Join Prof. George Kroumpouzos for an exciting event focused on the latest advancements in Cosmetic Dermatology. Gain valuable insights from renowned experts in the field and expand your knowledge on cutting-edge procedures and treatments.
Complications of Fillers in the Perioral Area: Prevention and Management, presented by: Prof. George Kroumpouzos, MD, PhD, FAAD (United States)
Learn about safety tips for injecting dermal fillers in the lips and perioral areas. Discover strategies to prevent and manage complications arising from patient, product, and injector-related factors. Prof. Kroumpouzos will discuss patient selection, aseptic techniques, and the use of ultrasound guidance for optimal outcomes.
Overview and Functions of Skin Whitening Agents, presented by: Prof. Yoko Funasaka (Japan)
Skin whitening agents have the ability to reduce melanin deposition in the epidermis. They act on melanocytes to regulate melanin production, transportation to keratinocytes, and turnover control of melanin-containing keratinocytes. Even when controlling melanin production, both melanocytes and keratinocytes play a crucial role. In this lecture, we will explain the mechanisms of action for each of these functions and categorize skin whitening agents accordingly.
Botulinum toxin: Beyond Cosmetic Indications, presented by: Dr. Hassan Galadari MD (UAE)
Explore the history, mechanism, and diverse clinical applications of botulinum toxin. Dr. Galadari will delve into the therapeutic aspects of this versatile drug, originally discovered through a fascinating incident. Discover the various brands and reconstitution methods of botulinum toxin, with a focus on its popular cosmetic use.
My experience with Microneedling – From trichology and aesthetic medicine to clinical dermatology! presented by: Dr. Aseem Sharma MD, DNB, MBA, FAGE (India)
Dive into the world of microneedling, a revolutionary procedure using micrometer-sized needles to deliver drugs into the systemic circulation. Dr. Sharma will discuss the different applications of microneedling machines and materials, its mechanisms of action, safety considerations, and its role in various skin treatments, including scar revision and anti-aging.
Effectiveness and Safety of Topical Cysteamine Cream, presented by: Prof. Yoko Funasaka (Japan)
Cysteamine is an aminothiol physiologically produced in human cells, and it is known as an antioxidant that is highly included in breast milk. More than 50 years ago, Fitzpatrick and others discovered the efficacy of this component in treating pigmentation disorders. There are comparative trials with Kligman’s formula for melasma. In this lecture, we will present and discuss its components and product. This lecture supported by METRAS Inc.
How to deal with facial scars in darker skin with Fractional CO2 laser? presented by: Pr. Koushik Lahiri MBBS, DVD (CAL), IFAAD, FRCP (Edin), FRCP (London) (India)
Discover effective approaches for managing facial scars in darker skin using Fractional CO2 laser and other techniques. Pr. Lahiri will discuss scar classification, treatment options, and the importance of scar prevention. Gain valuable insights into controlling vascularity and optimizing outcomes for patients with different scar types. Don’t miss this opportunity to enhance your expertise in Cosmetic Dermatology. Connect with industry leaders, gain valuable knowledge, and expand your professional network. Register now and join us in September for this exceptional event!
About the Organizers:
This Essentials symposium is curated by the organizers of the World Skin Health Day | Guinea 2024. Introduced by the World Health Organization under the auspices of the International Society of Dermatology, the World Skin Health Day | Guinea 2023 hosted over 100 high-profile presentations accredited with 30 UEMS-EACCME® credits.
Essentials are hosted on Global Dermatology. Initiated in 2009, Global Dermatology empowers Dermatologists to engage with evidence-based resources, explore clinical cases, and deepen medical knowledge, right at the point of care. The GD InquireTM App. provides a unique inquiry-based learning approach in skin health.