Anti-Aging

Allergan, Skinbetter Science announce equity and diversity initiative
September 15, 2020

Allergan Aesthetics and Skinbetter Science announce the launch of The DREAM Initiative, aimed at improving racial diversity and equity in the aesthetics field.

How safe are cosmetics?
August 31, 2020

Zoe Diana Draelos, M.D., explains the role of preservatives in skincare products and the general safety and efficacy of products when it comes to protecting the skin against environmental factors.

Pretreatment punch technique guides safe injection
August 28, 2020

A series of needle punctures down to the periosteum along glabellar line(s) allows clinicians to assess for the presence of the supratrochlear artery and/or its branches prior to filler injection.

COVID-19 safety guidelines provide protocols to protect staff, patients
August 27, 2020

Safety guidelines from the European Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery Aesthetic Medicine Focus Group describe protocols for protecting clinic staff and patients from COVID-19. Recommendations include procedures before, during and after a patient visit, as well as necessary forms.

What we know (and don’t) about dietary effects on skin aging
August 27, 2020

While more evidence is required to really understand how diet impacts skin aging, some studies suggest a Mediterranean diet, changing cooking methods and decreasing sugar can positively impact skin aging.

K-beauty brand BIOTOC launches in U.S.
August 19, 2020

BIOTOC, a noninvasive alternative to injectables skincare line from k-beauty company Dermafirm Inc., has launched in the U.S.

Silicone pads aim to reduce mouth lines
August 04, 2020

SilcSkin introduces their Multi-Area Pads to help treat fine lines and wrinkles in the mouth area.

New picosecond laser treats pigmentary disorders in darker skin types
July 30, 2020

The new 730-nm picosecond laser demonstrates strong efficacy and safety in darker skin types for treatment of endogenous pigmentary disorders, according to a recent case study.

Aesthetic therapeutics on the horizon
July 27, 2020

Hema Sundaram, MA, MD, FAAD, highlights an exciting new technology that may change the future of aesthetic therapeutics.

The promise of laser-assisted drug delivery
July 24, 2020

In this video, Hema Sundaram, MA, MD, FAAD, highlights important safety considerations to keep in mind regarding laser-assisted drug delivery.