Dermatological Research and Reviews

  • An Extensive Review on Sunscreen and Suntan Preparations

    An Extensive Review on Sunscreen and Suntan Preparations AK Mohiuddin, Assistant Professor Department of Pharmacy, World University of Bangladesh 151/8, Green Road, Dhanmondi, Dhaka – 1205, Bangladesh The sunscreen industry is achieving remarkable worldwide prominence by responding to the growing need for skin protection with fast-paced innovation. Increased consumer awareness of the harmful effects of sunlight has fueled the demand for improved photo protection. The need for broad-spectrum protection from both UVA and UVB rays has inspired scientists worldwide to…

  • Skin Lightening and Management of Hyperpigmentation

    Skin Lightening & Management of Hyperpigmentation AK Mohiuddin, Assistant Professor Department of Pharmacy, World University of Bangladesh 151/8, Green Road, Dhanmondi, Dhaka – 1205, Bangladesh Skin color, along with hair and eye color, is genetically determined by the amount of melanin found in the top layers of skin. Its varied presence – which accounts for different skin colors – is linked to a population’s historic levels of sun exposure. Skin-lightening is just one of the multiple options for augmenting the…

  • Skin Care Creams: Formulation and Use

    Skin Care Creams: Formulation and Use AK Mohiuddin, Assistant Professor Department of Pharmacy, World University of Bangladesh 151/8, Green Road, Dhanmondi, Dhaka – 1205, Bangladesh Skin reflects origin, lifestyle, age and state of health. Skin color, tone and evenness, pigmentation, as well as skin surface characteristics are signs of skin’s health. The cosmetic and pharmaceutical industry offers a vast armamentarium of skin care products and procedures to clean, soothe, restore, reinforce, protect and to treat our skin and hence to…

  • An Extensive Review of Cosmetics in Use

    An Extensive Review of Cosmetics in Use AK Mohiuddin, Assistant Professor Department of Pharmacy, World University of Bangladesh 151/8, Green Road, Dhanmondi, Dhaka – 1205, Bangladesh The word “cosmetics” actually stems from its use in Ancient Rome. They were typically produced by female slaves known as “cosmetae,” which is where the word “cosmetics” stemmed from. Cosmetics are used to enhance appearance. Makeup has been around for many centuries. The first known people who used cosmetics to enhance their beauty were…

  • Acne Vulgaris: Measures and Miseries

    Acne Vulgaris: Measures and Miseries AK Mohiuddin, Assistant Professor Department of Pharmacy, World University of Bangladesh 151/8, Green Road, Dhanmondi, Dhaka – 1205, Bangladesh Acne, also known as acne vulgaris (AV), is a long-term skin disease that occurs when hair follicles are clogged with dead skin cells and oil from the skin. It is characterized by blackheads or whiteheads, pimples, oily skin, and possible scarring. An intact stratum corneum and barrier, normal natural moisturizing factor and hyaluronic acid levels, normal…

  • Analysis of motor ground function in children with cerebral paralysis: a case study

    Analysis of motor ground function in children with cerebral paralysis: a case study Menezes L.S.D¹, Vasconcelos A.M², Silva A.M.R³, Melo G.A4, Martins M.L5, Aranha R.E.L.B6 1Estudante de Fisioterapia – UFPB; 2,3,4,5,6Mestranda em Neurociência Cognitiva e Comportamento – UFPB Introduction: In cerebral palsy (CP) there are disorders in posture and movement, and there are innumerable interventions, including Restricted Movement Induction Therapy (TRIMm), associated to the “Pirate Group” protocol, which uses play context and Bimanual Training. Objective: To evaluate changes in gross…

  • Immunization in elderly people in public health

    Immunization in elderly people in public health Hazime, N.P1; Bezerra, M.C.C.S2; Ramos, R.C.F3 1,2Estudantes do Curso de Medicina – UNICAP, 3Docente do Curso de Medicina – UNICAP Introduction: Vaccination is an important instrument to spread health care, especially in Brazil, available by the SUS, that offers vaccines recommended by OMS, without any cost, and with strategies that help propagate that prevention, like the Vaccination Calendar, made for the different age groups, including the elderly. Objectives: It is extremely important to…

  • Treatment and rehabilitation of patients with temporomandibular joint ankylosis

    Treatment and rehabilitation of patients with temporomandibular joint ankylosis Monteiro, I.F1; Lins, F.A.S2; Araújo, N.G3; Santos, K.M.J.S4; Arruda, H.S5 1,2,3,4Estudante do Curso de Odontologia – UFPE; 5Pesquisador no Departamento de Histologia e Embriologia na UFPE. Introduction: The cases that involve this pathology promote discussions about diagnosis and treatment, generating numerous ways to treat this pathology. Objectives: To describe the treatment and rehabilitation of patients with temporomandibular joint ankylosis. Methodology: The information contained in this article results from the combination of…

  • Promoting healthy food practices through food education: a focus on functional foods

    Promoting healthy food practices through food education: a focus on functional foods Lopes, J.P.S1, André, DW.D.S2; Cordeiro, J.F.S3; Oliveira, K.P4; Pedrosa, M.L.F5; Couto, J.A6 1,2,4,5Estudante do Curso de Licenciatura Plena em Ciências Biológicas – UFRPE; 3Estudante do Curso de Bacharelado em Gastronomia – UFRPE, 6Docente/pesquisador do Departamento de Morfologia e Fisiologia Animal da UFRPE. Introduction: The poor eating habits of large populations associated with a more sedentary lifestyle, are responsible for the increase of diseases linked to diet. Given this…

  • Phenotype and genotype relationship of Dariers disease

    Phenotype / genotype relationship of Darier’s disease Monteiro, P. S. R.¹; Macedo, A. E.¹, Mallemont, L. B.¹, Silva, I. C.¹, Silva, S. R. G.¹ Santana Arruda, H. S.2 1Estudante do Curso de Odontologia-UFPE; 2Docente/Pesquisador do Departamento de Embriologia/Histologia da UFPE. Introduction – Darier’s disease is a severe hereditary keratinization disorder that is transmitted by an autosomal dominant factor of an unusual type of genodermatosis. The age of onset of symptoms is typically at puberty and equally affects both sexes. Objectives…