Stratum corneum dynamic hydration test

Katsuko Kikuchi, Hachiro Tagami

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAgache's Measuring the Skin
Subtitle of host publicationNon-invasive Investigations, Physiology, Normal Constants: Second Edition
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Number of pages14
ISBN (Electronic)9783319323831
ISBN (Print)9783319323817
Publication statusPublished - 2017 Apr 28


  • Anatomical locations
  • Endogenous hydration
  • Exogenous hydration
  • Hydration state of the SC
  • Hypertrophic scars and keloids
  • Impedance meter
  • Modified procedure and functional parameters
  • Moisture accumulation test (MAT)
  • Normal skin water kinetics
  • Plastic occlusion stress test (POST)
  • Scaly skin
  • Simulation model
  • Skin moisturizers
  • Skin surface water loss (SSWL)
  • Sodium lauryl sulfate (SLS)
  • Sorption-desorption test (SDT)
  • Stratum corneum (SC)
  • Test procedure
  • Topical steroids/ calcineurin inhibitor
  • Transepidermal water loss (TEWL)
  • Van't Hoff's law
  • Water accumulation velocity

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)
  • Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)

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