Newsmakers

Multimodal Resurfacing

Combination procedures have become commonplace in medical aesthetic practices, typically involving treatments such as neurotoxins, dermal fillers and IPL or other energy-based devices. But do...

Restylane Turns 20

Though silicone- and then collagen-based dermal fillers have been used since the 1940s to fill out facial defects, it was the introduction of hyaluronic acid (HA)-based dermal fillers that brought...

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...

Less Heat, More Punch

Syneron-Candela recently expanded its award-winning PicoWay platform to include a novel fractionated handpiece, the PicoWay Resolve, and a new ultra-short 785nm wavelength, the first of its kind...

Unpacking Undereye Bags

It was an accident, really. Michael Singer, MD, ophthalmologist and instructor of pharmacology at Harvard University, and Murat Kalayoglu, MD, ophthalmologist and researcher with expertise in...

Additive Effects

A recent study from researchers at Ondokuz Mayis University, Samsun, Turkey, published in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (January 2016), concluded that combination treatment with...