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Friday, June 23, 2017 | FDA Approval/Clearance, Lasers & Light Devices, Product Launches and Updates, Tattoo

Wontech’s Pico Laser Gets FDA Nod

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared WONTECH’s picosecond laser device for tattoo removal. PICOCARE removes tattoos in various colors in less time with 1064nm, 532nm, 595nm, an…

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Thursday, June 22, 2017 | Healthcare Trends

Senate Unveils Health Care Proposal

The newly unveiled Senate Republican leadership’s health care proposal, the Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017, would roll back much of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). According to me…

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Wednesday, June 21, 2017 | Skin Care, Product Launches and Updates

Stratpharma AG’s Wound Care Products Come to the US

Stratpharma’s wound care and scar management portfolio is now available in the US, according to Stratpharma Inc. USA, a U.S. subsidiary of Stratpharma AG, the Swiss company. The portfoli…

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Tuesday, June 20, 2017 | FDA Approval/Clearance

FDA Approves New Antibiotic for Skin Infections

The FDA has approved Melinta Therapeutics' Baxdela (delafloxacin) for adults for the treatment of acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections (ABSSSI) caused by susceptible bacteria. Baxdel…

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Monday, June 19, 2017 | Atopic Dermatitis, Research and Publications, Eczema

CARD11 Mutations May Lead to AD

Researchers have identified mutations in a gene called CARD11 that may lead to atopic dermatitis. Their findings, reported in Nature Genetics, also suggest that some of these defects…

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Monday, June 19, 2017 | Atopic Dermatitis, Research and Publications

Study Findings Cast Doubt on Link Between Eczema and Cardiovascular Disease

Despite recent findings to the contrary, a new study in the British Journal of Dermatology has found that eczema is likely not associated with an increase in cardiovascular risk factors or diseases. …

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Thursday, June 15, 2017 | Skin Cancer, Skin Care, Bayer, Skin Cancer Foundation

Coppertone Whips Up Excitement About New Sunscreen Line

Coppertone is going all out to launch their new Whipped line, available in both CLEARLYSheer® and WaterBABIES® Pure & Simple formulas, including partnering with beauty influencers and the …

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Thursday, June 15, 2017 | FDA Approval/Clearance

FDA Cracks Down on Sonar For Distributing Unapproved Derm Drugs

U.S. District Judge Kathleen M. Williams for the Southern District of Florida entered a consent decree of permanent injunction between the United States and Stratus Pharm…

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Thursday, June 15, 2017 | Phase 3/4 Trials, Psoriasis

PsA Patients Failing Anti-TNF Drugs May Do Well on Taltz

New data show that Taltz (ixekizumab) improved the signs and symptoms of active psoriatic arthritis (PsA) in patients who had inadequate response to one or two TNF inhibitors or were intolerant o…

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Thursday, June 15, 2017 | FDA Approval/Clearance, Lasers & Light Devices, Cynosure

Cynosure's SculpSure Cleared for Back, Inner and Outer Thighs

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted an expanded clearance for Cynosure's SculpSure to treat the back and inner and outer thighs. The SculpSure treatment is already FDA-clea…

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Thursday, June 15, 2017 | Skin Care, Research and Publications

Some Hair Products May Up Breast Cancer Risk in Certain Women

Use of hair dyes may increase risk for breast cancer among certain women, new research suggests. Specifically, dark brown or black hair dye was associated with a 51 percent increased overall risk o…

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Wednesday, June 14, 2017 | Personnel/Company News, Skin Care

Leo Pharma Vet Named New COO for DermaRite

Barbara J. Osborne is DermaRite Industries’s new Chief Commercial Officer. In her role, Ms. Osborne will be responsible for driving the company's sales and commercialization efforts.…

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Wednesday, June 14, 2017 | Lasers & Light Devices, Alma

And Then There Were Three: Alma Lasers Inc. Hair Removal Platform Now Comprises Three Wavelengths

Alma Lasers now offers 1064 Nd: YAG capabilities along with 810nm and 755nm on its Soprano ICE platform, allowing users to better match wavelength to hair removal patient. Alma added Alexandrite te…

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Tuesday, June 13, 2017 | FDA Approval/Clearance

FDA Warns Public About Black Henna Tattoo Risks

Black henna temporary tattoos can cause serious skin reactions, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warns. For centuries, traditional henna, a reddish-brown plant extract, has been used to dy…

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Monday, June 12, 2017 | Product Launches and Updates, Research and Publications, Tarix Orphan LLC

EMA Grants Orphan Status to Tarix’s EB Candidiate

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) granted Orphan Drug status to Tarix Orphan LLC’s lead compound, TXA127, for the treatment of epidermolysis bullosa (EB). TXA127 is a pharmaceutical gr…

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