How much of an influence does the consumption of polyphenols have on the suppression of pigmented spots? A considerable influence, a study finds.
A new device allows plastic surgeons to perform three-dimensional nipple tattoos as part of breast reconstruction.
A new method of face-lift surgery eliminates visible scars for bald men undergoing the procedure.
The use of the drug delivery system combined with topical rapamycin improves the results of pulsed dye laser (PDL) treatment for port wine stains and can reduce the total number of necessary PDL sessions, with no remarkable adverse events.
Researchers sought to determine a protocol for using plasma technology to treat signs of aging in the periorbital region.
After only 2 treatments, more than three-quarters of patients treated with the Nd:YAG laser for cutaneous vessels on the face and the legs showed excellent improvement.
This is the first known case of methylmercury poisoning in the United States in nearly 50 years.
Use of the Diode laser effectively resulted in improvement in pigmentation and wrinkles while maintaining a high safety profile with limited down time.
Postoperative antibiotic prescriptions are associated with reduced rates of infections after facial plastic surgery.
Because of the significant improvement seen, the study investigators suggest intradermal PRP injection could be an alternative or adjuvant therapy for melasma.