cosmetic dermatology

Global perspectives on cosmetic fillersWith so many new and exciting filler products in the U.S. pipeline, American dermatologists and their patients are in for a treat, according to Hassan I. Galadari, M.D.
Emerging cosmeceuticalsWhile there is still much to learn about these new products, preliminary studies are promising, according to Patricia Farris, M.D.
Is 'natural' soap milder?It is unclear what constitutes “natural” soap, since all soap is really natural, however there is a trend toward the purchase of homemade soap.
Why does skin feel tight after cleansing?No one knows exactly why skin feels tight after cleansing, however one general theory is widely accepted.
What is nail shellac?Nail shellac is a long wearing form of nail polish that's removal procedure may cause damage to the nail plate.
What is nail caviar?A popular trend amongst teenagers, nail caviar may be doing harm to water sources.
How can nail polish change color?Mood changing nail polish is another fashion popular among young women based on the “mood stone” concept pioneered in the 1960s.
What is micellar water and how does it cleanse?Micellar water cleansers, also known as cleansing waters, contain water and a very mild surfactant representing a dilute cleansing solution
What constitutes “mild” soap?Mildness is a marketing term that has consumer meaning when applied to soaps.
Protocol for injecting fillers gives more predictable resultsPartitioning the face into different units and injecting filler in specific locations is a method to attaining a rejuvenated face that looks relaxed and natural.