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Skin

ISO 3166-3 code for Sikkim, which acceded to India in 1975. ISO 3166-3 codes are used to indicate names of countries that are no longer used.
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Use of topical ascorbic acid and its effects on photodamaged skin topography.
The net result of the loss of collagen and its substitution by a degenerate elastotic substance in photodamaged skin is to markedly alter the physical properties and mechanical function of this part of the skin.
Photodamaged skin looks old (Figure 6) and if one wants to avoid the aged and weather-beaten look there is no doubt that avoiding sun exposure is very helpful.
Dermatologists improve the appearance of photodamaged skin via laser resurfacing.
Goldberg explained, adding that historically, single-treatment approaches with conventional fractional radiofrequency (RF) treatments cover only about 10% of photodamaged skin.
21) In combination, these potent antioxidants can not only improve skin health and reverse the signs of aging in photodamaged skin but also help to prevent future damage from free radicals and ultraviolet radiation.
In the 1990s, an increasing weight of evidence emerged to show that topically applied retinoids improve the appearance of photodamaged skin.
The topical 5-fluorouracil (5-FU) then treats the entire surrounding area of photodamaged skin at risk for emergence of squamous cell carcinoma, including any residual subclinical AKs, he explained.
Avram, director of the Massachusetts General Hospital dermatology, laser, and cosmetic center, Boston, said that traditional resurfacing remains the preferred method for repairing photodamaged skin.