E. Grimes
      Pages 103-110
  4. How to Choose the Best Peeling for the Patient

    1. Acne

      • Vincenzo Bettoli, Alessandro Borghi, Maria Pia De Padova, Antonella Tosti
      Pages 113-132
    2. Actinic Keratosis

      • Ilaria Ghersetich, Benedetta Brazzini, Maria Pia De Padova, Antonella Tosti
      Pages 133-138
    3. Chemical Peels in Dark Skin

      • Pearl E. Grimes
      Pages 139-148
    4. Melasma

      • Matilde Iorizzo, Antonella Tosti, Maria Pia De Padova
      Pages 149-159
    5. Photoaging

      • Pearl E. Grimes
      Pages 161-175
    6. Post-Inflammatory Hyperpigmentation

      • Teresa Soriano, Pearl E. Grimes
      Pages 177-183
    7. Rosacea

      • Maria Pia De Padova, Matilde Iorizzo, Antonella Tosti
      Pages 185-198
    8. Solar Lentigo

      • Ilaria Ghersetich, Benedetta Brazzini, Maria Pia De Padova, Antonella Tosti
      Pages 199-205
  5. Management of the Patient

    1. Management of the Patient

      • Maria Pia De Padova, Antonella Tosti
      Pages 209-212

About this book

Chemical peeling is a well known method attempting to restore a more youthful appearance and improving dermatologic defects. Over the last years this technique has been marked by constant innovation. This book is the first atlas on chemical peels, representing the state of the art in this field. It is a fully illustrated text, becoming an ideal reference tool for dermatologists dealing with cosmetology. It is a practical and simple guide: in the first part the peeling techniques are displayed in a step-by-step manner with an exhaustive text supporting the illustrations; in the second part different diseases are discussed in their pathogenesis and treatment options. Each Author then provides his/her personal experience and treatment approach with different peeling techniques in acne, rosacea, melasma, photoaging, postinflammatory hyperpigmentations and dark skin.

Keywords

  • Peeling
  • Rosacea
  • aesthetic medicine
  • chemical peels
  • cosmetology
  • dermatology

Reviews

From the reviews:

"The editors state that ‘this atlas is an easy-to-understand book that gives the reader fact-based information about when and how to perform chemical peels’. … This is a well-arranged book. It is easy to read, has excellent illustrations, and is compact. This book will be of great use to both the dermatologist and the plastic surgeon. … This will be an extremely useful and well-used addition to our office library. Plastic surgeons take note!" (I. Jackson, European Journal of Plastic Surgery, Vol. 29, 2006)

"This unique atlas on chemical peels represents the state of art in this field reporting the most recent data available … . For all the well-done and documented photos, the clear descriptions of the diseases, the methodologies reported and the complete references, this agile and well written book represents an indispensable tool for all dermatologists, plastic surgeons, and general physicians involved in Cosmetic Dermatology. It provides also an ideal reference for all the physicians and marketing managers … ." (P. Morganti, Journal of Applied Cosmetology, Vol. 24 (1), 2006)

Editors and Affiliations

  • Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy

    Antonella Tosti, Maria Pia Padova

  • Vitiligo and Pigmentation Institute of Southern California and Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California, Los Angeles, USA

    Pearl E. Grimes

Bibliographic Information

  • Book Title: Color Atlas of Chemical Peels

  • Editors: Antonella Tosti, Pearl E. Grimes, Maria Pia Padova

  • DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/3-540-30223-9

  • Publisher: Springer Berlin, Heidelberg

  • eBook Packages: Medicine, Medicine (R0)

  • Copyright Information: Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2006

  • Softcover ISBN: 978-3-642-05959-9

  • eBook ISBN: 978-3-540-30223-0

  • Edition Number: 1

  • Number of Pages: XIV, 216

  • Number of Illustrations: 4 b/w illustrations, 282 illustrations in colour

  • Topics: Dermatology, Plastic Surgery, Nursing

Buying options

eBook
USD 169.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-3-540-30223-0
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
  • Exclusive offer for individuals only
  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book
USD 219.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)