CST Monthly

PRP for androgenetic alopeciaIs there any real evidence that platelet-rich plasma is effective as an alternative or adjunct to hair transplantation?
Surgical patient complianceDr. Vartan Mardirossian shares his tips to keep your surgical patients from doing too much—or the wrong things—after surgery.
The future of fatWith a reported uptick in fat transfer numbers, as well as media attention to dangerous misuses, what kind of future does fat have in the aesthetic industry?
Trends and truths: Facelifts, fat and BotoxASPS statistics are in: Facelifts make a come back, the love-hate relationship with fat continues and Botox still reigns supreme.
On point with off-label BotoxDr. Jonathan Kaplan uses botulinum toxin type A for downturned lips, sweaty palms and plenty more. Are you underutilizing this wonder drug?
Sun exposure and skin agingIn a recent survey, only 4.4% of women blamed sun exposure for skin aging, believing stress and kids are bigger culprits.
PAC promotes patient safety
PAC promotes patient safetyFour surgical organizations, one common goal: To advance and promote patient safety in cosmetic medicine.
Are you overlooking BDD?
Are you overlooking BDD?Do you routinely screen? Do you collaborate with a mental health professional?
The nose goes globalJ. Regan Thomas, M.D. says that surgeons (and patients) are embracing a new, global concept of the “ideal” nose.
Sunscreen smartsHow do your sunscreen facts match up with those within the dermatology specialty?