A high prevalence of body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) was observed in patients with acne vulgaris at various dermatology centers in Spain, according to study data published in the Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology.
Few things on earth strike fear into the hearts of men more profoundly than hair loss. But reversing baldness could someday be as easy as wearing a hat, thanks to a noninvasive, low-cost hair-growth-stimulating technology developed by engineers at the University of Wisconsin–Madison.
Tummy tuck surgery (abdominoplasty) yields high patient satisfaction and improved quality of life in patients who are overweight or obese – despite a substantial risk of complications, reports a study in the October issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery®, the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).
A recent article published in the Aesthetic Surgery Journal, one of the two official publications of The Aesthetic Society, chronicles Breast Implant Illness (BII), and suggests how doctors can help and manage patients describing symptoms.
To attract new cosmetic patients to your practice, you have to first get their attention. This may sound simple enough, but in reality you and everyone else is vying for the attention of today’s cosmetic patient. So, how do you stand out among the competition?
In today’s very competitive marketplace, I’m sure you have a nearby competitor that slashes prices, making you feel pressured to drop your prices. It seems as if it doesn’t matter whether they are as qualified or as experienced as you. Cosmetic patients don’t know any better, so you still lose on price.
Allergan announced today that, as expected, Allergan and AbbVie have each received a Request for Additional Information and Documentary Material (Second Request) from the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) in connection with AbbVie's pending acquisition of Allergan.
Are Brazilian waxes, lash extensions, and Keratin hair treatments all officially unfashionable? It could be, according to online directory Yelp, which has made the suggestion as part of a trend report published to mark its 15th anniversary this October.
PolarityTE announced findings from a study showing positive impact of the company’s SkinTE on wounds
PolarityTE, Inc., a biotechnology company developing and commercializing regenerative tissue products and biomaterials, today announced findings from a study showing positive impact of the Company’s SkinTE™ skin regeneration product on a broad range of cases, demonstrating progressive wound closure including coverage of exposed underlying structures such as bone and tendon.
For the past several years, much has been said about how more men are seeking aesthetic procedures in the U.S. The reasons associated with this trend include increased social acceptance of cosmetic procedures by men and advancements in non-invasive, no-downtime procedures that appeal to them. While a general consensus in the media and among practitioners is that men account for around 10% to 20% of all cosmetic treatments, recent statistics actually show that a downward trend is in progress.