New Fat Grafting and Harvesting Technology
Joshua A. Lampert, MD, highlights power-assisted liposuction devices and new finer fat grafting harvest cannulas to help avoid exposure to ambient air.
Advances in Body Contouring Technology
Suneel Chilukuri, MD, discusses body contouring devices taking over the specialty in 2021.
1 Year Into COVID-19
In his latest editorial, Randolph Waldman, MD, looks back at the past year of COVID-19, the initial panic, learning how to practice in a global pandemic, and the surprise of increased business.
Technology Pipeline: Aesthetic Authority Vol. 2: No. 1
In this Spring issue, Alex R. Thiersch highlights how physicians financially survived practice shutdowns, Brian S. Biesman, MD, shares the state of injectables in 2021, and Barbara Helena Barcaro Machado, MD, examines the efficacy of laser-assisted vitamin C with growth factor.
Meet the Aesthetic Expert With Dr Will Kirby: Jessica Shepherd, MD, MBA, FACOG
In our first "Meet the Aesthetic Expert" column, Will Kirby, DO, FAOCD, talks with board-certified OB/GYN Jessica Shepherd, MD, MBA, FACOG, about her journey to implementing aesthetic treatments in her practice, the role of educational media, and how she approaches aesthetic gynecology.
Nutraceutical Efficacy in Perimenopausal, Menopausal, and Postmenopausal Women
A novel nutraceutical effectively and safely improves hair growth and reduces shedding for perimenopausal, menopausal, and postmenopausal women, according to a new study.
Avoiding COVID-19 Vaccine Legal Hurdles
As the COVID-19 pandemic slowly starts to ease, new questions arise about legalities related to vaccine requirements and medical practice staff.
Pandemic Aside, Many Report Financial Success in 2020. Now What?
Although the pandemic brought uncertainty for many physicians and medical practices, many report financial success in 2020.
EON in the Practice
As EON touchless technology enters the practice, questions about how to market the procedure, comparison with competing devices, and evaluation of retail pricing, arise.
Rollout Begins for EON Touchless Fat Reduction Device
Dominion’s EON device shows safety and efficacy in subcutaneous fat reduction, according to EON study investigator, Thomas Fiala, MD, FACS.
Radiofrequency vs Surgery for Eye, Neck
While radiofrequency technology continues to improve, surgical intervention still reigns supreme for eye, and neck rejuvenation.
Radiofrequency Evolution for Eye, Neck Rejuvenation
Suneel Chilukuri, MD, and Mark M. Beaty, MD, discuss the evolution of radiofrequency technology, and which devices they reach for.
Helium Plasma for Facial Rhytids
A single pass with a low-energy helium plasma device appears safe and effective in treating facial rhytidosis, especially in patients aged 62 years and older.
Laser-Assisted Delivery of Vitamin C with Growth Factor
Laser-assisted drug delivery helps the skin absorb exogenous macromolecules and improve treatment for wrinkles; however, more research is needed to determine patient safety.
Management and Reporting COVID-19 Vaccine Filler Reactions
Arianne Shadi Kourosh, MD, MPH, and Joe Niamtu, III, DMD, discuss adverse event reporting resources for COVID-19 vaccine filler reactions and the potential treatments when they occur.
Learning From COVID-19 Vaccine Filler Reactions
The small incidence of COVID-19 vaccine induced filler reactions have raised new concerns pertaining to immunogenic activation and how to minimize potential risks.
Neurotoxins to Watch
Physicians discuss 2021 neurotoxin FDA-approvals, phase 3 trials, new indications, and introductions into the U.S. market.
2021 Injectable Updates: Renewed Interest, Positive Stage 3 Trials, New Indications
Brian S. Biesman, MD; and Michael H. Gold, MD, discuss the state of injectables in 2021, including renewed interest in biostimulators, dermal fillers and neurotoxins hitting the US market, along with a focus on expanding indications.
Hair Loss: Fact or Fiction?
Aesthetic providers should guide patients toward treatments for hair loss with a long track record of efficacy and away from those with little scientific support.
Physician Product Picks
Physicians highlight their favorite products, including skincare with DNA repair, antioxidants, and the introduction of skin wellness.
Defining “Clean Beauty” Skin Care
Joel Schlessinger, MD, and Vivian Bucay, MD, discuss the increased interest in clean beauty, what the term means, and why not all products claiming the moniker live up to the same standards.
Examining Exosome Application
Various tailored protocols are required for using exosomes to treat migraines, skin, hair, and scars.
An Update on Exosomes
According to Gregory W. Chernoff, MD, exosomes have a powerful role to play in aesthetic medicine, including fibroblast stimulation, wound angiogenesis, collagen extracellular matrix production, inflammation/immune response, hair follicle growth, and dermal papilla cell regeneration.
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