This textbook presents comprehensive subjects on medical aesthetics and dermatology with discussions on methods for the treatment of skin diseases, aging and rejuvenation, and the most common skin problems and control management. Each topic gives details further with colored images to assist comprehend and appreciate the details.
In particular, the book helps the reader how to differentiate between various types of skin diseases that demonstrate common or similar characteristics. Those who are interested in scientific information on skin-wound healing can find a concise and informative section in this book. The etiology and types of skin disorders, scab and scar formation after injury and disease recovery are also explained. The book describes the biology of skin aging (including causes of aging like UV radiation and photoaging) and methods for the improvement of premature skin aging, skin care procedures such as laser rejuvenation, medical chemical peels, and the use of anti-aging products.
The book contains other subjects such as patient consultation and assessment, medical infection control for medical aesthetics, and other subjects that make this textbook a reference guide in medical aesthetics dermatology for doctors, nurses, and medical aestheticians.