PMMA is a great option for treating small irregularities after liposuction or after traumatic accidents to fill indentations of face and body, but beware the brand and the body part you’re filling.
Cosmeceutical categories, based on important ingredients and their mechanisms of action, can help aesthetic physicians match cosmeceutical products to ideal patient candidates.
While the worldwide cosmeceutical market's growth rate surges ahead of other product categories in the personal care and cosmetics industry, here in the United States, the word cosmeceutical is meaningless under the law, according to the FDA. This disconnect often leaves dermatologists responsible for educating patients about what cosmeceuticals are and aren't.
Whether consumers scrutinize their images in selfies, social media or the rearview mirror, they're more intent than ever to rid their faces and necklines of the tell-tale signs that time isn't on their sides. Coupled with this desire to fight aesthetic aging is a rising demand for noticeable cosmetic outcomes without downtime, drugs, foreign substances or surgery.
Evolus (DWP-450; prabotulinumtoxinA) and Bonti (EB-001A; BoNT/E) report positive progress towards commercialization.
Test your knowledge about how privacy laws affect your ability to legally interact with patients on social media.
From neurotoxins and hyaluronic acid gels to growth factors and bleaching agents, customized skin treatments are safely injected into the dermal-epidermal junction with micro channeling technology for no-downtime results.
Cynosure recently announced a deal distribute Porter Instrument’s nitrous oxide and oxygen system, Nitronox, in the U.S. and Canada for self-administered pain managment.
Influencers and practices can be in legal trouble if the influencers fail to disclose their relationships to brands when promoting or endorsing products through social media.
While claims don’t always lead to court cases, they can lead to stress, says Stephen E. Wolverton, M.D., a dermatologist with Indiana University Health in Bloomington, Ind. Learn more about managing the stress associated with malpractice claims.