FDA statement on medical device post-market surveillance

On November 20, 2018, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a statement outlining the steps it is taking to overhaul its existing medical device approval process. The agency’s first...

PRP for facial rejuvenation

A recent study published in JAMA Dermatology (November 7, 2018) found that platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections are effective in improving the texture of aging skin.

Murad Alam,...

Carecredit Content

‘Tis the season to strive to end the year with a bang! Holidays have a way of getting everyone into a festive mood. Medspas and aesthetic practices can capitalize on the spirit of the season by...

Dermavant Names new CEO

Aesthetic industry veteran Todd Zavodnick has been appointed chief executive officer (CEO) of Dermavant Sciences, a dermatology-focused subsidiary of Roivant Sciences. Zavodnick has more than 20...

New diluted CaHA guidelines

A global panel of 14 aesthetic physicians convened to review off-label use of diluted and hyperdiluted calcium hydroxylapatite (CaHA, Radiesse) for skin laxity on the face and body and develop...

U.S. Has Highest Demand for Cosmetic Surgery

Doctors in the United States and Brazil performed the most cosmetic procedures in 2017, according to the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS) Global Aesthetic Survey for...