Lisette Hilton
Lisette Hilton is president of Words Come Alive, based in Boca Raton, Florida.
From new vaccines to the advent of new neurotoxins
Physicians weigh in expectations for new developments within all facets of dermatology from pediatric dermatology to dermatopathology.
The promise of biologic therapy in dermatology
During the American Academy of Dermatology’s annual meeting, physicians addressed the monumental changes that have occurred since the advent of biologic therapy for systemic autoimmune conditions, such as psoriasis and atopic dermatitis. Today, some patients are able to achieve complete disease clearance. Although there may be viable treatments for these conditions, access to care and medication adherence remain top issues, physicians say.
The evolution of psoriasis from skin to heart disease
Mounting clinical evidence points to a need for tighter disease control in psoriasis patients, says Dr. Alexander Egeberg.
The best and worst of light therapies for acne
Review shows that research on lasers and other light therapies for acne fails to offer robust evidence on efficacy, say researchers writing in the British Journal of Dermatology.
Aesthetic procedures for female genitalia
Thinking about offering vaginal rejuvenation services? Plastic surgeon Christine A. Hamori, M.D., offers her advice for both surgical and nonsurgical procedures.
Complications in breast augmentation
According to Mitchell Brown, M.D., capsular contracture and implant malposition are two major drivers of re-operation. These are his tips for prevention and management.
4 Barriers (and solutions) to practice success
It’s estimated that only 5% of the people who could be getting cosmetic procedures actually are. That’s according to Steve Dayan, M.D., who identifies four hurdles you need to overcome in order to grow.
Physician happiness study
Plastic surgeon Kiya Movassaghi, M.D., says that a lack of happiness and burnout is an underdiagnosed issue among physicians. How happy are you?
Avoiding complications with dermal fillers
Complications can happen to the best of injectors. Addressing them appropriately and quickly is key according to Steve Fagien, M.D
The secrets of facial aging
If you think you understand how the face ages, you may want to think again. According to his research, Val Lambros, M.D., says we still don’t have a complete understanding of how the face actually ages. » Learn More

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