Legal

FDA Warns Against Skin Lightening Injectables

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a warning against injectable products marketed to whiten or lighten the complexion, saying that they are potentially unsafe and ineffective,...

Training and Travel Pay

Continuing education is important—training programs and seminars keep your team’s knowledge up to date and their skills sharp. In addition, providing opportunities for your staff to take part in...

Microneedling  Classification

Due to the growing popularity of skin needling, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has undertaken an examination of several microneedling devices to determine if they conform to...

White House Hosts Forum on Antibiotic Stewardship

On June 2, the Obama Administration hosted the White House Forum on Antibiotic Stewardship. The forum—which brought together key federal and private sector constituencies involved in the...

FDA & Autologous  Medicine

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is a federal agency with incredibly broad jurisdiction. For the past 100 years, the FDA’s jurisdiction has frequently expanded to the point where it now...

Nurses and Delivery of Care

As technology and medicine have evolved together, the vital role nurses play in health care has expanded dramatically. This is especially true in aesthetic medicine, where nurses regularly perform...