Former Allergan CEO Pyott serves as special adviser to Sienna Biopharmaceuticals

March 1, 2017
Sienna Biopharmaceuticals announced in a press release that David E.I. Pyott, MBA, former chairman and CEO of Allergan, is a special adviser to…

South Beach Symposium presentations focus on cosmetic dermatology

February 21, 2017
Speakers at the South Beach Symposium in Miami focused on research and technology involving cosmetic dermatology. Among the highlights were talks on…

Meeting News

Men have different anatomical goals when seeking plastic surgery

February 16, 2017
MIAMI — Plastic surgeons should focus on the anatomical differences between men and women when treating male patients to avoid feminizing their…

Hologic to acquire Cynosure

February 14, 2017
Hologic and Cynosure announced today that they have signed a definitive agreement in which Hologic will acquire the medical aesthetics company

Meeting News

Recently approved aesthetic devices improve on previous generations

February 14, 2017
MIAMI — A physician here at South Beach Symposium 2017 reviewed three recent additions to the catalogue of aesthetic devices for noninvasive…

Allergan to acquire Zeltiq, CoolSculpting body contouring system

February 13, 2017
Allergan announced in a press release today that it has agreed to acquire Zeltiq Aesthetics for $56.50 per share or $2.475 billion.

Allergan reports revenue increases for 2016, Q4

February 8, 2017
Allergan reported its fourth quarter and full year 2016 operations performance, including a 7% increase in total net revenues to $3.9 billion in the…

In the Journals

Novel lower-body lifting method may be safe after massive weight loss

January 26, 2017
A novel lower-body lifting procedure did not lead to any significant complications in a cohort of patients who lost weight after bariatric surgery…

In the Journals

Multiple treatments with nonthermal focused ultrasound is safe, effective for fat reduction

January 10, 2017
Multiple treatments with nonthermal focused ultrasound for noninvasive fat reduction was safe and effective, according to study results published in…

In the Journals

Injection-site adverse events with Kybella easily managed

January 4, 2017
Typical measures were effective at treating injection-site adverse events associated with Kybella treatment for submental fat, according to study…

In the Journals

Researchers identify risk factors most commonly related to surgical site infections

January 3, 2017
Researchers identified the rates and common risk factors for surgical site infections following aesthetic surgery, according to study results…

In the Journals

SAFE liposuction technique provides safe, effective results

December 19, 2016
Liposuction solely using the Separation, Aspiration and Fat Equalization, or SAFE, technique is safe and particularly effective, according to study…

Meeting News Coverage

Fredric S. Brandt, MD, fellowship grants awarded

November 16, 2016
The American Society of Dermatologic Surgery announced two 2016 grant recipients of the Fredric S. Brandt, MD, Innovations in Aesthetics Fellowship…

Allergan reports Q3 financial results

November 2, 2016
Allergan plc reported its continuing operations performance for the third quarter of 2016, including total net revenues of $3.6 billion, a 4%

In the Journals

Diagnostic ultrasound provides optimal evaluation of nonsurgical subcutaneous fat removal

October 14, 2016
Compared with other methods of measuring the thickness of subcutaneous fat in the human abdomen, diagnostic ultrasound was found to be a reliably…

Alopecia, atopic dermatitis studies top dermatology, aesthetics reads for week

October 3, 2016
Research presented at Plastic Surgery The Meeting finding that cell-enriched fat may represent an alternative for treating androgenetic alopecia in…

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VIDEO: Data verifies greater risk of surgical site infection in certain patient demographics

September 25, 2016
LOS ANGELES —  James C. Grotting, MD, discusses research presented at Plastic Surgery the Meeting that found certain patient demographics

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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…

Meeting News Coverage

Follow coverage of Plastic Surgery The Meeting

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

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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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