Equipment

Selective Ablation

Fractional laser delivery has expanded the option of ablative laser resurfacing to a much broader base of patients. Providers can prescribe treatments based on specific concerns, skin types and...

Scanning Diode Laser for Hair Removal

In a study published in the Journal of Drugs in Dermatology (November 2016), David J. Goldberg, MD, and Erin Courtney, RN, evaluated the safety and efficacy of hair removal with an 810nm...

Syneron-Candela has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for its Profound device when using the SubQ handpiece and cartridge to improve the appearance of cellulite in...

PRP for Alopecia

Two recent studies have reported both positive and negative results with the use of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) for the treatment of alopecia.

One, published in Dermatologic Therapy...

Hair Restoration Research Grants Awarded

The International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) awarded four grants to leading clinical investigators worldwide during its 24th World Congress in October 2016.

The...

Fractionated Er:YAG More Effective for Scar Revision

Fractionated Er:YAG offers statistically significant superior outcomes in scar revision when compared to fully ablative Er:YAG, according to a new study published in Lasers in Surgery and...