AHA SKINCARE LINE
MCK Laboratories, Salt Lake City, introduces the M2 Skin Care product line that features natural AHAs—Mandelic and Malic acids—that target wrinkles, acne, and pigmentation issues, naturally. Malic acid, derived from apples and pears, and Mandelic acid, derived from almonds, help treat multiple skin issues and are gentle and suitable for all skin types (even sensitive skin). The product line includes M2 Exfoliating Cleanser, HP Skin Refinish, and M2 Skin Recovery Moisturizer.
MEN’S SKINCARE LINE
The Jock Soap Co Inc, Atlanta, introduces the M.V.P. Advanced Skincare Collection, a high-performance skincare line made especially for men. The line includes Wash Up Daily Facial Cleanser, Deep Pore Action Clarifying Facial Cleanser, Knockout Facial Exfoliant & Spot Treatment, Buck Up Facial Offensive Line Serum, Revivify-C Revitalizing Facial Compound, Recoop Soothing Facial Hydrator for Sensitive Skin, Jock Block Anti-Aging Hydrator with SPF30, and Amp Up Hydrating Eye Recovery Complex.
The Jock Soap Co Inc
Biologique Recherche offers its Bio Magic Mask, a detoxifying and energy bio-marine mask for all skin types that tones, purifies, and reenergizes the skin, leaving it soft, radiant, and glamorous. The mask eliminates dead cells and impurities by balancing the skin, and it enhances epidermal renewal. Its active ingredients are corn extract, wheat germ, plankton extract, and white clay.
Allergan Inc, Irvine, Calif, offers the Natrelle Pre-Consultation Kit, which enables women to research and explore their breast-augmentation options at home, and delivers the answers she seeks in one place and with the surgeon in mind. The kit includes a set of trial implants and a sizing bra, as well as a $50 rebate for Natrelle gels and more than $100 in savings on Botox Cosmetic, Juvéderm, and Latisse treatments.
Sempermed USA Inc, Clearwater, Fla, announces improvements to its Sempermed® Syntegra CR Powder-Free Surgical Gloves. The gloves still offer a similar fit and feel to latex and are manufactured with polychloroprene, but now they have been reformulated, making them easier to double glove. Syntegra CR still provides excellent tactile sensitivity, while the textured surface and beaded cuff enhance gripping and protection.
Sempermed USA Inc
The nonprofit tissue bank Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation, Edison, NJ, introduces BellaDerm, the first human dermal tissue graft offered specifically for facial and body-contouring procedures. It provides excellent handling characteristics, is in ready-to-use form, is easily accessible and ready for surgeon selection at all times, and does not require refrigeration. BellaDerm provides supplemental support in areas of weakness, and has been used by plastic surgeons to address naturally occurring defects that may be found in areas such as the breast, lips, and face. The grafts come from living donors who have given specific consent for their skin to be used for these types of procedures.
Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation
ANTIAGING SKIN CARE TREATMENT
PerfectRX, Twin Peaks, Calif, offers Beyond CP, Beyond Essential, Eye Perfect Serum, and Night Perfect Serum. These cutting-edge products contain the highest concentration of peptides and other active ingredients available, according to the company. They are designed for postprocedure healing and rejuvenation. Additional products include Beyond Stretch Mark Repair and Salicylic Beyond Clean. The company offers private labeling options.
MODULAR CASEWORK PRODUCTS
Midmark Corp, Versailles, Ohio, announces that it has increased the sustainability of its modular casework products to meet the rigorous standards set by the LEED Green Building Rating System and to help its customers obtain LEED credits for their green building projects. The alignment to LEED certification standards coincides with the company’s introduction of 15 new, modular casework colors that can be used with a unique color-selection tool that can be found on www.midmark.com. This tool allows customers to easily choose casework, countertop, and solid surface colors, and to see how the colors would look in an actual exam room.
CUSTOMIZABLE E-MAIL PROGRAM
Candace Crowe Design, Orlando, Fla, introduces REVENEZ Mail, a customizable e-mail program, especially for plastic surgeons, that makes creating and distributing professional e-mails quick and easy. According to the company, those who sign up for the service will have a personalized template designed with their choice of various features. They will also have the option of providing their own newsletter content or they may choose from its library of original, plastic surgery-related articles. Two management options give practices their choice of either administering the timing of their own campaigns, or full-service management of their campaigns, based on agreed terms.
Candace Crowe Design
LED BED LIGHTS
Sunnex, Natick, Mass, introduces the NightStar™ and LM LED bed lights for hospitals. Their high light output and low heat emission improve energy savings and reduce liability risks for the hospital. They have extended element life (more than 25,000 hours), are available with a hospital-graded plug-in transformer, come in two designs with multiple mounting options to meet most manufacturers’ configurations of walls and beds, and are backed up with a 3-year warranty included in the price.
Vision USA, Cherry Hill, NJ, introduces its disposable loupe sweatband, which can be worn under any loupe or headlight. It has a soft sanitized cellulose sponge to absorb perspiration as well as a sewn elastic band.
ESBA Laboratories Inc, Jupiter, Fla, introduces Quench PT post-treatment balm, which is designed for application immediately after procedures such as laser hair removal, electrolysis, acid peels, filler injections, and photofacials. It soothes the skin by preventing and controlling inflammation and its symptoms: burning sensation, redness, and swelling. More than 70% of its ingredients are certified organic, and it contains no animal products or alcohol; therefore, it is suitable for use on sensitive skin.