cosmetic dermatology

Do digital beauty advisor devices work?The digital beauty advisor is a digitized mirror providing personalized skin care information and day-to-day comparative health evaluations.
East Asian patient concernsThere are both unique nuances and cultural considerations to rejuvenating the skin of East Asian patients, according to one dermatologist.
Reduce flank fat without pain, downtimeNonthermal pulsed ultrasound (UltraShape, Syneron Candela) treatments significantly reduce flank fat, without pain, downtime and apparent risks, according to a study.
My employee performed unauthorized procedures. Am I negligentUnbeknownst to Dr. Derm is the fact that one of his medical assistants regularly performs cosmetic laser procedures, after hours, on his friends. Unfortunately, one of his friends had terrible complications.
What is a nourishing hair shampoo?The word “nourishing” is truly a cosmetic term with no medical meaning; nevertheless, consumers ascribe a positive meaning to this term.
Is it good to oil hair?Hair oil can also be used to relax the curl and frizz in kinky hair and to smooth frizzy straight hair.
Does hair dyeing facilitate hair loss?Hair dyeing does not inhibit hair growth, but it may cause hair loss by damaging the hair that is color treated.
Ethnic variations in agingThere is a shift in skin aging by decades, depending on ethnicity, according to results of a scientific evaluation underwritten by Proctor & Gamble Co.
Fillers: The latest optionsFiller manufacturers are rounding out their product lines, giving practitioners many more options for use in different rejuvenation procedures.
Experts discuss the place for female rejuvenationSome dermatogists are proponents of adding female rejuvenation to practice. Others believe it’s not within the specialty’s domain.