Equipment

Alma Lasers Launches LipoLife 3G

Aesthetic and surgical device manufacturer Alma Lasers is introducing the Alma LipoLife 3G, a third-generation liposuction platform. The device combines multiple modalities to address all stages...

Freedom Laser Therapy Launches Hair Growth System

Freedom Laser Therapy, a Los Angeles-based developer of light therapy products, has introduced the iRestore Hair Growth System, an FDA-cleared at-home device that treats balding and thinning hair...

Multimodal Laser Treatments Safe and Effective

In a study published in Lasers in Surgery and Medicine (August 2016), researchers Douglas C. Wu, MD, PhD, et al, sought to evaluate the safety and efficacy of combining multiple laser...

FDA Issues Draft Update on Submitting a New 510(k) for Device Modifications

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued draft updated recommendations to help manufacturers determine when they are required to notify the FDA about modifications made to certain...

The body contouring market, including noninvasive and minimally invasive fat reduction procedures, is set to rise from $671.8 million in 2015 to over $1.1 billion by 2022, representing a compound...

BTL Vanquish ME Cleared for Thigh Reduction

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the BTL Vanquish ME (BTL Aesthetics) for the circumferential reduction of the thighs (in addition to its previous clearance for noninvasive...