ASDS Elects New President

Murad Alam, MD, MBA, took office as the new president of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) at the society’s annual meeting in Phoenix last week. Dr. Alam is a professor of...

Clinical and Cosmetic Dermatology Grants Distributed

The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) has distributed $100,000 to eight research projects through its Cutting Edge Research Grant Program and more than $47,000 to two projects...

Merz Releases Five Year Data

Merz presented five-year follow-up data on its Cellfina cellulite treatment system at the 2018 American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) conference in Phoenix. The data revealed that a...

The Educational and Research Foundation of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS Foundation) and Candela Corporation are joining forces to support survivors of...

Noninvasive fat reduction

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had cleared Allergan’s CoolSculpting to treat the submandibular area. In addition, the FDA clearance was expanded to include patients with a BMI of up...

Woman receiving dermal filler injection

Dermal fillers have moved from collagen-based to hyaluronic acid and now a new product is bringing collagen back in the form of a scaffold designed to stimulate fibroblast proliferation. In the...