publication . Article . 2016

Treatment of periorbital dark circles: Comparative study of chemical peeling with a combination of trichloroacetic acid and lactic acid versus carboxytherapy

Arwa Mohammad Hassan; Ghada Fawzy Hassan; Hedaya Yousef Aldalies; Gamal Mohammad El Maghraby;
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  • Published: 01 Jul 2016 Journal: Journal of Surgical Dermatology (issn: 2424-9084, eissn: 2424-9165, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: PiscoMed Publishing
Abstract
<jats:p>&lt;p&gt;Periorbital dark circles (PODC) are a common worldwide cosmetic problem. It is difficult to treat due to complications in its pathogenesis and aetiology. Available lines of treatment for PODC include whitening creams, topical retinoid acid, chemical peeling, laser therapy, carboxytherapy, autologous fat transplantation, injectable fillers and surgery (blepharoplasty).The aim of this study isto evaluate and compare the efficacy of chemical peels using trichloroacetic acid (3.75%) and lactic acid (15%) in a gel formula with that of carboxytherapy, in the treatment of periorbital hyperpigmentation.Two groups of patients with PODC were included in t...
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free text keywords: Chemical peeling, carboxytherapy, periorbital dark circles., Dermatology, RL1-803, Surgery, RD1-811, Periorbital dark circles, medicine.symptom, medicine, Blepharoplasty, medicine.medical_treatment, Intradermal injection, Lactic acid, chemistry.chemical_compound, chemistry, Transplantation, Laser therapy, Trichloroacetic acid, medicine.medical_specialty, business.industry, business
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publication . Article . 2016

Treatment of periorbital dark circles: Comparative study of chemical peeling with a combination of trichloroacetic acid and lactic acid versus carboxytherapy

Arwa Mohammad Hassan; Ghada Fawzy Hassan; Hedaya Yousef Aldalies; Gamal Mohammad El Maghraby;