Skin Care

Factors Associated With Adult Female Acne

A study published in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology (December 2016) sought to explore the role of personal and environmental factors in the development of adult female...

Laser and light device manufacturer Sciton was presented with the 2016 MyFaceMyBody Award for Best Anti Aging Treatment for its Halo device. The hybrid fractional laser combines an ablative and...

Oral Lycopene and Lutein May Protect Skin Against UV Radiation

A study published online September 23, 2016, in the British Journal of Dermatology suggests that oral supplementation with lutein and lycopene offers protection from UV radiation at the...

Endo Announces Positive Data from Study of CCH for Cellulite

Endo International’s Phase 2b study of injectable collagenase clostridium histolyticum (CCH, XIAFLEX) for the treatment of edematous fibrosclerotic panniculopathy (EFP), commonly known as...

Integrity and Gratitude

From a young age, Monica L. Halem, MD, FAAD, knew she wanted to go into medicine. She worked summers for her father, who was a dentist. “He wanted me to be a dentist too, and he was going to call...

Selective Ablation

Fractional laser delivery has expanded the option of ablative laser resurfacing to a much broader base of patients. Providers can prescribe treatments based on specific concerns, skin types and...