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VIDEO: Components involved in gender reassignment therapy, surgery

September 25, 2016
LOS ANGELES —  Loren S. Schechter, MD, discusses a panel presentation on gender confirmation surgery at Plastic Surgery The Meeting…

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Labiaplasty, vaginal rejuvenation interest growing in aesthetics

September 24, 2016
LOS ANGELES — Labiaplasty and vaginal rejuvenation, and the various treatment modalities are becoming topics of growing interest, according to…

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Early results with off-label use of Kybella mixed, plastic surgeon reports

September 24, 2016
LOS ANGELES — Off-label use of Kybella for treating fat in areas of the body beyond submental fullness has had mixed results thus far…

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Transgender surgery among special topics at plastic surgery meeting

September 23, 2016
LOS ANGELES — Surgical techniques for transgender surgery are among the research being presented at Plastic Surgery The Meeting. “While…

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Follow Healio.com/Aesthetics coverage of Plastic Surgery The Meeting

September 23, 2016
LOS ANGELES — Healio.com/Aesthetics is providing live coverage of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons’ 85th annual Plastic Surgery…

In the Journals

Dermatography improves patient QOL after head, neck surgeries

September 22, 2016
Dermatography as an adjuvant procedure after head and neck surgery improved patients’ perception of the appearance of scars or skin grafts as…

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Office-based surgical suites safe alternative to hospitals for cosmetic surgical procedures

September 20, 2016
Accredited office-based surgical suites were a safe alternative to ambulatory surgery centers and hospitals for patients undergoing cosmetic surgical…

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Double small incisions technique results in good scar appearance for carpal tunnel release

September 19, 2016
Carpal tunnel release through double small incisions was minimally invasive with good nerve visualization that resulted in good appearance of scars…

Seven recent developments in fillers, injectables

September 16, 2016
Study findings that Kybella may be an alternative to surgical treatment for submental fat and that repeated Botox treatments improved glabellar lines…

Galderma, Mentor Worldwide partner with Canadian surgeons on aesthetic medicine

September 15, 2016
Galderma and Mentor Worldwide LLC announced plans to partner with Canadian surgeons to offer a selection of aesthetic and corrective brands of both…

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VIDEO: Surgeon performs corneal 'tattooing' with femtosecond laser to change iris color

September 15, 2016
COPENHAGEN — At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting here, Francis Ferrari, MD, discusses a surgical technique…

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Single-stage breast reconstruction cost-effective compared with two-stage reconstruction

September 13, 2016
Single-stage prosthetic breast reconstruction was a cost-effective operation compared with expander-implant breast reconstruction, according to study…

Acne, breast reconstruction studies, soap ban top dermatology, aesthetics reads for week

September 12, 2016
Study results finding that a family history of acne and various lifestyle factors were associated with adult acne in women was among the most-read…

Recent developments in body, facial contouring

September 8, 2016
Study findings that Kybella demonstrated efficacy in treating submental fat, and may be an alternative to surgical treatment was among the recent…

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Distance to surgeon, insurance type predicted postmastectomy breast reconstruction

September 6, 2016
Distance to a plastic surgeon and type of insurance plan were predictors of whether women received postmastectomy breast reconstruction, according to…

Hair transplant, regenerative medicine studies top dermatology, aesthetics reads for week

September 5, 2016
Study results related to hair transplants, including that men with hair transplants were perceived as younger and more attractive, were among the…

Top aesthetics, cosmetic dermatology reads for August

September 1, 2016
Research finding that autologous fat grafting achieved cosmetic breast augmentation with satisfactory levels of volume retention and satisfaction…

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Hyperhidrosis associated with anxiety, depression

August 31, 2016
There was a significant association between hyperhidrosis and the prevalence of anxiety and depression, according to recently published study…

Recent developments in dermatological lasers

August 25, 2016
Study findings that burning-hair plume during laser hair removal contained carcinogens and environmental toxins was among the recent developments in…

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Acellular dermal matrix-assisted breast reconstruction has low incidence of capsular contracture

August 23, 2016
There was a low cumulative incidence of capsular contracture in patients with acellular dermal matrix–assisted breast reconstruction, according…

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