Facelift, fat injection combination provides optimal results


almost a century, plastic surgeons have believed that lifting and tightening could fix all of the problems associated with the aging face. That turned out to be a tall tale, according to San Francisco plastic surgeon Timothy Marten, M.D. “Now we know that we cannot lift our way out of all of the problems seen on the aging face,” says Dr. Marten, who was one of the first plastic surgeons to champion...

Research competition, market needs before purchasing aesthetic technologies


Walnut Creek, Calif. — Before investing in aesthetic devices, physicians need to do their homework and carefully weigh the pros and cons of each device and attend lectures focused on various aesthetic devices and technologies. This approach may help them ultimately choose an aesthetic device that is right for them and their patients. Dr. Lee “Many physicians may find it very difficult to keep up with...

Lasers, shaving tips address pseudofolliculitis barbae


Minneapolis — Charles E. Crutchfield III, M.D., has had a lifelong battle with pseudofolliculitis barbae. “When I became a dermatologist, it’s one of the things I focused on,” he says. Razor bumps tend to haunt men — especially those who shave their beards daily — in the neck area. Dr. Crutchfield, who practices in Eagan, Minn., and is clinical associate professor of dermatology, University...

Surgeons compare traditional with less invasive facelifting techniques


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Radiofrequency for noninvasive body contouring turns up the heat for results


Yokneam Illit, Israel — Among the various aesthetic device technologies used to treat skin laxity, cellulite and achieve circumference reduction, radiofrequency (RF) appears to be one of the most efficacious energy sources currently available. The VelaShape II (Syneron) uses high-powered bipolar RF technology that can achieve these cosmetic goals. Here, a higher energy output appears to be the key to better...

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