Equipment

How Botulinum Toxins Lift Skin

Intradermal botulinum toxin injections can cause dermal fibroblast contraction, providing a lifting effect for facial rejuvenation, but this effect varies based on brand and dilution. In an effort...

Traditionally, the neck and décolleté have been among the most challenging areas to treat nonsurgically. Effective energy-based devices pose risks when used on the delicate skin of the neck and...

Rotational Fractional Resection

"Having something effective for the neck that doesn’t require surgery is sort of the holy grail in plastic surgery,” says Kamakshi R. Zeidler, MD, board-certified plastic surgeon and co-founder of...

MedEsthetics July/August 2019

In the Medical Aesthetics Industry, few technologies have taken hold quite as quickly as fractional photothermolysis. Rox Anderson, MD, PhD, and Dieter Manstein, MD, PhD, introduced the concept of...

MedEsthetics April 2019

A recent report from Axiom Market Research and Consulting Group forecasts 8 percent growth in body contouring procedures in the next five years, with the greatest rise occurring in noninvasive and...

MedEsthetics March 2019

Laser-assisted drug delivery is being used in multiple specialties to improve outcomes and enhance the efficacy of topical medications. In aesthetics, practitioners are delivering topicals, such...