Skin 3D Bioprinting. Applications in Cosmetology

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Abstract

Tissue engineering has been used for the treatment of several skin diseases and lesions; however, tissue engineering and regenerative medicine also have a huge potential in cosmetology. They include skin substitutes, cell therapy and wound-healing treatments based on biomaterial-based replacements and 3D systems. This review focuses on the bioprinting technology and how it can improve skin functions, restoring pigmentation or helping hair follicles to develop.

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C. Velasquillo, E. Galue, L. Rodriquez, C. Ibarra and L. Ibarra-Ibarra, "Skin 3D Bioprinting. Applications in Cosmetology," Journal of Cosmetics, Dermatological Sciences and Applications, Vol. 3 No. 1A, 2013, pp. 85-89. doi: 10.4236/jcdsa.2013.31A012.

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