Valeant Pharmaceuticals has entered into an agreement to sell its Obagi Medical Products business for $190 million in cash to Haitong International Zhonghua Finance Acquisition Fund I. Valeant...

Allergan CEO pushes for consensus on cosmetic treatment of minors

Allergan Chairman and CEO Brent Saunders authored a blog post from the CEO on the company’s website in which he shared his concern and discomfort with the growing number of minors undergoing...

SB204 Safe and Effective in Adolescents

Novan Pharmaceutical’s SB204, an investigational once-daily, topical nitric oxide-based monotherapy for the treatment of acne vulgaris, showed superior efficacy to placebo and a high level of...

Rhinoplasty pioneer dead at 79

Plastic surgeon Jack Gunter, MD, died on Tuesday, July 11 at the age of 79, in Dallas. He was the founder of the Gunter Center for Aesthetics & Cosmetic Surgery, which he ran until retirement...

AAD supports free sunscreen at NYC pools

The American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) has teamed up with Sun Shield, a company that produces sunscreen dispensers, and the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation (NYC Parks) to...

Dermira biopharmaceuticals

A study published in the July 2017 issue Journal of Investigate Dermatology is shedding light on the mechanism of action of a new topical developed to treat acne vulgaris. Olumacostat...