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A TO Z: ABOUT ACNE & ZITS THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO CLEAR SKIN

A TO Z: ABOUT ACNE & ZITS THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO CLEAR SKIN

A TO Z: ABOUT ACNE & ZITS THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO CLEAR SKIN
“This comprehensive handbook provides clear information about the formation and spectrum of acne, and the psychosocial impact of this common skin disease that affects more than
80% of adolescents and young adults. Written by skin disease experts for patients in simple, easy-to-understand language with excellent illustrations, it gives an up-to-date review of the various treatments available. This handbook is a complete guide for all acne sufferers, for them to understand the disease and to equip themselves with essential knowledge of how best to fight acne and prevent scarring.”
– Dr Christina Lim, Family physician

ABOUT THE BOOK
“Now I know my acne can be treated!”

Acne. Zits. Pimples. Whatever you call them, acne is the most common skin complaint among us, especially with teenagers.

The skin disease experts and pharmacists of the National Skin Centre of Singapore have written this complete handbook especially for acne sufferers.
Edited by Associate Professor Chua Sze Hon and Dr Hazel Oon Hwee Boon, this full-colour edition addresses issues such as:
• the nature of acne vulgaris
• aggravating factors and associated conditions
• post-acne blemishes – redness, pigmentation
• scarring – ice-pick, box-car type, rolling, hypertrophic, etc
• myths about acne
• recommended treatments
• strategies for coping with the psychosocial aspects of the disease
• up-to-date research findings
A to Z about Acne & Zits – The Complete Guide to Clear Skin is an invaluable guide for anyone suffering from acne.

ABOUT THE EDITORS
DR CHUA SZE HON, MBBS, FRCP (Edin.), FAMS (Dermatology), has been practicing as a doctor since 1988 and a dermatologist since 1997. He is actively involved in medical education of both medical undergraduates and post-graduates. He carries out research in the areas of dermatological and laser surgery and immune-mediated skin diseases.

HAZEL OON HWEE BOON MD, (Toronto), MRCP (UK), M. Med (Int Med), GDFM, FAMS (Dermatology), has been practicing as a doctor since 2000 and a dermatologist since 2011. She is consultant-in-charge of the Acne Clinic at the National Skin Centre, Singapore. She is actively involved in medical education and carries out research in the areas of acne and psoriasis.
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Author DR CHUA SZE HON and HAZEL OON HWEE BOON
ISBN 9789814342926
Size 227 x 152 mm (portrait)
Extent 108
Hardcover / Softcover Softcover
Language English
 
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