The ASAPS 18th annual multispecialty statistical data made quite a splash with the media and plastic surgeons. @pspeditor takes a look behind the 2014 ASAPS stats.
A "natural" Kimchi-based preservative used in cosmetics actually contains didecyldimethylammonium salts and salicylic acid, new research suggests.
The US beauty device market is expected to reach $25,375.7 million by 2020—with the use of at-home devices driving most of the growth.
Optical microangiography (OMAG) may detect changes in microvasculature during acne lesion progress and help introduce a microvasculature-based biomarker in evaluating the treatment and grading of acne, new research suggests.
Despite reports that melanoma in kids is on the rise, the incidence of pediatric melanoma in the United States actually decreased from 2004 to 2010.
Certain facial plastic surgery procedures can affect what people think about patients’ personalities, a new study shows.
Wendy Lewis and others remember dermatologist and innovator Frederick Brandt, MD.
An extract from the same hibiscus leaf often used in teas may help kill melanoma cells, suggests a study in the Journal of Food Science.
Erectile dysfunction and low sex drive are inadequately reported in trials of finasteride for treatment of male hair loss, new research suggests.
In the April 2015 issue of PSP, Drs Scot Glasberg and Robert X. Murphy, Jr, talk about the changes they’ve made at the ASPS during their presidencies.
The AAFPRS highlights ways to address the signs of facial aging with their new infographic.
Given the similar results, the SVF technique has advantages over the stem cell approach. Which fat grafting technique do you use for facial rejuvenation?
April's PSP Pulse with RealSelf shines a light on the months when your patients are more likely to be looking for information on vein treatments.
The U.S Food and Drug Administration and US plastic surgeons are taking active measures to determine the nature and or scope of any possible association between ALCL and breast implants.
With a 94% patient-satisfaction rating at 1 year, Cellfina just may be the must-have cellulite treatment for summer 2015.
In April's 10 Things, PSP talks to Alan Matarasso, MD, about the upcoming American Society of Plastic Surgeons’ Aesthetica Symposium.
Dermatologists offer pearls on how and when to use microneedling in practice at AAD15.
Neothetics Inc is launching an open-label study to evaluate the safety of multiple courses of treatment of its lipo-dissolving shot LIPO-202 for the reduction of central tummy bulges (spare tires).
Plastic surgeons offer tips on how to make patients feel less self-conscious in the buff during exams.
Glycolic and phenol Chemical peels may be safe and effective ways to treat onychorrhexis, onychoschizia, and trachonyia, according to new research presented at the AAD.