AESTHETIC

Current and future botulinum toxins
Current and future botulinum toxinsDr. Joel Schlessinger breaks down the three FDA-approved neurotoxins and provides a glimpse into products on the horizon.
Worldwide cosmetic surgery trends
Worldwide cosmetic surgery trendsBotox and breast augmentation are in while penile enhancement is out, according to recent statistics reported by ISAPS.
truSculpt 3D vs CoolSculptingHow does truSculpt 3D stack up against CoolSculpting? One expert explains.
Energy devices 101: Spotlight on lasersWhat laser technologies are available and which should you have in your practice? Laser expert Michael Gold, M.D., advises in this slideshow
Blunt needle benefits upper blepharoplasty
Blunt needle benefits upper blepharoplastyStudy compares blunt vs sharp needle for postoperative bruising, hematoma and pain when performing upper blepharoplasty.
Absorbable implant for nasal valve collapseNew research shows a polylactic acid copolymer implant is safe and effective for supporting lateral cartilage in patients with nasal valve collapse.
A question of age and abdominoplastyStudy authors show patient selection trumps chronological age for low risk, low complication abdominoplasty.
How do you measure surgical skills?A recent study uses sweat in the OR as an “objective” indicator to assess residents’ surgical competency.
A global consensus on the female buttockWhat waist-to-hip ratio is most desirable across most cultures and geographic locations? Researchers report.
Cosmetic dentistry is more than teethBotulinum toxin offers both functional and aesthetic solutions for patients in the dental practice. Here’s what you need to know about incorporating it into yours.

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