Equipment

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...

Breakthrough Mesenteric Fat Extraction Performed

Andrew Technologies has announced that it has safely extracted mesenteric visceral fat in mammals using the company’s proprietary Tissue Liquefaction Technology (TLT).

The visceral...

Multimodal Resurfacing

Combination procedures have become commonplace in medical aesthetic practices, typically involving treatments such as neurotoxins, dermal fillers and IPL or other energy-based devices. But do...