Microdosing had a big year. From Silicon Valley execs to A-list comedians, it seems that everyone had an opinion on the supposedly life-altering benefits of extreme moderation in 2019. But it’s not just tiny doses of THC or psychedelics making headlines: The just-a-little-bit approach is trending in beauty, too.
RealSelf released their latest Aesthetics Trend Report, which highlights the 20 nonsurgical and surgical procedures that saw the highest year-over-year growth in interest.
Interestingly, people with a certain hair color seem to feel more pain than other people and to have a lower pain tolerance. Pain tolerance is something that varies greatly from one individual to another with some people able to withstand much more pain than others. Scientists have long wondered what factors be influence our individual levels of pain tolerance.
The Miami Cosmetic Surgery and Aesthetic Dermatology symposium (MCS), taking place at the Miami Beach Convention Center from February 20-22, 2020, is shaping up to take aesthetic medical conferences – as well as the industry itself – to the next level. With the motto: ‘Where Science, Aesthetics and Creativity Merge,’ the event has been carefully designed to offer a better version of the standard fare, as well as unique and interactive experiences for attendees looking to learn from experts and each other.
Nearly 6,900 doctors in Florida lack malpractice insurance or other coverage, colloquially referred to as “going bare,” a USA TODAY investigation has found. When they maim and kill, there’s less recourse, leaving patients damaged physically and financially, with families struggling to pay medical bills.
The inaugural Miami Cosmetic Surgery conference will take place in Miami Beach from February 20-22, 2020. Featuring dynamic lectures from prominent core experts at the forefront of the industry, creative special events and 21 CME credits, MCS 2020 is set to deliver the highest quality international and domestic event ever to hit the U.S.
The most successful nonsurgical therapies tend to blend versatility, consistency and, wherever possible, the ability to be performed by medical extenders.
Sponsored by Fotona
The popular Fotona4D® protocol associated with the dual-wavelength SP Dynamis PROTM laser system from Fotona (U.S. and Europe) will be a key aspect of the recently launched TimeWalkerTM platform. Offering many popular features and modes, at a significantly lower price point, the TimeWalker may be just the thing for physicians looking at their bottom line, or not in need of the expanding versatility of a platform like the SP Dynamis.
Sponsored by Lasering USA
As a gynecologist with many years of experience, I have heard thousands of women complaining about looseness of their vagina after vaginal childbirth. “Sex is just not the same,” is a common complaint.
Sponsored by Galderma Laboratories, L.P.
Few companies in the medical aesthetics space can claim what Galderma Laboratories, L.P. (Fort Worth, Texas) has achieved. In addition to its longstanding range of dermal fillers, this year the company celebrates the 10th anniversaries of both the Dysport® (abobotulinumtoxinA) for Injection neuro- toxin treatment for glabellar lines, and the advanced collagen stimulator, Sculptra® Aesthetic.