Limit search to available items
Book Cover

Title Skin moisturization / edited by Anthony V. Rawlings, James J. Leyden
Edition 2nd ed
Published New York : Informa Healthcare, ©2009


Description 1 online resource (xiv, 492 pages) : illustrations
Series Basic and clinical dermatology ; 44
Basic and clinical dermatology ; 44
Contents Front Cover; Title Page; Series Introduction; Preface; Contents; Chapter 1- The Keys to Epidermal Differentiation; Chapter 2- Lipid Organization of the Skin Barrier; Chapter 3- Untangling the Role of Keratin in Stratum Corneum; Chapter 4- The Role of Filaggrin in Skin Diseases; Chapter 5- Peptidylarginine Deiminases in Skin Biology; Chapter 6- Cornified Envelope; Chapter 7- Corneodesmosomal Proteins; Chapter 8- Kallikrein-Related Peptidases: An Emerging Family of Pivotal Players in Epidermal Desquamation and Barrier Function; Chapter 9- Aquaporins and Tight Junctions; Chapter 10- Epidermal pH
Summary Focusing on the scientific basis of skin moisturization, this expanded Second Edition of Skin Moisturization explores a wide range of topics, from the biological aspects of the skin to the formulation of the active ingredients in skin moisturizers. Ideal for dermatologists, cosmetic scientists, and clinical scientists interested in the treatment of xerotic skin conditions, the text discusses the latest technology and trends in the ever-growing and expanding cosmetic industry
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Dermatologic agents.
Skin -- Diseases.
Barrier creams.
Wetting agents.
Emollients -- pharmacology
Dermatologic Agents
Skin Diseases
Wetting Agents
Emollients -- therapeutic use
Epidermis -- physiology
Skin Diseases -- drug therapy
Skin Diseases -- physiopathology
Wetting Agents -- therapeutic use
wetting agent.
MEDICAL -- Pharmacology.
Barrier creams.
Dermatologic agents.
Skin -- Diseases.
Wetting agents.
Form Electronic book
Author Rawlings, Anthony V., 1958-
Leyden, James J. (James Joseph)
ISBN 9781420070958