Editor(s): Michael H Gold, MD
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The Official Journal of the European Society for Cosmetic and Aesthetic Dermatology (ESCAD)
The Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology publishes high quality, peer-reviewed articles on all aspects of cosmetic dermatology.
The journal welcomes papers on the science and biology of healthy skin, as well as papers concerning the various clinical therapeutic techniques that maintain and enhance healthy skin.
Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology is the official organ of the European Society for Cosmetic and Aesthetic Dermatology (ESCAD). Both J Cos Derm and ESCAD wish to foster the highest standards of patient care in cosmetic dermatology. Each aims to facilitate continuing professional development and provide a forum for the exchange of scientific research and innovative techniques.
The Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology covers, but is limited to: healthy skin; skin maintenance; ageing skin; photodamage and photoprotection; rejuvenation; biochemistry, endocrinology and neuroimmunology of healthy skin; imaging; skin measurement; quality of life; skin types; sensitive skin; rosacea and acne; sebum; sweat; fat; phlebology; hair conservation, restoration and removal; nails and nail surgery; pigment; psychological and medicolegal issues; retinoids; cosmetic chemistry; dermopharmacy; cosmeceuticals; toiletries; striae; cellulite; cosmetic dermatological surgery; blepharoplasty; liposuction; surgical complications; botulinum; fillers, peels and dermabrasion; local and tumescent anaesthesia; electrosurgery; lasers, including laser physics, laser research and safety, vascular lasers, pigment lasers, hair removal lasers, tattoo removal lasers, resurfacing lasers, dermal remodelling lasers and laser complications.
The Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology includes original papers, commissioned and unsolicited reviews, correspondence, therapeutic tips and techniques, case reports, continuing professional development items, a journal watch section and book reviews.