Research Grants Awarded

The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) awarded eight research grants during its annual meeting in Chicago in October.

New in 2019, the Jumpstart Research Seed Grant Program...

On October 23, 2019, the United States Food and Drug Administration issued a statement outlining a draft guidance geared toward ensuring patients have complete information about the benefits and...

The Aesthetic Society Patient App

With support from Allergan, the Aesthetic Society is developing a Patient App to facilitate two-way doctor-patient communication and acquire essential data related to breast implant patients. The...

Patient Use of Social Media and Review Sites

An online survey of 3,645 consumers revealed that interest in cosmetic procedures continues to be strong with almost 70 percent of respondents reporting that they are currently considering a...

Cellulite Subcision

Merz Aesthetic’s Cellfina system for cellulite can now claim five-year benefits thanks to new clinical data and an additional clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The clearance to...

20-gram in-office dispensing tube

Ortho Dermatologics has introduced a 20-gram size of its ALTRENO (tretinoin) Lotion, 0.05%, exclusively for dispensing in dermatologists’ offices. Launched in October 2018, ALTRENO Lotion is a...