How cool is this: the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) laboratory that invented cryolipolisis or "Coolsculpting," a popular non-surgical method for reducing fat under the skin, is developing a new form of the technology that can selectively reduce fat almost anywhere in the body using a safe, injectable ice solution or "slurry."
Your website is one of the most important platforms you can have for your business. Consumers are more likely to find you online before they find you anywhere else. Therefore, your website needs to make a great impression and ensure potential patients that you have the solutions to correct or manage their concerns.
The natural evolution of microneedling as a primary tool in dermatologic and energy-based applications is based on its unique physical attributes. Historically, microneedling was performed as a standalone treatment for scarring or texture irregularities using plain needles that were stamped, rolled or mechanically inserted at hundreds of perforations per second.
Dallas-based dermatologist Adean Kingston, MD, always knew that she wanted an advanced degree, but her path in higher education wasn’t always clear until she first considered and began to pursue other options. She thought about getting a PhD in Economics, or a combined degree in law and medicine, or perhaps an MD/PhD degree.
As a practice management consultant and sales performance coach in the aesthetic space, I speak all over the country. And regardless of location, I tend to receive the same questions from staff and practitioners time and time again:
We spend our entire lives making decisions by weighing the costs against a desired return. As small children, we learned the risk/benefit process quickly and soon enough, we faced the first instance of a parental scolding that began with the ominous phrase, “I hope it was worth it.”
Choosing an entity for your business can be overwhelming. Clients often seek our advice, confused by the choices and the process. From partnerships, sole proprietorships and corporations, to limited liability companies (LLC), each entity offers advantages and disadvantages depending on your unique business model.
A gentle chemical topical peel aimed at improving the external appearance of the vagina has been launched in the UK. PinkIntimate System, distributed exclusively by aesthetics product and equipment company, Trimedica, aims to restore a more youthful, healthy appearance to the vaginal and sensitive-area tissues, as well as tighten, lift and whiten skin.
Aesthetics plays a large role in determining a successful outcome in plastic and reconstructive surgery. As such, understanding perceptions of favorable aesthetics is crucial for optimizing patient satisfaction.
Smoking is harmful to both your heart and lungs, and according to the Centers for Disease Control, smokers are more likely than non-smokers to develop heart disease, stroke, and lung cancer. But one of the lesser-known impacts of smoking is on your skin.