CST January 2018

The latest research on PRPStudy finds adding PRP to fat grafting improves recovery time, but not cosmetic outcomes or patient satisfaction.
New products from CuteraCutera announces its North American launch of Juliet, an Er:YAG laser device for women’s vaginal health and aesthetics, and Secret RF, a fractional radiofrequency microneedling device.
An alternative treatment for OICA new study examines an alternative to current treatments of OIC in abdominoplasty patients.
Recommendations for safer gluteal fat graftingA plastic surgery taskforce recently released recommendations for gluteal fat grafting, a procedure that has a significantly higher mortality rate than any other in the aesthetic space.
Plastic surgery predictions
Plastic surgery predictionsWhat will shape cosmetic medicine in 2018? We asked industry leaders to weigh in with what they think will drive aesthetic medicine’s evolution this year.
Building your practice (literally)Successfully getting your practice off the ground requires putting the right team together.
More business with bitcoin?
More business with bitcoin?Requests for cryptocurrency are on the rise. Should you add this payment option to your practice?
Burned out? You’re not aloneA recent survey reports physician burnout at an all-time high. Here’s what you can do to avoid, navigate and survive burnout.
Botox injections reimagined
Botox injections reimaginedFuture delivery instrument could change the botulinum toxin injection experience for providers and patients.
Cannabis for skin care?It’s been called the next “it” beauty ingredient, but one expert says the hype is ahead of the research.