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Friday, April 28, 2017 | Acquisitions and Mergers, Allergan , Cool Sculpting, Zeltiq

Allergan Officially Adds Coolsculpting to Portfolio

It’s a done deal. Allergan now owns ZELTIQ® Aesthetics. Allergan acquired ZELTIQ® Aesthetics for approximately $2.4 billion in cash. ZELTIQ® stockholders approved the transa…

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Thursday, April 27, 2017 | Psoriasis, Rosacea, Skin Cancer

ASA Honors Researchers At Annual Meeting of the Society for Investigative Dermatology

Richard Edelson, MD Chair and Professor, Department of Dermatology, Yale School of Medicine, took home the David Martin Carter Mentor Award from the American Skin Association at the Annual M…

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Thursday, April 27, 2017 | Skin Cancer, Research and Publications, DermTech

Non-Invasive Pigmented Lesion Assay Almost Doubles Biopsy Specificity

Dermatologists who incorporate Dermtech’s noninvasive pigmented lesion assay will biopsy fewer benign pigmented skin lesions and miss fewer melanomas, according to a new study in JAMA Derma…

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Monday, April 24, 2017 | Skin Care, Product Launches and Updates, Merz

Merz Aesthetics Launches Mederma Quick Dry Oil, Mederma Spezial

Merz Aesthetics is officially launching Mederma Quick Dry Oil and Mederma Spezial in the US. Mederma Quick Dry Oil contains a complex blend of oils, botanicals and patented Cepalin to imp…

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Monday, April 24, 2017 | Phase 3/4 Trials, Skin Care, Research and Publications

Paratek: Phase 3 Data Show Omadacycline Effective Against Common Skin Pathogens, Including MRSA

Analysis of microbiology data from a Phase 3 study of omadacycline in acute skin infections shows that once-daily treatment with IV-to-oral omadacycline is effective in treating the most frequently is…

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Friday, April 21, 2017 | Skin Care, Product Launches and Updates

Kourtney Kardashian’s Fave Skincare Brand Rolls Out New Body Oil Collection

Manuka Doctor is launching their newest body oil collection --The Manuka Doctor 24K Gold & Manuka Honey. The brand, which boasts Kourtney Kardashian as their global ambassador, is rolling …

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Friday, April 21, 2017 | Practice Management, Product Launches and Updates

RxPhoto Releases Updated HIPPA-Compliant Mobile Clinical Photography App

RxPhoto has released version 3 of its mobile medical photography solution for medical practices and providers. Medical practices can now remain HIPAA compliant while using their mobile devices to secu…

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Friday, April 21, 2017 | Research and Publications, American Academy of Dermatology

AAD, Other Major Medical Associations Support March For Science

The American Academy of Dermatology is joining up with many leading organizations in support of the March for Science and its nonpartisan call for the appreciation of scientific evidence, education, a…

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Friday, April 21, 2017 | Psoriasis, Product Launches and Updates, Valeant NJ

Valeant's Patient Access And Pricing Committee Announces Pricing For SILIQ as Lowest Priced Injectable Biologic For Psoriasis

Following the evaluation and approval of its Patient Access and Pricing Committee (PAPC), Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. has decided to list SILIQ (brodalumab) injection at $3,500 per mon…

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Thursday, April 20, 2017 | Rosacea, Research and Publications, National Rosacea Society

White (But Not Red) Wine Linked to Rosacea

White wine and liquor may increase rosacea risk, according to a new study in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. It is widely held that red wine consumption is linked to rosa…

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Thursday, April 20, 2017 | Acne, Product Launches and Updates, BioPharmX Corporation

BioPharmX Completes Phase 2b Trial of BPX-01; Topline Results Coming Soon

BioPharmX Corporation completed their last subject visit in a Phase 2b trial of their investigational acne drug, BPX-01, and the last site close-out visit was April 7, 2017. The company now pl…

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Wednesday, April 19, 2017 | Atopic Dermatitis, Psoriasis, Research and Publications, Atopic Derm, Atopic Dermatitis , Eczema

Topical Cannabinoids May Soothe Itchy Skin

Cannabinoids contain anti-inflammatory properties that may make them useful in the treatment of a wide-range of skin diseases including  eczema, psoriasis, atopic and contact dermatitis, accordin…

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Wednesday, April 19, 2017 | Personnel/Company News, Lasers & Light Devices, ThermiAesthetics

ThermiGen, an Almirall company, Names Vladimir Paul-Blanc President & General Manager

Vladimir Paul-Blanc has been named President & General Manager of ThermiGen, LLC, starting May 1. He will report directly to the Executive Vice-president of Commercial Strategy of Almirall, Alfons…

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Monday, April 17, 2017 | Skin Care

EWG Surveys Personal Care Product Companies About Removing 1,4-Dioxane

The Environmental Working Group (EWG) is surveying U.S. makers of personal care products to ask if they are working to remove 1,4-dioxane, a potential human carcinogen, from their products. At leas…

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Wednesday, April 12, 2017 | Lasers & Light Devices, Research and Publications, American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery

New “Sonoillumination” Waveguide Device Set to Improve Laser Surgery

One of the biggest issues with the lasers used to treat benign vascular birthmarks, port-wine stains and for tattoo removal is making sure the laser light, which is held at a distance from the skin, i…

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