Cosmeceuticals and natural products: wound healing

Stephen C. Davis, Robert Perez

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Despite several technologic and strategic advances in the field, wound care has returned to the roots of medicine and embraced some of the remedies used millennia ago. Some of the many potentially beneficial natural products include the β-glucans, honey, aloe, cocoa, and oak bark extracts. There has recently been a surge of interest for their possible roles in wound healing.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)502-506
Number of pages5
JournalClinics in Dermatology
Issue number5
StatePublished - Sep 2009

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dermatology


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