Valeant Pharmaceuticals International has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Obagi Medical Products. Under the terms of the agreement, Valeant will acquire all of the outstanding...

The American Academy of Dermatology has introduced its new officers, who began their terms on March 5 at the conclusion of the AAD’s 71st Annual Meeting in Miami. Dirk M. Elston, MD, FAAD, is now...

Ulthera for acne reduction

Girish “Gilly” Munavalli, MD, presented the results of a study on the use of focused ultrasound (MFU-V, Ultherapy, www.ulthera.com) for the treatment of...

Solta Medical has acquired Sound Surgical Technologies, a privately held company and developer of the VASER ultrasound-based liposuction technology. Solta acquired the company for $25.5 million in...

Novan Therapeutics (www.novantherapeutics.com), a clinical-stage drug development company, today announced in vitro and animal testing data...

In a nod to ABC's hit television show "Shark Tank," The Plastic Surgery Foundation (PSF) is looking to foster the development of the best new technological innovations and inventions in the field...