Antioxidants plus devices yield optimal aesthetic outcomes.

FDA Alerts

FDA Alerts
Monday, May 21, 2018
The FDA has approved a new dermal filler for the correction of age-related volume loss in the back of the hand for adult patients.
FDA Alerts
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
The FDA has issued a warning to consumers and health care practitioners about serious injuries and disfigurement from using injectable silicone or products being falsely marketed as FDA-approved dermal fillers.
FDA Alerts
Friday, October 13, 2017

The FDA has approved Restylane Silk (Galderma) for lip augmentation through the use of a small tip cannula. This is the first FDA-approved hyaluronic acid (HA) dermal filler for lip augmentation and the smoothing of wrinkles around the mouth, and is also the first HA dermal filler to be approved for lip injection via cannula. Restylane Silk is for patients 21 years and older.
 

FDA Alerts
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
The FDA has approved a facial filler for temporary improvement in the appearance of moderate to severe forehead lines associated with frontalis muscle activity in adults.

News

News
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
New statistics on cosmetic surgical procedures from The American Society of Plastic Surgeons revealed a rise in the number of men seeking body contouring and minimally-invasive surgical procedures.
News
Monday, April 2, 2018
The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery conducted a survey on the use of cosmetic surgical and nonsurgical procedures among men. For top cosmetic procedures, read more.
News
Thursday, February 15, 2018
The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery conducted a recent survey to assess trends among cosmetic surgery patients.
News
Friday, September 30, 2016
Patients who get tattoos to cover facial skin grafts and scars may feel happier with both their appearance and quality of life, a Dutch study suggests.

Research in Review

Research in Review
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Antioxidants plus devices yield optimal aesthetic outcomes.
Research in Review
Monday, April 16, 2018
Kenneth Beer, MD, discusses 2 new neurotoxins that could be entering the marketplace soon.
Research in Review
Friday, December 1, 2017
This case discusses the use of platelet-rich plasma to reverse skin necrosis caused by facial artery occlusion induced by a dermal filler.
Research in Review
Thursday, November 30, 2017
Here’s a look at some exciting new innovations in the medical and aesthetic arenas.