Skin Care

Cutera has introduced the PICO Genesis, a new nonthermal approach for the treatment of pigmentary skin concerns using the Enlighten picosecond laser system. The procedure uses ultra-short laser...

Foamix Completes FMX101 Phase 3 Acne Trial Enrollment

Foamix Pharmaceuticals has completed patient enrollment in two Phase 3 clinical trials to evaluate the efficacy and safety of FMX101, a topical 4% minocycline foam, in the treatment of moderate to...

Energy-Based Treatments Safe After PMMA Injections

In a recent study, researchers Douglas C. Wu, MD, et al, evaluated the safety and histopathological effects of different laser, light and ultrasound modalities on skin previously injected with a...

Factors Associated With Adult Female Acne

A study published in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology (December 2016) sought to explore the role of personal and environmental factors in the development of adult female...

Laser and light device manufacturer Sciton was presented with the 2016 MyFaceMyBody Award for Best Anti Aging Treatment for its Halo device. The hybrid fractional laser combines an ablative and...

Oral Lycopene and Lutein May Protect Skin Against UV Radiation

A study published online September 23, 2016, in the British Journal of Dermatology suggests that oral supplementation with lutein and lycopene offers protection from UV radiation at the...