Kenneth Beer, MD, discusses 2 new neurotoxins that could be entering the marketplace soon.

FDA Alerts

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
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.
News
Wednesday, August 17, 2016
Merz North America announced plans to acquire ON Light Sciences, Inc., a US medical device company that develops technologies to enhance laser-based dermatologic procedures.

Research in Review

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.
Research in Review
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Many available treatments for the face are now being used off-label on other parts of the body.