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qilib Hair Care Line from Galderma

Galderma Laboratories, L.P., launched qilib Hair Regrowth + Revitalization System and qilib Hair Health Reinforcement Biotin + Multivitamin Supplement to address hair thinning and hair loss. The Hair Regrowth Treatment contains prescription-strength minoxidil specifically formulated for men (5% minoxidil) or women (2% minoxidil), and the Hair Revitalizing Solution is formulated with natural botanicals. When used as directed, 70 percent of male and more than 75 percent of female participants were “satisfied with overall improvement” at 12 weeks of use. Both the Hair Regrowth Treatment and the Hair Revitalizing Solution come in an easy-to-use spray bottle. qilib Hair Health Reinforcement Biotin + Multivitamin Supplement is made up of 5,000 mcg biotin and multiple vitamins.

Cipher Launches Bionect Foam

Cipher Pharmaceuticals’ prescription topical Bionect is now available in the US in a lightweight foam preparation that holds its shape until application. Bionect Foam has the same moisturizing and healing properties of Bionect cream and gel. It features Low Molecular Weight Hyaluronic Acid, which is naturally present in the skin and has been shown in studies to reduce signs and symptoms of inflammation and stimulate healing. As a non-steroidal, Bionect Foam is well-suited for safely dressing and managing dermal ulcers, wounds, post-operative incisions, first- and second-degree burns and, other skin irritations. It also offers a non-abrasive foam option for hard-to-reach places such as hair-bearing areas and skin folds.

Sciton Introduces the diVa

Energy-based devices for vaginal rejuvenation represent a growing dermatologic category, and the latest member of the crew is Sciton’s diVa. Introduced at the 2016 American Academy of Dermatology (AAD)’s annual meeting in Washington DC, diVa is an automated hybrid fractional laser that works on the JOULE platform. With High Precision Automation, diVa takes less than five minutes to perform. The device has US Food and Drug Administration clearance for the ablation and coagulation of soft tissue.

Cutera Takes on Tat Regret

Requests for laser tattoo removal are at an all-time high, and Cutera’s enlighten, a picosecond plus nanosecond laser, is the company’s first foray into tat removal. Enlighten comprises dual wavelength (1064 nm + 532 nm) and dual pulse duration (750 ps + 2 ns) to remove benign pigmented lesions and unwanted tattoos. “With enlighten, practitioners are much closer to utilizing a single device for the vast majority of tattoo removal procedures,” says Michael S. Kaminer, MD, a board-certified dermatologist and managing partner of SkinCare Physicians in Chestnut Hill, MA, at an event during the 2016 AAD meeting. “The ability to independently adjust pulse duration, wavelength, and spot size while delivering therapeutic energy significantly advances tattoo-removal therapy and treatment for benign pigmented lesions.”

Glytone and Avène Storm the 2016 Scene

Everything old is new again and then some at Glytone and Avène. The skincare company started 2016 strong with launch of ther re-formulated au Thermale Avène TriAcnéal DAY Mattifying Lotion and Eau Thermale Avène TriAcnéal NIGHT Smoothing Lotion. The New Glytone Enhance Brightening Complex debuted at the 2016 AAD meeting. Come April 15, the company will roll out three upgraded additions to the Eau Thermale Avène RetrinAL line including ADVANCED Wrinkle Corrector, Eau Thermale Avène RetrinAL DAY Cream, and Eau Thermale Avène RetrinAL EYES Eye Contour Care. Glytone by Ducray’s new male hair loss Neoptide will also be rolled out mid-April 2016.

Envy Medical Introduces SilkPeel Daily Dermal Optimizer

Envy Medical, Inc., launched its SilkPeel Daily Dermal Optimizer. Building off of the professional SilkPeel Diamond Dermalinfusion treatment, the SilkPeel Daily Dermal Optimizer is formulated to allow the brightening, hydrating effects of the in-office treatment to be delivered at home, enhancing skin-refining benefits after the in-office treatment has been completed. The oil-free lotion works in synergy with the SilkPeel Diamond Dermalinfusion to nourish and protect skin post-procedure while delivering a mix of anti-aging and soothing ingredients.

ChloraDerm Pediatric Offering

Entrotech life sciences announced the availability of FDA-Cleared ChloraDerm in a new 1.75”x 1.75” configuration, ideal for pediatric patient use. ChloraDerm is the only transparent film dressing containing the Chlorhexidine Advantage, a safe, colophony-and acid-free, edge-to-edge chlorhexidine matrix with effectiveness against multi-drug-resistant organisms, including MRSA for at least seven days.

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