Evaluating the effects of cleansers on the skin

This is a randomized control, pilot study. The goal of this study is to compare the effect of various commercially available “sensitive skin” cleansers on the skin barrier function. Transepidermal water loss, hydration status and skin pH levels will be measured at baseline at various time points after cleanser use.

Basic eligibility criteria:
Please contact the study coordinator for additional eligibility information.

Inclusion criteria:
• Male and female, at least 18 years of age
• Subject must be able to comprehend and read the English language.
• Healthy skin without concurrent atopic dermatitis (eczema) OR diagnosed with atopic dermatitis (eczema) by a dermatologist

Primary disease category: Dermatology

This study is enrolling healthy volunteers.

Projected enrollment dates: May 2017 to May 2019

Official study title: Evaluating the effects of cleansers on the skin