Equipment

Emil A. Tanghetti MD, expanded on his 2014 in vivo and ex vivo pilot study of the picosecond alexandrite laser to investigate how different energy settings affect the skin. He...

A Clean Slate

If you want to get a sense of just how popular tattoos are in the United States, you need only look at cable television listings. To date, there are more than 20 reality shows dedicated to the art...

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...