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Monday, March 20, 2017 | Healthcare Trends, Research and Publications

Education Credits Available: ABCs of Nitric Oxide in the Skin

A free, online educational program intended to provide participants increased knowledge regarding the role of NO in maintaining a variety of physiologic processes has been launched. The program i…

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Thursday, March 02, 2017 | Business of Medicine, Healthcare Trends, Personnel/Company News, PracticalDermatology.com, Galderma

Galderma and Colorescience Launch Collaboration

Galderma will collaborate with Colorescience to expand skincare solutions to individuals who seek innovative daily skincare products that can be used in conjunction with traditional facial injectable …

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Thursday, February 16, 2017 | Business of Medicine, Healthcare Trends, PracticalDermatology.com, PracticalDermatology.com, PracticalDermatology.com

Deadline Extended for Medical Spa State of the Industry Statistical Study

The American Med Spa Association (AmSpa) has extended the deadline for the 2017 Medical Spa State of the Industry Report, administered by MarketData Enterprises and sponsored by Modern …

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Wednesday, February 01, 2017 | Healthcare Trends, Personnel/Company News, PracticalDermatology.com, PracticalDermatology.com, Research and Publications

Medical Spa State of the Industry Statistical Study Now Open

During the past five years, the medical spa industry has grown and evolved to a point where it has become one of the most exciting and lucrative new industries in the country. Because of this, it is n…

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Friday, November 25, 2016 | Healthcare Trends, PracticalDermatology.com, Research and Publications

Beauty Drinks Poised to Be Cosmeceutical Industry’s Next Billion-Dollar Baby

Beauty drinks are everywhere today, and many youth seekers turning to them as a way to improve skin and get their glow on from the inside out. In fact, beauty drinks are slated to become a billion …

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Monday, November 21, 2016 | Healthcare Trends, Research and Publications

Consumer Reports IDs Teaching Hospitals That Expose Patients to Central Line Infections

Too many teaching hospitals are still exposing patients to dangerous bacteria via central line infections, according to Consumer Reports. The new report identifies 31 U.S. teaching hospitals o…

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Thursday, November 10, 2016 | Healthcare Trends, PracticalDermatology.com, National Psoriasis Foundation

NPF Offers Open Enrollment Insurance Advice Via New Patient Navigation Center

The National Psoriasis Foundation (NPF) Patient Navigation Center aims to help patients learn more about psoriatic disease, how to manage their condition and get answers to specific insurance and acce…

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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 | Healthcare Trends, PracticalDermatology.com, Johnson & Johnson

Beauty Business to Go Green with New Master Class, Institute

The newly formed National Beauty Science Institute (NBSI) aims to promote sustainability, authenticity and green energy in the beauty business. The group will hold its first Master Class in April 2…

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Monday, September 12, 2016 | Acquisitions and Mergers, Business of Medicine, Healthcare Trends, Research and Publications

Is Bigger Better? Group Practices Become the New Norm

Group physician practices are the new normal, and it seems that dermatologists were ahead of the consolidation curve, according to research in the September 2016 issue of Health Affairs. Researcher…

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Wednesday, September 07, 2016 | Healthcare Trends, Research and Publications

IV Glutathione for Skin Whitening is Risky Business, UK Doctor Warns

Skin bleaching with IV glutathione is on the rise, despite potential risks, warns a doctor in The BMJ. Both the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Dermatology Society in the Philipp…

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Wednesday, August 31, 2016 | FDA Approval/Clearance, Healthcare Trends, PracticalDermatology.com, Amgen

FDA Approves Enbrel Biosimilar

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Erelzi for multiple inflammatory diseases. Erelzi is a biosimilar to Enbrel (etanercept), which was originally licensed in 1998. The move is no …

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Wednesday, August 24, 2016 | Healthcare Trends, PracticalDermatology.com, Product Launches and Updates, Allergan

Kybella for Men May Mean Buh-Bye Beards

If Allergan’s double-chin melting injectable Kybella were to really take off among men, we may be seeing a lot fewer beards, jokes bearded Washington DC -- based dermatologist Terrence Keaney, …

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Tuesday, August 16, 2016 | Healthcare Trends, PracticalDermatology.com, Research and Publications

Most Indoor Tanners Not in Favor of #Banthetan Movement

Most young adult women who regularly visit indoor tanning salons do support the introduction of policies to make it safer, but are against a total ban. The new findings appear in Translational Beha…

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Thursday, August 04, 2016 | Healthcare Trends, Personnel/Company News, Valeant NJ

Valeant Dermatology ASPIRE HIGHER Scholarship Program Names Winners

Valeant Dermatology, a division of Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC,  announced the winners of its ASPIRE HIGHER Scholarship Program. Nine undergraduate and graduate students were select…

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Tuesday, August 02, 2016 | Healthcare Trends, Personnel/Company News

BEVL Blasts Off: New Mobile Network Seeks to Connect Aesthetic Pros

Meet BEVL,  a new mobile network that connects medical aesthetics professionals. In private beta testing since June, BEVL is now accessible via iOS, Android and the web. Physicians and profess…

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