TITLE

Hope or Hype in a Bottle?

AUTHOR(S)
Lewis, Wendy
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
Plastic Surgery Practice;Oct2012, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article investigates the promise and dangers of stem cells in skin care. Dermatologist Dr. Michael H. Gold acknowledges the potential of stem cells as a growing medium in all aspects of medicine. The two major categories of stem cells include embryonic and adult. The impact of plant stem cells in topical skin care on the cosmetics industry is also discussed. INSETS: Skin Care from a Petri Dish;The Proliferation of Skin Care Brands with Stem Cell Claims.
ACCESSION #
82196833

 

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