More than 85% of US respondents to the global Clear About Psoriasis Survey share that they have experienced social stigma such as discrimination and humiliation due to the disease.
A recent survey conducted by Allergan notes that women are choosing aesthetic enhancement treatments not only to boost their appearance, but also to raise their confidence.
Plastic surgeon Foad Nahai, MD, in an editorial that appeared recently online in Aesthetic Surgery Journal, suggests the possibility of clues linking cosmetic surgery and Alzheimer’s disease.
When it comes to indexing a practice's website with Google, the initiative for mobile friendliness can lack the polite factor. Instead, it’s best to get on board with the newest change rather than be left behind.
A recent study notes that contraceptives could help heal acne, or could make it worse—it all depends on which type is ingested.
Via its campaign Step Up For Vitiligo, the Vitiligo Working Group is working to bring global awareness to the autoimmune disease and support those who are affected by it.
A recent Mediaplanet media campaign encourages readers to protect their skin against the sun’s damaging rays and to educate themselves on the newest skin cancer technologies and treatments available.
As part of its 25th anniversary celebration, Cynosure Inc President Michael Davin and other members of the company’s management team will ring the NASDAQ Stock Market’s Closing Bell on Wednesday, July 27.
Building online visibility comes from not only knowing your market, but also keeping on top of search engine providers' frequent changes.
The recently founded North American Society for Hair Restoration (NASHR) strives to ensure that members receive the proper training on hair restoration procedures, and that they provide the best patient experience possible.
AXIM Biotechnologies Inc announces the launch of human dermatological clinical trials using AXIM’s patent-pending topical ointment formula AX-1602.
The first and only prognostic test for breast cancer is now available at Augusta University.
According to a recent assessment from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, the rate of women undergoing mastectomies increased 36% between 2005 and 2013, and bilateral mastectomies more than tripled.
The appeal of medical tourism for cosmetic surgery paints a picture of cost-effective surgeries amid beautiful landscapes. Yet, warnings from the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) caution individuals may be buying unsafe, illegal procedures performed by technicians, not qualified physicians.
MiMedx Group, a leader in regenerative medicine using human amniotic tissue products and therapies, announces the publication of its most recent peer-reviewed independent clinical case series of MiMedx EpiFix allografts.
Allergan, parent company of Juvéderm Volbella XC, received FDA approval for the use of the product in perioral lines and for augmentation of the lips in adults age 21 and older.
Looking for a way to kill a little time surfing the web? Consider a search for bad plastic surgery.
A study led by Darrick E. Antell, MD, a Lenox Hill Hospital and New York City-based plastic surgeon, suggests that a full-incision surgical technique is preferable to a short-scar method in facelift patients.
For as many as 8 out of 10 preteens and adolescent teens, acne is a side effect of puberty. In an effort to safeguard skin health, Galderma Laboratories created an open-label, single-center study to evaluate an acne regimen comprised of Epiduo (adapalene/benzoyl peroxide) Gel 0.1%/2.5% and Cetaphil facial cleanser and SPF 30 sunscreen.
Medical aesthetic physicians, as well as medical spa owners and operators, should consider the following advice as they pertain to both medical aesthetic practices and medical spas.