Abstract: Natural Progesterone Improves Skin Firmness & Reduces Wrinkles

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Effects and side-effects of 2% progesterone cream on the skin of peri- and postmenopausal women: results from a double-blind, vehicle-controlled, randomized study. Holzer G, Riegler E, Hönigsmann H, Farokhnia S, Schmidt JB. Division of Special and Environmental Dermatology, Medical University of Vienna, Währinger Gürtel 18-20, A-1090 Vienna, Austria. BACKGROUND: For many years topical progesterone has been prescribed by gynaecologists as … Read More

Abstract: Bioidentical Estradiol Improves Skin Wrinkles

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Schmidt JB, Binder M, Demschik G, Bieglmayer C, Reiner A. Department of Dermatology, University of Vienna Medical School, Austria.  BACKGROUND: The coincidence of climacteric symptoms and the beginning of skin aging suggests that estrogen deficiency may be a common and important factor in the perimenopausal woman. Often hormones have been considered important in endogenous aging of the skin, but their role has … Read More