Cedarwood Oil as Complementary Treatment in Refractory Acne

Hidradenitis suppurativa Research

Author(s): Hassoun LA, Ornelas JN, Sivamani RK

Acne vulgaris is a widely prevalent chronic skin disease. Although multiple treatments are available, acne can sometimes be refractory to these treatments. The use of alternative medical therapies has increased within dermatology and for acne. This case report describes a patient in whom the addition of cedarwood oil was helpful in controlling acne.

Dermatology Journal and/or Publisher

Journal Name: Journal of alternative and complementary medicine (New York, N.Y.)
Journal Abbreviation: J Altern Complement Med
Journal Date Published: 2016-03-18

National Center for Biotechnology Information

PMID: 26910133
Article Source: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26910133
Lasted Revision: 2016-12-30

Abstract Source: National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine Abstract Query for Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS).


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