Cyclosporin is moderately effective for improving symptoms in patients with moderate to severe alopecia areata and may be considered as a second-line treatment for patients who fail to respond to corticosteroids, according to a study published in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.
Soliton Inc announces it will move forward with a pivotal cellulite trial after results from its Proof of Concept (POC) clinical trial revealed a 20% to 47% improvement in the cellulite severity score.
Syneron Candela announces the acquisition of Ellipse, a Danish medical device company that manufactures and markets Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) and laser-based platforms for a wide variety of medical and aesthetic skin treatments.
A study published recently in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery looks at a technique called abdominal etching to help create the classic "six-pack abs" physique in men or three-vertical-line abdomen in women.
Using a multi-ingredient antiaging facial moisturizer before and after radiofrequency microneedling is associated with significant improvements in skin attributes, according to study results published in the Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology.
A new anatomic study highlights critical technical issues to ensure safe performance of the increasingly popular "Brazilian butt lift" - a procedure using the patient's own fat to augment and improve the appearance of the buttocks.