Skin Care

LaViv

When the United States Food & Drug Administration (www.fda.gov) cleared LaViv (azficel-T, Fibrocell Science, www....

Retinoids burst onto the scene in 1969, literally inflaming patients as a powerful new tool to wipe out acne. Now in their 40s and buffered by anti-inflammatory ingredients, new delivery systems...

Patient with Rosacea

In late October 2011, Galderma Pharma S.A. (www.galderma.com) announced top-line results from its Phase 2b trial of CD07805/47 gel 0.5%, the company’s...

Though most doctors—and patients—believe that a healthy lifestyle can improve skin texture and tone and reduce the signs of aging, there has not been an abundance of skincare-specific proof. A new...

Photodynamic therapy has surged in popularity over the past 20 years as a treatment for photodamaged skin cells, pilosebaceous disorders, nonmelanoma skin cancers and general facial rejuvenation....

Volume Matters

By Wendy Lewis

Dermal fillers have become a popular tool to address contour defects that are the inevitable result of aging. The effectiveness, low morbidity and predictable...