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Title Clinical guide to sunscreens and photoprotection / edited by Henry W. Lim, Zoe Diana Draelos
Published New York, NY : Informa Healthcare, ©2009
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 301 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Basic and clinical dermatology ; 43
Basic and clinical dermatology ; 43
Contents History of photoprotection / Rik Roelandts -- Chemistry and properties of organic and inorganic UV filters / Uli Osterwalder and Bernd Herzog -- Formulation and stability of sunscreen products / Curtis A. Col, Juergen Vollhardt, and Christine Mendrok -- Assessment of photoprotective properties of sunscreens / Brian L. Diffey and James Ferguson -- Worldwide regulation of UV filters : current status and future trends / Farah K. Ahmed -- Sunscreens and photodermatoses / Zoe Diana Draelos, Henry W. Lim, and André Rougier -- Sunscreens and photocarcinogenesis / Gillian M. Murphy and John L.M. Hawk -- Sunscreens, photoimmunosupression, and photoaging / Gary M. Halliday and Herbert Hönigsmann -- Effect of photoprotection on vitamin D and health / Heike Bischoff-Ferrari and Henry W. Lim -- Systemic effects of topically applied sunscreen ingredients / J. Frank Nash -- New and emerging sunscreen technologies / Julian P. Hewitt -- DNA repair and photoprotection / Daniel B. Yarosh and Kenneth A. Smiles -- Photoprotection in moisturizers and day care products / André Rougier, Sophie Seité, and Anny Fourtanier -- Photoprotection in colored cosmetics / Zoe Diana Draelos -- Photoprotection and products to simulate or stimulate UV tanning / Zoe Diana Draelos -- Oral and other non-sunscreen photoprotective agents / Salvador González and Yolanda Gilaberte-Calzada -- Photoprotection by fabric / Kathryn L. Hatch, Linda Block, and Peter Gies -- Photoprotection by glass / Chanisada Tuchinda and Henry W. Lim -- Sun, eye, ophthalmohelioses, and the contact lens / Minas Coroneo -- Public education in photoprotection / Steven Q. Wang and Allan C. Halpern
Summary Designed with practicing dermatologists, dermatology trainees, physicians, and scientists interested in photoprotection in mind, this concise and highly illustrated guide provides the latest knowledge of photoprotection in dermatology and cosmetic science. Clinical Guide to Sunscreens and Photoprotection also addresses recent important international and domestic regulatory activity and requirements on the use of novel sun protective chemicals and proper labeling of products to ensure increased consumer awareness
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Sunscreens (Cosmetics)
Photosensitivity disorders -- Treatment
Sunscreening Agents -- therapeutic use
Photosensitivity Disorders -- prevention & control
Skin -- radiation effects
Sunlight -- adverse effects
Ultraviolet Rays -- adverse effects
Sunscreening Agents
MEDICAL -- Dermatology.
Sunscreens (Cosmetics)
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
Author Lim, Henry W., 1949-
Draelos, Zoe Kececioglu
ISBN 9781420080841