February 3, 2014

Onset Dermatologics, which makes prescription products for improving skin health, has announced the nationwide availability of Tretin-X (tretinoin, USP) Cream 0.075% for the treatment of acne.

January 31, 2014

Skin care brand derma e has announced that June will mark the company’s 30th anniversary.

January 31, 2014

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International announced that it received approval from the Food and Drug Administration for Retin-A Micro (tretinoin) gel microsphere 0.08%.

October 31, 2013

Actavis is seeking Food and Drug Administration approval for a generic drug used to treat acne, triggering a lawsuit in a federal court from the maker of the branded version, the company said Thursday.

September 17, 2013

Stiefel has launched a new drug for treating acne, the company said on Tuesday.

March 29, 2013

Dr. Reddy's has launched a drug for treating acne, the company said Friday.

February 21, 2013

Valeant Pharmaceuticals has bought rights to a drug used to treat skin cancer from Eisai, the companies said Thursday.

November 26, 2012

Ranbaxy Labs has launched a new treatment for acne under a licensing agreement with a Canadian drug maker.

July 30, 2012

Generic drug maker Watson Pharmaceuticals is challenging the patent protection on a drug for acne and a drug for bronchospasm, the company said Monday.

June 21, 2012

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a branded acne drug made by Ranbaxy Labs, the drug maker said. Ranbaxy announced the FDA approval of Absorica (isotretinoin), a drug for treating severe recalcitrant nodular acne.

May 30, 2012

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a branded acne drug made by Ranbaxy Labs, the drug maker said.

May 23, 2012

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new treatment for acne made by a GlaxoSmithKline subsidiary.

February 29, 2012

Murad, whose products are sold at salons, spas, Sephora and Ulta, is bringing to market in March its new Time Release retinol concentrate for deep wrinkles, featuring new technology that is designed to control the release of retinol over time for maximum performance while improving the stability and efficacy of the product.

December 13, 2011

The Federal Trade Commission has voted to approve Valeant's acquisitions of Dermik, a unit of French drug maker Sanofi that makes drugs for skin conditions, and Ortho Dermatologics, a division of Johnson & Johnson that also makes skin drugs.

October 11, 2011

The Food and Drug Administration has accepted the first regulatory approval application for a generic version of a cancer drug made by Eisai.

August 4, 2011

GlaxoSmithKline company Stiefel announced it is seeking approval for a facial acne treatment in patients ages 12 years and older.

July 5, 2011

L’Oréal Paris has combined its cosmetics and skin care expertise into one innovative formula with Visible Lift Smooth Absolute instant age-reversing foundation.


July 5, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a topical drug for acne made by E....

January 29, 2008

Woodridge Labs has announced the launch of the 40 carrots skin care line that combines...