FDA approves phase 2 clinical trials of autologous adipose-derived stem cells

January 28, 2015
Antria announced it has gained FDA approval to begin phase 2 clinical trials using its autologous adipose-derived stem cells for plastic surgery. The…

Most popular stories from AACS 2015

January 27, 2015
The American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery annual meeting concluded in New Orleans with over 500 cosmetic surgery professionals in attendance…

In the Journals

Cryolipolysis offers significant reduction of lateral thigh fat

January 27, 2015
Researchers reported recently that the cryolipolysis conformable-surface applicator was effective for the treatment of lateral thigh fat with no…

Survey: Requests for ‘celebrity procedures’ increased by 13% in 2014

January 23, 2015
According to the results of an annual survey by the American Academy of Facial and Plastic Reconstructive Surgery, 13% of facial plastic surgeons…

Meeting News Coverage

Circumferential arm liposuction an option for creating 'celebrity arms'

January 16, 2015
NEW ORLEANS — An interactive liposuction method can help create the look of toned “celebrity arms,” according to a speaker here…

Choosing a plastic surgeon

January 9, 2015
Choosing an accomplished and experienced plastic surgeon is important not only for the procedure results, but also for the patient’s health. The…

Meeting News Coverage

Speaker offers insight on myths, realities of skin-tightening technologies

November 19, 2014
SAN DIEGO — Non-surgical total body rejuvenation has shown increasing popularity in recent years; however, the technology is still in the early…

Rejuvenation of the Aging Neck

September 30, 2014
The long, slender neck is a symbol of youth, beauty and elegance. When the aging process hits the neck and lower face, it creeps silently upon us…

In the Journals

High-intensity focused ultrasound reduces waist size in as few as 4 weeks

July 24, 2014
High-intensity focused ultrasound using low or high fluence settings resulted in significant reductions in waist circumference from baseline at 12…

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