A look at the environmental role in skin aging and harnessing visible light phototherapy for aesthetic and medical skin care.

News

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.
News
Friday, August 12, 2016
Since 2013, the number of consumers considering cosmetic medical procedures has doubled, according to a recent survey released by the American Society for Dermatological Surgery.
News
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
A review of recent news, research and treatment related to laser and light therapy.  
News
Thursday, May 16, 2013
The 33rd Annual Meeting of the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS) – Laser 2013 took place this year on April 5-7, with preconference activities on April 3rd and 4th. Held in Boston, MA, the conference covered a range of topics regarding cutting-edge techniques, products and research in laser medicine and surgery.

Research in Review

Research in Review
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
A look at the environmental role in skin aging and harnessing visible light phototherapy for aesthetic and medical skin care.
Research in Review
Monday, September 21, 2015
Scars resulting from facial skin cancer surgery can be noticeable and distressing to patients. This case study describes the use of a pulsed dye laser (PDL) and ablative fractional CO2 laser to treat a patient’s post-surgical scars from a recent skin cancer surgery.
Research in Review
Monday, December 15, 2014
Although a range of therapy exists for xanthelasma palpebrarum (XP), there is no general consensus on the optimal treatment for the condition. A recent study, published in Dermatologic Surgery, compared the efficacy and safety of super pulsed (SP) and fractional carbon dioxide (CO2) lasers in the treatment of XP.
Research in Review
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Updates on recent uses of lasers and light therapies in practice.