Melanoma Biopsy Clinical Trial

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Melanoma Biopsy Clinical Trial

No one likes getting a skin biopsy, but they’re a vital diagnostic tool. Fortunately, improvements to this routine procedure are happening more quickly than ever. If you want to find out how you can help make melanoma biopsies less invasive and more accurate for yourself and future patients, read on for more information about participating […]

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New Skin Care Clinical Trials

Have you ever considered participating in dermatology clinical trials? If you have a skin condition that’s not responding as well as you’d like to existing treatments, trials are a great way to access the latest advancements. At Skin Care Research, our trial participants significantly contribute to scientific advancement while receiving quality care. Why Should I […]

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What Exactly Is a Clinical Trial?

How Does a Clinical Trial Work? Clinical trials are an important part of advancing medicine for us all. They help to determine if a new drug or treatment is safe and effective. Before a clinical trial begins, research is done in the laboratory to determine if the new treatment can safely be used in humans. […]

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Are Clinical Trials Worth It?

At Skin Care Research, our professional team of skin care experts offers a wide range of FDA-regulated clinical trials in both medical dermatology and cosmetic dermatology. Patients often ask what’s the benefit for them in participating in these trials.  Let’s get into that in this pre-holiday blog.  What is a clinical trial?  In a clinical […]

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What Happens in a Clinical Trial?

At Skin Care Research, research is all we do. We have over a quarter century of experience conducting FDA-regulated clinical trials in the fields of clinical and cosmetic dermatology. Our current trials cover everything from pediatric plaque psoriasis to laser hair removal, from acne to hyperhidrosis. Our enrollees receive care from board certified dermatologists. They […]

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What Is a Clinical Trial?

A clinical trial is a special form of medical research involving human subjects. The purpose is to evaluate treatments, medical procedures, and new medications to determine the effectiveness of a new treatment. Clinical trials can also be used to determine new ways of detecting diseases earlier or to test new life-saving medical devices. Are Clinical […]

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Molluscum Contagiosum

Symptoms of Molluscum Contagiosum

Molluscum contagiosum is a common skin infection that’s caused by a virus. It can spread easily and linger for months or even years. What Are the Symptoms of Molluscum Contagiosum? This skin disease causes pink, white or flesh-colored bumps with a dimple or pit in the center to form on your skin. They often look […]

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Hidradenitis suppurativa

What is Hidradenitis Suppurativa?

Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS), also called acne inversa, is a chronic inflammatory skin disease characterized by inflammatory nodule, abscess, sinus and fistula formation, and scarring of the skin, most commonly in apocrine gland rich areas such as the axilla, inframammary area, inguinal area, perineum, and perianal area. Where Does Hidradenitis Suppurativa Occur? Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) often […]

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Psoriasis Flare-up

What Triggers a Psoriasis Flare-up?

If you suffer from psoriasis, you’re not alone. Although there is no cure, there are certain triggers that can cause psoriasis symptoms to flare. What is Psoriasis? Psoriasis is a chronic autoimmune condition that causes the rapid buildup of skin cells. The immune system attacks healthy skin, causing you to develop painful, itchy spots of […]

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