Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xlvii
  2. Basic Sciences/Physiology/Histology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Miranda A. Farage, Kenneth W. Miller, Howard I. Maibach
      Pages 15-30
    3. Cornelia Wiegand, Christina Raschke, Peter Elsner
      Pages 55-65
    4. Anthony V. Rawlings
      Pages 67-90
    5. Noritaka Oyama, Joseph Merregaert
      Pages 91-110
    6. Evgenia Makrantonaki, Christos C. Zouboulis
      Pages 111-120
    7. Jean Krutmann
      Pages 121-129
    8. François-Xavier Maquart, Stéphane Brézillon, Yanusz Wegrowski
      Pages 131-147
    9. Jacquelyn Levin, Howard I. Maibach
      Pages 161-172
    10. Alexandra Charruyer, Ruby Ghadially
      Pages 191-204
    11. Stacy S. Hawkins, William Shingleton, Jean Adamus, Helen Meldrum
      Pages 225-238
    12. Diana Alyce Rivers, Robert Stern
      Pages 239-254

About this book


This comprehensive book presents the latest information on all aspects of the aging skin, including a broad spectrum of the relevant basic science, malignant and non-malignant age-associated diseases and conditions, techniques and methods, toxicological and safety considerations in the elderly, psychological and social issues, ethnicity and gender differences and marketing to the aged. Since the first edition the book has been extensively updated and revised, with the inclusion of many additional chapters that describe the most recent advances in scientific, medical and technical understanding of the aging phenomenon. There is, for example, extended coverage of physiology, description of novel bioengineering methods and tools, detailed consideration of developments in genomics research, and information on new ingredients and products. Textbook of Aging Skin is written by global experts and thought leaders and is intended to serve as the single and complete reference on the subject. It will be of value for dermatologists, gerontologists, toxicologists, biologists and a range of other professionals.


Anti-aging strategies Bioengineering Cosmetic surgery Malignant and non-malignant skin conditions Skin damage

Editors and affiliations

  • Miranda A. Farage
    • 1
  • Kenneth W. Miller
    • 2
  • Howard I. Maibach
    • 3
  1. 1.Winton Hill Business CenterThe Procter & Gamble Company CincinnatiUSA
  2. 2.Margoshes-Miller Consulting, LLCCincinnatiUSA
  3. 3.Department of DermatologyUniversity of CaliforniaSan FranciscoUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-662-47397-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-662-47398-6
  • About this book
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