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Erase the Ink: Tattoo Removal Update

Modern Aesthetics Journal Club Host Rebecca Kazin, MD talks with Tina Alster, MD about the latest advances in tattoo rem…

Rebecca Kazin, MD, Tina Alster, MD

Galderma's Differin Goes OTC, CoolSculpting Approved for Upp…

Galderma’s Differin Gel formulation of adapalene 0.1% is now available over the counter at major retail and drug store…

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CSF 2016 Highlights from the Founder

Cosmetic Surgery Forum Founder and Practical Dermatology® Chief Surgical Editor Joel Schlessinger, MD talks about CSF 2…

Joel Schlessinger, MD

DermWireTV: Aubio Launches, Updates from Prescriber's Choice…

In this edition of DermWireTV, Aubio launches OTC treatment for cold sores with backing from Paul Mitchell partner. Pres…

DermWireTV: Differin Goes OTC, ISDIN Comes to America, Under…

Barcelona-based ISDIN is officially operating in the US. The company—which operates in Europe, Latin America, and Asia…

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On the Leading Edge, Not the Bleeding Edge: Joe Niamtu, DMD

Innovator, influencer, and podium perennial Joe Niatmu, III, DMD has built a successful surgical aesthetic practice by f…

Joe Niamtu, DMD, Joel L. Cohen, MD, FAAD

Advances in Laser Tattoo Removal

Laser tattoo removal continues to rise in popularity largely due to advances in technology and technique. In particular,…

Jeremy A. Brauer, MD

Ask An Expert: Perioral Rejuvenation Pearls and Precautions

How do you get the best results treating around the lips with devices, hyaluronic acid fillers, and neuromodulators like…

Adam Friedman, MD, Joel L. Cohen, MD

How Do You Manage the Aesthetic Patient?

Managing the aesthetic patient is all about building relationships explains Joel L. Cohen, MD, founder of AboutSkin Derm…

Adam Friedman, MD, Joel L. Cohen, MD, FAAD

DermWireTV: AAD Highlights; Cyndi Lauper on Psoriasis; Qilib…

Highlights from the educational sessions at the AAD Annual Meeting; Cyndi Lauper Says there's more to Psoriasis. Galderm…

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New Treatment Algorithms for Actinic Keratoses

Gary Goldenberg, MD reviews the literature showing why all actinic keratoses (AKs) need to be treated and why it’s imp…

Gary Goldenberg, MD, Joel L. Cohen, MD, FAAD

New and Emerging Treatments in Aesthetic Dermatology

Joel Cohen, MD provides an update on innovative treatments in aesthetic dermatology that have really blossomed in the la…

Joel L. Cohen, MD, FAAD

Innovations in Cosmetic Dermatology

Manjula Jegasothy, MD shares innovations in cosmetic dermatology with host Nancy Samolitis, MD. Dr. Jegasothy discusses …

Nancy J. Samolitis, MD, S. Manjula Jegasothy, MD

The Resurgence of Ablative Devices

E. Victor Ross, MD, talks to host Joel L. Cohen, MD about the resurgence of traditional ablative devices. Dr. Ross says …

E. Victor Ross, MD, Joel L. Cohen, MD

Considerations for Treatment Downtime After Laser Therapy in…

E. Victor Ross, MD discusses how treatment downtime influences his approach for treating scars. His goal, he said, is to…

E. Victor Ross, MD, Joel L. Cohen, MD

What's New in Treating PIH

In this edition of Modern Aesthetics Journal Club, Nada Elbuluk, MD talks to host Rebecca Kazin, MD about the latest res…

Nada Elbuluk, MD, Rebecca Kazin, MD

Cutting Edge Technology: Advances with RF and Pulsed Light D…

Michael Gold, MD talks to Nancy Samolitis, MD about what’s new in devices in the US and around the globe. Specifically…

Michael H. Gold, MD, FAAD, Nancy J. Samolitis, MD

Cosmetic Surgery Forum 2015 Highlights

Covering topics from the appropriate use of permanent fillers to the role of spirituality in practice, the seventh annua…

H.L. Greenberg, MD, Jeanine B. Downie, MD, Julie Woodward, MD, S. Manjula Jegasothy, MD, Suneel Chilukuri, MD

DermWireTV: Valeant Business Update; Melanoma Drugs Approved

In this edition of DermWireTV from the editors of Practical Dermatology® magazine and DermWire.com, we take a look at V…

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MATV News: Zeltiq Introduces CoolMini; Juvederm Ultra XC App…

In this edition of MATV News, from the editors of Modern Aesthetics® magazine, Zeltiq introduces CoolMini for submental…

MATV News

DermWireTV: Juvederm Approved for Lips, CoolMini Applicator …

In this edition, a look at Allergan's Juvederm Voluma XC approval for lips an Zeltiq's CoolMini applicator for treatment…

Ranna Jaraha

DermWireTV: Humira Approved for HS, NewDerm LIVE Hits Hollyw…

AbbVie’s Humira has become the first and only FDA-approved therapy for adults with moderate to severe hidradenitis s…

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Why Consider Lasers?

