Equipment

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...

UltraShape Power Cleared for Fat Destruction

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared Syneron Medical’s UltraShape Power for noninvasive reduction of abdominal circumference via fat cell destruction. The device uses focused,...

Rays of Light

Since it first received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval in 1995, intense pulsed light (IPL) has become one of the most versatile and widely used technologies in aesthetic medicine...

Shedding  New Light

What if you needed only one relatively low-cost energy device in your practice to offer treatments that now require a KTP laser, a pulsed dye laser and a ruby laser? Morgan Gustavsson, a pioneer...

RF + Microneedling Improves Neck Laxity

Researchers Matteo Tretti Clementoni, MD, and Girish S. Munavalli, MD, designed a pilot study to assess the efficacy of fractional high-intensity focused radiofrequency (HiFR) with insulated...