Stories from MedEsthetics
Friday, November 11, 2016 - 09:33
ALASTIN Skincare’s Skin Nectar with TriHex Technology received the award for Most Innovative Product in the first annual 2016 MyFaceMyBody Aesthetic Awards U.S. event.
Wednesday, November 9, 2016 - 12:29
Main Image: RetiSilc Body Triple Action Renewal Serum from Young Pharmaceuticals contains Hydroxypinacolone Retinoate (HPR), a gentle vitamin A ester that improves the appearance of skin with less irritation than traditional retinoids. The formula also includes antioxidant vitamins C and E combined with ferulic acid ester and barrier lipids to protect the skin and minimize signs of aging. Contact: 800.874.9686, www.youngpharm.com. No, don't share this with BeautyEtcArticles: ProductsArticle free tagging: skin careYoung Pharmaceuticals
Wednesday, November 9, 2016 - 12:27
Main Image: Skinprint’s Fresh Face Smoothing & Tightening Mud Mask contains natural maris limus mud, which absorbs oil, reduces pore size and removes impurities from the skin. An additional mixture of active, granule-free colloidal salts exfoliates, softens and smooths skin texture for improved clarity; and natural organic matter brightens and tightens. Contact: 800.234.1308, www.skinprint.com. No, don't share this with BeautyEtcArticles: ProductsArticle free tagging: skin careSkinPrint
Wednesday, November 9, 2016 - 12:26
Main Image: BiON Research Skincare’s Pure Hydration is a hyaluronic acid serum that draws and locks in moisture to hydrate the skin beneath the surface. The moisturizer helps to plump and tighten lax skin, reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. The cream- and oil-free formula is especially suitable for oily, acne-prone skin. Contact: 877.715.2466, www.bionresearch.com. No, don't share this with BeautyEtcArticles: ProductsArticle free tagging: skin careBiON Research
Wednesday, November 9, 2016 - 12:24
Main Image: Avalanche Anti-Aging Peptide Lotion from Freeze 24-7 is formulated to protect, firm and smooth the skin, as well as improve tone and texture. Peptides stimulate collagen production; a soybean and ceramide blend moisturizes; algae and green coffee extracts calm and firm the skin; and Lipogard with CoQ10 provides antioxidant protection. Contact: 866.849.1013, www.freeze247.com. No, don't share this with BeautyEtcArticles: ProductsArticle free tagging: Freeze 24-7skin care
Friday, November 4, 2016 - 13:01
Two recent studies have reported both positive and negative results with the use of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) for the treatment of alopecia.
Friday, November 4, 2016 - 12:56
Results from a survey published online September 20, 2016, in the Aesthetic Surgery Journal revealed that prospective patients valued testimonials and before and after photos over a surgeon’s years of practice. The study’s objectives were to determine the most important provider attributes to breast augmentation, combined breast/abdominal surgery, and facelift patients using conjoint analysis; and to test the conjoint using Amazon Mechanical Turk (MTurk), an internet crowdsourcing service.
Friday, November 4, 2016 - 12:45
Online dermatology group DermCheck Dermatology has partnered up with PACER and Not In Our Town (NIOT), two nonprofit organizations, to promote National Bullying Prevention Month and increase awareness of acne bullying in schools.
Friday, November 4, 2016 - 12:39
Allergan has announced changes to leadership roles within its Board of Directors. Effective immediately, Brenton L. Saunders has been elected chairman, replacing Paul Bisaro, who served as executive chairman since July 2014. Bisaro will remain a board member. In addition to the role of Chairman, Saunders will retain his current role as president and CEO. Christopher Coughlin has also been elected lead independent director.
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 14:14
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Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 16:09
The International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) awarded four grants to leading clinical investigators worldwide during its 24th World Congress in October 2016. The recipients included:
Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 16:07
Fractionated Er:YAG offers statistically significant superior outcomes in scar revision when compared to fully ablative Er:YAG, according to a new study published in Lasers in Surgery and Medicine (November 2016).
Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 16:00
Skincare formulator SENTÉ has appointed Philippe Schaison to its Board of Directors. He brings more than 20 years of skincare industry experience to the Board. Currently, Schaison is CEO of Syneron Candela North America. Most recently he served as president of Allergan US Aesthetic and Dermatology, with responsibility for Allergan’s top aesthetic brands, including Botox, Juvéderm, Kybella and SkinMedica. Prior to joining Allergan, he served in leadership roles at several aesthetic businesses, including Clarins, Johnson & Johnson and L'Oréal.
Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 15:58
The American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) is accepting applications from those who would like to attend the 2017 Cochrane Colloquim, which will take place September 12 to 17 in Cape Town, South Africa. The travel grant is part of the AAD Cochrane Scholarship, founded to promote training in evidence-based medicine and expand its reach in the field of dermatology.
Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 13:58
Andrew Technologies has announced that it has safely extracted mesenteric visceral fat in mammals using the company’s proprietary Tissue Liquefaction Technology (TLT).
Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 13:56
In an article published in Dermatologic Surgery (October 2016), Jared Jagdeo, MD, et al, gathered data describing male attitudes toward age-related changes to their facial features as well as their associated preferences for prioritizing treatment.
Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 13:53
Allergan has announced that the latest addition to the JUVÉDERM collection of fillers, JUVÉDERM VOLBELLA XC, is now available to physicians and patients for use in the lips for lip augmentation and for correction of perioral rhytides in adults over the age of 21.
Friday, October 14, 2016 - 09:38
Combining aggressive laser resurfacing treatments can offer added benefits for select patients.By Inga HansenCombination procedures have become commonplace in medical aesthetic practices, typically involving treatments such as neurotoxins, dermal fillers and IPL or other energy-based devices. But do patients benefit from a combination of more aggressive laser treatments—and is it safe? This is the question Richard Fitzpatrick, MD, sought to answer in one of his last research projects. He and his colleague Douglas C.