Dermatology Handbook

The professional's guide to product selection

Products

Peel-Easy

Peel-Easy

No-sting, non-cold, silicone-based medical adhesive remover wipes and spray. Available as aerosol spray.

Permethrin 5% Cream

Permethrin induces electrochemical abnormalities across the membranes of the excitable cells of susceptible parasites. This leads to sensory hyper-excitability, lack of coordination and prostration.

Pevaryl

Pevaryl contains econazole nitrate, which is a broad-spectrum antimycotic with activity against dermatophytes, yeasts and moulds. A clinically relevant action against Gram-positive bacteria has also been found

Phenergan

Phenergan is a potent, long-acting antihistamine with additional anti-emetic central sedative and anticholinergic properties.

Picato

Picato

The active ingredient in Picato gel is ingenol mebutate

Pigmentclar

Pigmentclar

Targeted treatment for dark spots and dull complexion. The range of pigmentation creams and serums target the appearance of an uneven and non-uniform skin tone. Containing no parabens or perfume, the creams and serums target dullness and dark spots for optimum results, even on sensitive skin. Containing PhE-Resorcinol is an inhibitor of the enzyme responsible for the production of melanin, thereby reducing melanin synthesis and Ferulic Acid and Niacinamide to reduce melanin oxidation and inflammation that affects pigment production. 

Piriton

Piriton contains chlorphenamine maleate which is a potent antihistamine (H1-antagonist)

Propecia

Propecia contains finasteride 1mg, which is a competitive and specific inhibitor of type II 5α-reductase. It inhibits a process responsible for miniaturisation of the scalp hair follicles, which can lead to reversal of the balding process

Proshield Foam & Spray

Proshield Foam & Spray

Proshield Foam & Spray Incontinence Cleanser is a gentle, pH-balanced, no-rinse cleanser to minimise irritation and dryness of the patient’s skin. The product is formulated to help eliminate odour and break down dried stool, reducing the need to scrub delicate tissue. Contains glycerin which may help to moisturise.

Proshield Plus Skin Protectant

Proshield Plus Skin Protectant

Proshield Plus Skin Protectant is a smooth, viscous, fragrance-free moisture barrier that helps prevent and protect chafed, chapped, cracked dry skin. Suitable for daily use, Proshield Plus Skin Protectant adheres well to moist and dry skin and is easy to remove.