Acne venenata da oli essenziali: Descrizione di due casi

Translated title of the contribution: Acne venenata from essential oils: Report of two cases

S. Cavicchini, R. Caputo

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Abstract

Acne venenata is a contact acne in most cases from epicutaneous triggers. Cosmetics are between the sources of substances which can cause some types of acne venenata, mostly comedonic or papular. We report two cases of inflamed acne venenata from essential oils performed in aestetic centres. The patients need to be treated with oral isotretinoin (110 mg/kg) obtaining a complete recovery of cutaneous symptoms.

Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)537-539
Number of pages3
JournalGiornale Italiano di Dermatologia e Venereologia
Volume135
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2000

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  • Dermatology

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