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A Multifaceted Approach to Acne

By: Lawrence Samuels, MD
Posted: January 30, 2012, from the February 2012 issue of Skin Inc. magazine.
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1. S Bellew, et al, Pathogenesis of Acne Vulgarus, J Drugs Dermatol 10 582–590 (Jun 2011)

2. D Thiboutot, et al, A 3-step acne system containing solubilized benzoyl peroxide versus clindamycin-benzoyl peroxide, Cutis 84(1) 48–55 (Jul 2009)

3. L Eichenfield, et al, Safety and Efficacy of Clindamycin Phosphate 1.2%-Benzoyl Peroxide 3% Fixed-dose Combination Gel for the Treatment of Acne Vulgaris, J Drugs Dermatol 10(12) 1382–1396 (Dec 2011)

Lawrence Samuels, MD, is the chief of dermatology at St. Luke’s Hospital in St. Louis, and is the founder of the skin care product line Rx Systems PF. He is an accredited dermatologist who has been transforming the lives of patients through his passion and skill for more than 30 years. Samuels is also a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, along with a variety of other professional organizations. His work has also been published in medical journals and texts.