Skin Care, Allergies, & Wrinkles

Explains the diagnosis and newest treatments for skin conditions and skin allergies. Describes new laser treatments for wrinkles and other skin conditions. Lists the most effective preventive and treatment methods for skin cancer. Identifies coping strategies for patients with psychosocial issues caused by chronic skin conditions. Identifies future trends in medical and cosmetic skin treatments.
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Hour 1

  1. Overview of Skin
    1.    History of skin care
    2.    Biology of skin
  2. Acne
    1.    Different types and severity
    2.    Treatment options
  3. Eczema and Atopic Dermatitis

Hour 2

  1. Hives and Urticaria
    1.    Chronic and acute urticaria
    2.    Drug induced hives
  2. Psoriasis
    1.    Pharmacological treatments
    2.    Effects of diet and lifestyle
    3.    Treatments of dry and itchy psoriasis
  3. Rosacea

Hour 3

  1. Seborrheic Dermatitis
  2. Skin Cancer
    1.    Melanoma
    2.    Basal cell carcinoma
    3.    Sqaumous cell carcinoma
  3. Care of Aging Skin
    1.    Treatments for wrinkle reduction
    2.    Facial peels, Botox® injections, facial fillers, and Laser treatments
  4. Effects of Stress on Skin and Reducing Stress

 

Learning Objectives

  1. Explain the diagnosis and newest treatments for skin conditions and skin allergies.
  2. Describe new laser treatments for wrinkles and other skin conditions.
  3. List the most effective preventive and treatment methods for skin cancer.
  4. Identify coping strategies for patients with psychosocial issues caused by chronic skin conditions.
  5. Identify future trends in medical and cosmetic skin treatments.
Contact Hours: 3
Instructor B. Hayes, F.A.A.D., Ph.D., M.D.
# of Pages 63
Instructor Skin Care, Allergies, & Wrinkles accreditation

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