In the Journals

Erosive pustular dermatosis may occur after facial trauma, cosmetic resurfacing

August 29, 2017
A recent case series elucidated several clinical factors and treatment options for erosive pustular disorder. The researchers aimed to further…

In the Journals

Gain-switched 311-nm titanium:sapphire laser shows efficacy in treating vitiligo

July 24, 2017
A gain-switched 311-nm titanium:sapphire laser showed efficacy in treating vitiligo lesions on the face and neck after a median treatment of 23…

IOPtima launches iLid CO2 laser kit for blepharoplasty

July 12, 2017
The iLid CO₂ laser kit, designed for oculoplastic surgeons to perform CO₂ laser-assisted blepharoplasty, has been launched, according to an IOPtima…

In the Journals

Q-switched Nd:YAG laser shows efficacy in treating xanthelasma

July 7, 2017
The Q-switched neodymium-doped yttrium aluminum garnet laser was effective in treating xanthelasma palpebrarum in patients with Asian skin type, with…

Nearly 70% of surveyed consumers considering cosmetic procedures

June 28, 2017
Almost 70% of consumers reported that they are considering a cosmetic procedure, according to survey results released by the American Society for…

Almost one-third of surveyed men 'extremely likely' to consider cosmetic procedure

June 14, 2017
The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery has released the results of a survey of 618 men, finding that 31% of…

In the Journals

Long-pulsed Nd:YAG laser treats nonport-wine stains in children

June 7, 2017
Long-pulsed neodymium:yttrium-aluminum-garnet laser treatment for children with nonport-wine stain vascular malformations was effective and…

Sciton launches women's health review board, including dermatologists

June 2, 2017
Sciton has announced members of its Women’s Health Clinical Review Board. The manufacture of laser and light systems for the medical and

In the Journals

Bullying may lead to poor psychological function, desire for cosmetic surgery

June 2, 2017
Adolescents victims of bullying were more likely to report poor psychological function and desire cosmetic surgery, according to recent findings. The…

Madenco Biosciences announces cosmeceuticals for treating acne scars, laser effects

May 18, 2017
Madenco Biosciences, a subsidiary of Quest PharmaTech, announced it has created a new line of cosmeceuticals targeting applications by dermatologist…

Medifirst to acquire rights to Green Laser for aesthetic use

May 2, 2017
Medifirst Solutions announced it has agreed to acquire the exclusive licensing rights from Laser Lab Corp for its Green Laser for use in anti-aging…

In the Journals

Low-fluence Q-switched laser shows efficacy in treating melasma, solar lentigo

May 1, 2017
Low-fluence Q-switched 1,064-nm neodymium:yttrium-aluminum-garnet laser achieved efficacy in treating melasma and smallplaque-type solar…

Bellus Medical acquires Allumera photodynamic cosmetic cream

April 26, 2017
Bellus Medical announced it has acquired Allumera, a topical cream that is in a new class of photodynamic cosmetics. Allumera, the first photodynamic…

Meeting News

ASAPS to celebrate 50 years of aesthetics at annual meeting

April 19, 2017
The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery will celebrate its 50th anniversary at its annual meeting April 28-May 2 in San Diego. Surgical…

Newly FDA-approved dermal laser systems launched

April 10, 2017
Synergy MedSales has announced it has signed an agreement with FormaTK Systems Ltd. to market and distribute FormaTK’s latest FDA-approved…

Meeting NewsVideo

VIDEO: Basic science behind new devices in dermatology

March 27, 2017
ORLANDO, Fla. — In a video perspective from the American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting, Anne M. Chapas, MD, FAAD, discusses the…

BLOG: Kimberly J. Butterwick, MD, shares cosmetic pearls from AAD 2017

March 20, 2017
I just attended the American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida, and, as in every meeting, heard a lot of information and…

Americans spent more than $15 billion on aesthetic procedures in 2016

March 16, 2017
Americans spent more than $15 billion on combined surgical and nonsurgical aesthetic procedures in 2016, an increase of 11% over the prior year…

Meeting NewsVideo

VIDEO: Treating psoriasis and melasma in skin of color

March 9, 2017
ORLANDO, Fla. — In a video perspective from the American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting, Seemal R. Desai, MD, FAAD, discusses…

Meeting News

Follow's coverage of the 75th annual AAD meeting

March 3, 2017
ORLANDO – is providing live coverage of the 75th annual American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting in Orlando…

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