Year: 2018

Sclerotherapy and laser treatment for varicose and spider veins

Venous disease is a widespread problem that affects 40% to 55% of the population. Varicose veins, reticular veins and spider veins (telangiectasia) are the most common vascular disorders of the lower extremities and their incidence increases with age.  Varicose veins are caused by venous insufficiency, a vascular problem due to the failing of venous valves …

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Prevention and Treatment of the Aging Skin with Cosmeceuticals: Non-Phenolic Skin Lightening Agents

  The second class of skin lightening agents is the one of the non-phenolic compounds. Equally to the phenolic compounds of which we already discussed, these agents are used to treat melasma and post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation. Aloe Vera Extract Aloin is extracted from the leaves of Aloe Vera which is a common ingredient in many cosmeceutical …

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