MoistureMeterSC articles

MoistureMeterSC related scientific articles

The MoistureMeterSC has been used widely for skin surface hydration studies both in-vivo and in-vitro.
Below is a list of references for the studies related to the MoistureMeterSC.


Hon, Kam Lun et al. 2021. “Are Skin Equipment for Assessing Childhood Eczema Any Good?”
Journal of Dermatological Treatment 32(1): 45–48.

Hon, K. L. et al. 2020. “Age, Sex, and Disease Status as Determinants of Skin Hydration and Transepidermal Water Loss among Children with and without Eczema.”
Hong Kong Medical Journal 26(1): 19–26.

Kamo, Atsuko et al. 2020. “Effects of Kakato-Tsurutsuru Socks on Dry Heels in Healthy Volunteer Subjects.”
Journal of Dermatology 47(4): 413–17.

Kurosaki, Yuko et al. 2020. “Effects of 308 Nm Excimer Light Treatment on the Skin Microbiome of Atopic Dermatitis Patients.”
Photodermatology Photoimmunology and Photomedicine 36(3): 185–91.

Lam, PH et al. 2020. “Self-Perceived Disease Control in Childhood Eczema.”
Journal of Dermatological Treatment. 1–20.

Yu, Jie. et al. 2020. “Study on the Repairing Effect of Cosmetics Containing Artemisia Annua on Sensitive Skin.”
Journal of Cosmetics, Dermatological Sciences and Applications 10(01): 8–19.

Hon, Kam L. et al. 2019. “Utility of the Pediatric Allergic Disease Quality of Life Questionnaire for Childhood Eczema.”
British Journal of Dermatology 181(2): 290–95.

Hon, Kam L. at al. 2019. “Testing an Ectoin Containing Emollient for Atopic Dermatitis.”
Current Pediatric Reviews 15(3): 191–95.

Hon, Kam et al. 2019. “Pilot Studies on Two Complementary Bath Products for Atopic Dermatitis Children: Pine-Tar and Tea.”
Medicines 6(1): 8.

Kim, Minjeong et al. 2019. “Enrichment of Short-Chain Ceramides and Free Fatty Acids in the Skin Epidermis, Liver, and Kidneys of Db/Db Mice, a Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Model.”
Biomolecules and Therapeutics 27(5): 457–65.

Lee, Hyun Jun et al. 2019. “Orally Administered Collagen Peptide Protects against UVB-Induced Skin Aging through the Absorption of Dipeptide Forms, Gly-Pro and Pro-Hyp.”
Bioscience, Biotechnology and Biochemistry 83(6): 1146–56.

Brooks, Jill. et al. 2017. “Skin Cleansing and Emolliating for Older People: A Quasi-Experimental Pilot Study.”
International Journal of Older People Nursing 12(3).

Efficacy of a Cream Containing Ceramides and Magnesium in the Treatment of Mild to Moderate Atopic Dermatitis: A Randomized, Double-blind, Emollient- and Hydrocortisone-controlled Trial
Koppes S.A., Charles F., Lammers L., Frings-Dresen M., Kezic S. and Rustemeyer T.
Acta Derm Venereol, Mar 4, 2016.

Comparative study of temporary effect on the water content at different depths of the skin by hot and cold moisturizing formulations
Cortázar T.M., Guzmán-Alonso M., Novoa H. and Riaño M.
Skin Res Technol, Aug;21(3):265-71, 2015.

Application of moisturizer to neonates prevents development of atopic dermatitis
Horimukai K., Morita K., Narita M., Kondo M., Kitazawa H., Nozaki M., Shigematsu Y., Yoshida K., Niizeki H., Motomura K., Sago H., Takimoto T., Inoue E., Kamemura N., Kido H., Hisatsune J., Sugai M., Murota H., Katayama I., Sasaki T., Amagai M., Morita H., Matsuda A., Matsumoto K., Saito H. and Ohya Y.
J Allergy Clin Immunol, Oct;134(4):824-830, 2014.

A new occlusive patch test system comparable to IQ and Finn chambers
Merchant S.Z.S., Vaidya A.D., Salvi A., Joshi R.S. and Mohile R.B.
IJDVL, 80;4:291-95, 2014.

Ultrathin conformal devices for precise and continuous thermal characterization of human skin
Webb R.C., Bonifas A.P., Behnaz A., Zhang Y., Yu K.J., Cheng H., Shi M., Bian Z., Liu Z., Kim Y.S., Yeo W.H., Park J.S., Song J., Li Y., Huang Y., Gorbach A.M. and Rogers J.A.
Nat Mater, Oct;12(10):938-44, 2013.

Biophysical measures of skin tissue water: variations within and among anatomical sites and correlations between measures
Mayrovitz H.N., Bernal M., Brlit F. and Desfor R.
Skin Res Technol, 19(1)47-54, 2013.

Dietary water seems to improve skin hydration without influencing hemodynamics
Tomasino F., Palma M.L., Monteiro C., Tavares L., Bujan J. and Rodrigues L.M.
Biomed Biopharm Res, (10) 1:43-54, 2013.

Relationship between the dietary intake of water and skin hydration
Palma M.L., Monteiro C., Tavares L., Bujan M.J. and Rodrigues L.M.
Biomed Biopharm Res, 9(2):173-181, 2012.

A phase 2, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial of a novel nutritional supplement product to promote healthy skin
Dayan S.H., Arkins J.P., Sharma V., Paterson E. and Barnes D.
J Drugs Dernatol, Vol 10(10):1106-1114, 2011.

