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Publisher: Informa Healthcare
ISBN10: 1420080849 ISBN13: 9781420080841 DDC: 616.51505


Designed with practicing dermatologists, dermatology trainees, physicians, and scientists interested in photoprotection in mind, this concise and highly illustrated guide provides the latest knowledge of photoprotection in dermatology and cosmetic science. Clinical Guide to Sunscreens and Photoprotection also addresses recent important international and domestic regulatory activity and requirements on the use of novel sun protective chemicals and proper labeling of products to ensure increased consumer awareness.


Front Cover; Title Page; Preface; Contents; Chapter 1- History of Photoprotection; Chapter 2- Chemistry and Properties of Organic and Inorganic UV Filters; Chapter 3- Formulation and Stability of Sunscreen Products; Chapter 4- Assessment of Photoprotective Properties of Sunscreens; Chapter 5- Worldwide Regulation of UV Filters: Current Status and Future Trends; Chapter 6- Sunscreens and Photodermatoses; Chapter 7- Sunscreens and Photocarcinogenesis; Chapter 8- Sunscreens, Photoimmunosuppression, and Photoaging; Chapter 9- Effect of Photoprotection on Vitamin D and Health. Chapter 10- Systemic Effects of Topically Applied Sunscreen IngredientsChapter 11- New and Emerging Sunscreen Technologies; Chapter 12- DNA Repair and Photoprotection; Chapter 13- Photoprotection in Moisturizers and Day Care Products; Chapter 14- Photoprotection in Colored Cosmetics; Chapter 15- Photoprotection and Products to Simulate or Stimulate UV Tanning; Chapter 16- Oral and Other Non-sunscreen Photoprotective Agents; Chapter 17. Electronic reproduction.Available via World Wide Web.


  • Dewey Decimal: 616.51505

Book Details

  • Language: eng
  • Physical Description: 322 p.


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