A retrospective study of 124 women with acne, published in the International Journal of Women’s Dermatology (July 2019), revealed that oral spironolactone increased the risk of...

Merz CEO Honored

Bob Rhatigan, CEO of Merz Americas, has been named one of the top 100 most inspiring and influential life sciences leaders by PharmaVOICE magazine, a healthcare trade publication. The...

Allergan Recalls Textured Implants

Allergan has announced a voluntary worldwide recall of its BIOCELL textured breast implants and tissue expanders. The company said it is taking this action as a precaution following notification...

Cynosure Expands Body Contouring Range

Hologic’s Cynosure division has launched two new applicators— the TempSure Firm handpiece and a petite mask for SculpSure submental treatments—to better serve the growing market for noninvasive...

Soliton, a medical device company with a novel and proprietary rapid pulse acoustic shockwave technology licensed from The University of Texas, has brought on supervising physicians Omer Ibrahim,...

New Alternative to Fillers and Fat

In the July issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, plastic surgeon Bahman Guyuron, MD, and resident Ji H. Son, MD, shared outcomes of a string fat/dermis graft procedure for...