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Peptide design for skin rejuvenation

November 14, 2013 Bell Eapen 2

Helium Ion Microscopy of collagen (Photo credit: ZEISS Microscopy) Skin rejuvenation peptides are cosmetic dermatology’s answer to retinoids. Retinoids stimulate collagen production at the transcriptional […]

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Opposite Poles

May 8, 2013 Bell Eapen 0

Have you ever had this dream? Patients sitting outside your office waiting for their monthly infusion of stem cells. The polygel electrode of your next-gen […]

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Hurting the fly

May 6, 2013 Bell Eapen 0

Have you been hurting your patients with lasers, derma rollers or mesotherapy to initiate a wound healing response that promotes collagen synthesis and anti-ageing? I […]

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The Twilight Saga

December 5, 2012 Bell Eapen 0

PRP or Platelet Rich Plasma is a recent cosmetic adaptation of an old technology with promising yet unsubstantiated clinical evidence. ie it is still in […]

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Fountain of Youth

November 6, 2011 Bell Eapen 0

All cosmetic dermatologists use chemical peels as an anti-ageing service. Chemical peel removes superficial dead cells which will be replaced by younger cells from below. […]

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Can sunglasses make you fair and young?

October 31, 2011 Bell Eapen 0

Image via Wikipedia With my sunglasses on, I’m Jack Nicholson. Without them, I’m fat and 60.Jack Nicholson A recent study ( ) demonstrated that UVA irradiation […]