Heidi Waldorf, M.D., provided her formula for great filler results. One key to avoiding upset patients is rejecting unsuitable ones, she noted. She also pointed to patient behaviors that should raise red flags.
At Cosmetic Surgery Forum, injectors' opinions often differed regarding the use of various fillers, perhaps most notably, Belotero balance (hyaluronic acid/HA, Merz). Several experts shared their tips for maximizing results.
A topical neuromodulator in development appears to last longer than currently available products when the topical formulation is injected intramuscularly, an expert says.
Intense pulsed light (IPL) may facilitate more efficient photodynamic therapy (PDT) than blue-light PDT, according to expert at Cosmetic Surgery Forum.
The effects of air pollution on the skin may trump the benefits that can be gained through lifestyle choices such as proper diet and regular exercise.
What, if anything, can dermatologists and other aesthetic practitioners do to use home aesthetic devices to their advantage? Physician experts offer their perspective.
Although every scar tells a story, it is a tale better spoken by the dermatologist and plastic surgeon who can help to reduce its appearance. To do so, physicians today are using improved protocols in laser treatment and beyond.
How are fragrances made? Scented body lotions, soaps, and hair shampoos with smells that extend beyond the packaging seem very popular
There are two distinct processes by which skin aging occurs—intrinsic and extrinsic aging, Intrinsic factors are only responsible for only 10 percent of skin aging and based on DNA and gene expression.
Although the photoaging process affects each individual differently, certain general strategies for the prevention and treatment of the condition are available based on the physiologic changes of the skin. Two expert dermatologists shared with us the strategies and methods they use to help fight off and ameliorate the signs of photoaging in their patients, taking into consideration genetics, age range, lifestyle, and skin care.