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Aesthetic-Only Neurotoxin Jeuveau Gets FDA Approval

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Jeuveau, an aesthetic-only neurotoxin, was evaluated in 2 US Phase 3 placebo-controlled trials and a European and Canadian Phase 3 head-to-head trial vs onabotulinumtoxinA (Botox Cosmetic; Allergan).

Mandibular Contour Surgery Training System Beneficial

An intraoral mandibular contour surgery (MCS) training system is effective for improving clinical surgery time and accuracy.

Antiaging Moisturizer Before, After Microneedling May Help Improve Post-Procedure Healing

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It is unclear whether the positive skin changes are a result of the combination therapy or microneedling alone.

Facial Exercise Regimen Following Botulinum Toxin Injections May Hasten Aesthetic Results

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Overall, the participants reported that the facial exercise regimen was well tolerated, with 59% of the women indicating that the muscle contractions were very easy to perform.

PRP May Reduce Visible Signs of Photoaging in Facial Rejuvenation

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Participants noted improvements in facial texture and wrinkles after injections of platelet-rich plasma.

Health Utility Values Improve After Septorhinoplasty

Patients with nasal airway obstruction have health utility values below the mean Australian norm, with improvement noted after open septorhinoplasty.

Quantity of Opioids Prescribed Postop Linked to Consumption

The quantity of opioids prescribed after surgery is associated with patient-reported opioid consumption.

Preventative Laser Treatment Could Reduce Postoperative Scarring

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Investigators examine scar formation after 3 non-ablative functional laser exposures targeting stages of the wound healing process.

New Risk Factors Identified for Varicose Vein Disease

New risk factors have been identified for varicose vein disease, including height.

Patrons of 'Vampire Facial' Spa May Have Been Exposed to HIV

Customers of an Albuquerque spa who received a "vampire facial" are being warned that they may have been exposed to HIV, hepatitis B and hepatitis C through human blood used in the controversial procedure.

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