Facial Yoga Toning Program - A Pilot Study

This study has been terminated.
(Investigator no longer at Cleveland Clinic)
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
The Cleveland Clinic
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00952549
First received: August 4, 2009
Last updated: January 15, 2010
Last verified: January 2010

August 4, 2009
January 15, 2010
August 2009
August 2009   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Clinical evaluations will be performed at each follow-up visit: 2 weeks, 4 weeks, 6 weeks and 8 weeks. Level of improvement will be quantified using the Global Aesthetic Improvement Scale. [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Same as current
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Secondary measures at each visit will also include level of subject satisfaction with the program and subject's assessment of any improvement in their overall appearance (based on the scale above). [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Same as current
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Facial Yoga Toning Program - A Pilot Study
Facial Yoga Toning Program - A Pilot Study

The primary objective of this study is to determine the efficacy of a facial yoga exercise program on appearance and to measure patient satisfaction with facial yoga practice.

This is a single center prospective longitudinal pilot study of 27 subjects. The study will include 20 study subjects and 7 controls. Participants in this study will be healthy subjects 18 years and older with mild to moderate facial atrophy without a history of surgical or non-surgical treatment to the area. The study subjects will perform facial yoga and apply sunscreen (Neutrogena Helioplex SPF 55) daily. The controls will apply sunscreen alone daily for 8 weeks.

Interventional
Phase 1
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Facial Atrophy Related to Age
Procedure: Facial Yoga Toning Program
Patients will be instructed on 18 exercises which are intended to strengthen and tone the muscles of facial expression. DVD is provided.
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Terminated
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September 2009
August 2009   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • over age 18 years

Exclusion Criteria:

  • pregnancy
Both
18 Years and older
Yes
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
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NCT00952549
FYTP
Yes
Tung, Rebecca, Cleveland Clinic
The Cleveland Clinic
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Principal Investigator: Rebecca Tung, MD The Cleveland Clinic
Principal Investigator: Wilma Bergfeld, MD The Cleveland Clinic
The Cleveland Clinic
January 2010

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