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ZO Skin Health, Inc. Launches RETAMAX

ZO Medical's RETAMAX, a new active vitamin A micro emulsion intended to help reverse the signs of aging and acneic skin, was recently released from Dr. Zein Obagi's family of ZO products. RETAMAX is formulated with potent retinol (1%) blended with plant stem cell antioxidants and biomimetic proteins in an exclusively designed micronized emulsion system for the rapid delivery of its ingredients. The company states the product aids in skin rejuvenation by triggering the natural formation of collagen and encouraging the restoration of the skin barrier function by up-regulating the production of hyaluronic acid.

Goldfaden MD To Release New Line in November

Goldfaden MD will introduce a dermatologist- developed natural skincare line this November called Physician Strength, Naturally Inspired. The brand will enter the market with seven treatment solutions that address specific skin concerns: unbalanced complexion, damaged skin, dull complexion, tired eyes, uneven skin tone, deep lines, and dry and aging skin. Goldfaden MD formulates products with organic and natural ingredients without parabens, petrochemicals, mineral oils, alcohols, silicones, and gluten.

NeoStrata Launches SKIN ACTIVE Perfecting Peel

NeoStrata Company, Inc., the creators of the original glycolic acid peel, introduced the Perfecting Peel to SKIN ACTIVE, its line of antiaging skincare. SKIN ACTIVE Perfecting Peel is formulated with a 20% alpha hydroxy acid blend of 10% citric and 10% glycolic acids. In a study, 94 percent of women (N=17) noticed overall improvement in fine lines, wrinkles, and uneven pigmentation when used once weekly for two months, the company reports.

Dermablend Primers Coming soon

The Skin Perfector line of primers from Dermablend Professional is designed to reduce skin pigment imperimperfections such as age spots, sun spots, and skin discolorations caused by sun damage, natural aging, and acne scarring. The product line includes Dermablend SkinPerfector Anti- Wrinkle and Firming Primer and Dermablend SkinPerfector Blemish and Oil-Clearing Primer, and the company states the line is suitable for all ethnicities and skin tones.

TriPollar's Radio Frequency Available

TriPollar third-generation radio frequency technology is FDA-cleared for the non-invasive treatment of mild-tomoderate facial wrinkles. It gently raises tissue temperature, while the accompanying LumiCam imaging system provides real-time temperature feedback and a thermal map of the treated area, the company says. When treating the face, TriPollar's goal is new collagen growth, which is achieved by raising the temperature to 40°-42°C for 15 minutes or more.

SkinVacMD releases crystal-free line

SkinVacMD by Vacubrasion offers crystal-free, natural diamond exfoliation and permits wet and dry microdermabrasion using two sterilizable and multi-use stainless steel tips and a universal air flow regulator, the company explains. There are no consumables, crystals, or replacement tips required. According to Vacubrasion, a head-to-head trial showed the product comparable in suction and clinical efficacy to more expensive professional microdermabrasion machines, according to the company.

Veil Cosmetics: Illuminating Complexion Fix

Veil Cosmetics recently launched the Illuminating Complexion Fix, a hybrid product with Lightfast Technology, a proprietary blend of active ingredients (Sepiwhite MSH, Sepicalm VGWP, and Revidrate) that targets the production of melanin. In clinical testing, Sepiwhite MSH was shown to increase luminosity in subjects with dark spots 95 percent of the time, and use of Sepicalm VGWP led to a decrease in melanin production in 88 percent of subjects with dark spots after eight weeks, according to the company. Additionally, Revidrate was reported to increase moisture by up to 130 percent on the surface of the skin and 81 percent beneath the skin's surface.

Rock Creek Pharmaceuticals, Inc. releases face cream

Star Scientific, Inc., through its wholly owned subsidiary Rock Creek Pharmaceuticals, Inc., announced the new Anatabloc face cream, which is available on the cosmetic portion of the Anatabloc website and in select dermatology practices. The product is a unique formulation of anatabine citrate and a botanically based emollient. The Anatabloc face cream has been demonstrated to considerably improve the appearance of the skin in a broad variety of volunteers, according to the company.

Reviva Labs Helps Regenerate Sun-damaged Skin

The Collagen Regeneration Cream by Reviva Labs repairs damaged collagen while also helping to produce new collagen by blending Palmitoyl Tripeptide-3, a natural growth factor, with other growth factors and wrinkle-smoother ingredients, the company says. This renewed collagen combination boosts moisture, improves tissue structure, can help reduce the appearance of wrinkles, and enhances overall skin tone and texture, according to the company. The Collagen Regeneration Cream can be used alone or “layered” over various anti-aging serums or combined with other anti-aging treatments in a beauty regimen.

Myo Technologies Launches Pre-, Post- Surgery Products

Myo Technologies, LLC introduced Myotonology, a nonsurgical microcurrent skin toning treatment that includes Myo Essentials, a complementary line of botanical skin care products. The accompanying Myotone Med unit provides healthcare professionals with an on-site certified training program, consulting, and technical support. Training involves an intense, hands-on, six- to eight-hour course designed to familiarize users with the precise system techniques.

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