Dr. Molly Wanner now thinks of fractional lasers as stimulating a laser-cell biology interaction, not just a laser-tissue interaction.
The potential applications of injectable ice slurry extend well beyond cosmetic dermatology.
Although some methods of milia removal can be painful, removal with forceps is quick and effective.
The device uses hollow needles contained in a handpiece to create thousands of microexcisions to physically remove small cores of skin.
Aesthetic Dermatology Update
By 2002, open-label studies of more than 800 patients confirmed the efficacy and safety of BoNT for the treatment of dynamic facial rhytids.
The best known uses of these compounds are as perfume fixatives and sunscreen agents.
A proposed ASLMS campaign intends to connect sex trafficking survivors with board-certified physicians for pro bono removal of branding tattoos....
“With all of these wavelengths, the 1,064 nm especially, there can be serious eye damage if done improperly,” Dr. David Orbuch said.
“The rationale behind this combination is to treat and remove existing pigment with the laser therapy while minimizing and preventing any...
In the small study, no long-term adverse events were encountered, but three patients developed mild guttate hypopigmentation.
Most study participants (91.2%) were treated with the 1,927-nm thulium laser, while 1.8% were treated with the 1,550-nm erbium laser.