Should younger dermatologists add devices to their practice? Laser expert Eric Bernstein, MD talks about the decision to…

Eric Bernstein, MD

Dr. Eric Bernstein: The Most Memorable Tattoo

What was the most memorable tattoo Dr. Bernstein ever removed? It involved an attempt to cover up one tattoo with anothe…

Eric Bernstein, MD

DermWireTV: Cellfina Cleared, Finacea Foam Approved

The FDA has cleared Cellfina (Ulthera Inc./Merz Aesthetics, Inc.) to treat cellulite, with results lasting for up to 2 y…

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Difficult-to-Treat Skin and Other Advances

Vic Narurkar, MD and E. Victor Ross, MD address the challenges of treating darker skin types with lasers. They also disc…

E. Victor Ross MD, Vic Narurkar, MD

DermWireTV: Vanquish Approved for Circumferential Fat Reduct…

BTL's Vanquish Cleared for Circumferential Fat Reduction of the Abdomen, Filler Injections Gain Popularity Off the Face,…

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Mastering Combination Therapy

E. Victor Ross, MD and Vic Narurkar, MD discuss the growing range of device-based combination therapies and how they are…

E. Victor Ross MD, Vic Narurkar, MD

Join Us for NewDerm LIVE: Welcome from the Chairs

Join us September 18-20, 2015 at the W Hollywood, CA for NewDerm Live, the meeting that's focused on you—so you can fo…

Kavita Mariwalla, MD, Peter A. Lio, MD, Sabrina G. Fabi, MD

DermWireTV: Kythera's Kybella Approved; ASLMS Update

FDA Approves Kythera's Kybella (ATX-101 or deoxycholic acid) injection for reduction of sub mental fullness or double ch…

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Activism in Aesthetics: Fighting MOC Requirements

The American Board of Medical Specialties' (ABMS) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) requirements are becoming onerous, …

Heidi Waldorf, MD, FAAD

Set Appropriate Expectations

Proper expectations are essential to patient satisfaction when providing cosmetic procedures.

Dina Anderson, MD, FAAD

Targeting Fat: Experts Weigh in on Contouring Devices

Do devices melt fat or do they contour? Do they do anything at all? Two cosmetic specialists, Jeanine Downie, MD and Mar…

Jeanine B. Downie, MD, Mark G. Rubin, MD

Providing the Best Outcomes with Dermal Fillers

What can we look forward to in the way of fillers in the year ahead? According to Dee Anna Glaser, MD, there may be sev…

Top Stories of 2014 and the Aesthetic Pipeline

In this special edition of DermWireTV we take a look back at some of the biggest stories of 2014. Plus experts weigh in …

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2014 Year in Review: Innovation in Laser and Light

R. Rox Anderson, MD reflects on the meaning of innovation and discusses why dermatology as a specialty is home to many i…

R. Rox Anderson, MD

Periorbital Rejuvenation Trends

Brian Biesman, MD talks about assessment of the aging face and approaches for periorbital rejuvenation.

Brian Biesman, MD

Understanding Sublative Therapy

What is sublative? Michael H. Gold, MD explains how the technology works and how it fits in practice.

Michael H. Gold, MD, FAAD

My New Favorite Thing: Budget-free Consults

Don't let budget concerns limit the patient consult. Steve Yoelin, MD says that the patient evaluation and consult shoul…

Steve Yoelin, MD

Positive Changes in My Practice

Sometimes relatively simple changes can have a big impact on a practice. Steve Yoelin, MD talks about positive changes h…

Brian Biesman: "If I could…"

If he could buy any one device or laser for his laser and facial surgery center in Nashville, what would Dr. Biesman cho…

Brian Biesman, MD

Julie Woodward: "If I could…"

A well known oculoplastic surgeon, Julie Woodward, MD explains what device would complement the laser and energy-based d…

Julie Woodward, MD

DASIL and the ASDS

A new partnership between DASIL and the ASDS is intended to improve and expand education for dermatologists and cosmetic…

Michael H. Gold, MD, FAAD

Minimally Invasive Trends

Michael H. Gold, MD talks about the latest trends in minimally invasive procedures, including for rejuvenation of the ne…

Michael H. Gold, MD, FAAD

Secrets of Effective Communication

Heidi Waldorf, MD, FAAD and Steven Dayan, MD, FACS, Co-Chief Medical Editors of Modern Aesthetics®magazine, share stra…

Heidi Waldorf MD, FAAD, Steven Dayan, MD

Preserve the Core; Live Your Aesthetic

Heidi Waldorf, MD, FAAD and Steven Dayan, MD, FACS, Co-Chief Medical Editors of Modern Aesthetics®magazine, talk about…

Heidi Waldorf MD, FAAD, Steven Dayan, MD

Seeing the Whole Picture, and When to Say "No"

You can turn patients down and still thrive. Heidi Waldorf, MD, FAAD and Steven Dayan, MD, FACS, Co-Chief Medical Edito…

Heidi Waldorf MD, FAAD, Steven Dayan, MD

Julius Few: "If I could…"

If he could buy any one laser or energy based device for his practice, Julius Few, MD says he would invest in another de…

Julius Few, MD

Dr. Matthias Donelan

Dr. Donelan has been treating patients with scarring following burns for more than 35 years. Although great progress has…

 

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Practical Dermatology is the monthly publication that provides coverage of medical care, cosmetic advancements, and practice management for clinicians in the field. With straight-forward, how-to advice from experts in various fields, we strive to enhance quality of care and improve the daily operation of dermatology practices.