A review of the safety and efficacy of benzoyl peroxide (5.3%) emollient foam in the management of truncal acne vulgaris
Bikowski J.
J Clin Aesthet Dermatol, 3(11):26-29, 2010.

Strontium hexaferrite nanomagnets suspended in a cosmetic preparation: a convenient tool to evaluate the biological effects of surface
magnetism on human skin
Zioni T., Perkas N., Wolfus Y., Soroka Y., Popov I., Oron M., Perelshtein I., Bruckental Y., Brégégère F. M., Ma’or Z., Gedanken A., Yeshurun Y., Neuman R. and Milner Y.
Skin Res Technol, Aug;16(3):316-324, 2010.

Effect of itch, scratching and mental stress on autonomic nervous system function in atopic dermatitis
Tran B.W., Papoiu A.D.P., Russoniello C.V., Wang H., Patel T.S., Chan Y.-H. and Yosipovitch G.
Acta Derm Venereol, Jun;90(4),354-361, 2010.

5-aminolevulinic acid-based photodynamic intense pulsed light therapy shows better effects in the treatment of skin photoaging in asian skin
Yang G., Xiang L.H. and Gold M.H.
J Clin Aesthet Dermatol, Mar;3(3):40-43, 2010.

A pramoxine-based anti-itch lotion is more effective than a control lotion for the treatment of uremic pruritus in adult hemodialysis patients
Young T.A., Patel T.S., Camacho F., Clark A., Freedman B.I., Kaur M., Fountain J., Williams L.L., Yosipovitch G. and Fleischer A.B. Jr.
J Dermatolog Treat, 20(2):76-81, 2009.

Microbiological efficacy and tolerability of a new, non-alcohol-based hand disinfectant
Agthe N., Terho K., Kurvinen T., Routamaa M., Peltonen R., Laitinen K. and Kanerva M.
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol, Jul;30(7):685-90, 2009.

Hydrating effects of moisturizer active compounds incorporated into hydrogels: in vivo assessment and comparison between devices
Silva V.R.L., Schulman M.A., Ferelli C., Gimenis J.M., Ruas G.W., Baby A.R., Velasco M.V.R., Taqueda M.E. and Kaneko T.M.
J Cosmet Dermatol, Mar;8(1):21-9, 2009.

Use of static and dynamic methods to assess the efficacy of a moisturizing cream
Rosado C., Lourenço A. and Rodrigues L.M.
Revista Lusófona de Ciências e Tecnologias da Saúde, Ano 5, nº1, 2008.

Noninvasive transcutaneous sampling of glucose by electroporation
Murthy S.S., Kiran V.S.R., Mathur S.K. and Murthy S.N.
J Diabetes Sci Technol, 2(3):250-254, 2008.

The use of an extended ventilation tube as a countermeasure for EVA-associated upper extremity medical issues
Jones J.A., Hoffman R.B., Buckland D.A., Harvey C.M., Bowen C.K., Hudy C.E. Strauss S., Novak J. and Gernhardt M.L.
Acta Astronaut, 63:763-768, 2008.

Measurement of hydration in the stratum corneum with the MoistureMeter and comparison with the Corneometer
Alanen E., Nuutinen J., Nicklén K., Lahtinen T. and Mönkkönen J.
Skin Res Technol, 10:32-37, 2004.

Dielectric properties of the skin
Lahtinen T., Nuutinen J. and Alanen E.
In: Radio Frequency Radiation Dosimetry, Editors: B. J. Klauenberg and D. Miklavcic. Kluwer Academic Publishers, the Netherlands, 2000.

Penetration of electromagnetic fields of open-ended coaxial probe between 1 MHz and 1GHz in dielectric skin measurements
Alanen E., Lahtinen T. and Nuutinen J.
Phys Med Biol, 44(7):N169-176, 1999.

Variational formulation of open-ended coaxial line in contact with layered biological medium
Alanen E., Lahtinen T. and Nuutinen J.
IEEE Trans Biomed Eng, 45(10):1241-1248, 1998.

Dielectric properties of the skin
Lahtinen T., Nuutinen J. and Alanen E.
Phys Med Biol, 42:1471-1472, 1997.


Mechanism of injury and countermeasures for EVA associated upper extremity medical issues: Extended Vent Tube Study
Jones J., Hoffman R., Harvey G., Bowen C.K., Hudy C.E., Tuxhorn J., Gernhardt M. and Scheuring R.
Prenestation at 15th International Academy of Astronautics’ “Humans in space” symposium in Beijing, 20-24 May 2007.

The moisturization ability of a sodium sulfacetamide (10%)/sulfur (5%) emollient foam
Trumbore M
J Am Acad Dermatol, February: AB21, 2007.

Validation des mesures de TEWL et de hydratation du stratum corneum chez le chien
Grellet A. and Fonaine J.
Congrès AFVAC Bordeaux, 7-9 December, 2006.

Water content at skin surface and in whole skin during irritant skin reaction
Miettinen M., Nuutinen J, Lahtinen M.-R. and Lahtinen T.
13th Congress of European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology Meeting, 17-21 November, 2004.

Requirements for the conductivity measurements of the MoistureMeter
Alanen E., Nuutinen J. and Nicklén K.
Stratum Corneum IV. 17-19 June 2004: p. 48.

Susceptibility to SLS irritation: Effect of a five-day pre-use of two skin care oils studied comparing various techniques and instruments
Rantanen T., Snellman E. and Kostiainen M.
First World Congress on Work-Related and Environmental Allergy. 9-12 July 2003: p. 95.

Pressure-controlled measurement of skin surface hydration with MoistureMeter
Nuutinen J., Alanen E. and Nicklén K.
Skin Res Technol, Vol 9(2):202, 2003.

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