I often have patients in the office or at a seminar ask, "How many cosmetic procedures can be done at once?" And the short answer is, "It depends." The longer answer revolves around a few things. First, are the areas of the body that you want to treat in close proximity?...
A rare type of skin cancer has been linked to allergic reactions to metal implants, researchers said. Some patients who have metal devices implanted near the skin may develop chronic skin rashes caused by contact allergies to metals,...
Although the photoaging process affects each individual differently, certain general strategies for the prevention and treatment of the condition are available based on the physiologic changes of the skin. Two expert dermatologists shared with us the strategies and methods...
There are two distinct processes by which skin aging occurs — intrinsic and extrinsic aging, says Dr. Jennifer Linder, Linder Dermatology and Skin Cancer Center, Scottsdale, Arizona, and assistant clinical professor of dermatology at University of California, San Francisco....
Phototherapy is effective and safe in the short term for a wide range of dermatoses in elderly patients, according to data released at the 23rd European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology Congress in the Netherlands.
It has been theorized that fat cells harvested from young patients are more viable than those of older patients, but the reality may be more complex, according to a new study published in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
While superhero costumes may be a hot item this Halloween, some guys are trying to get that look year-round. But, they're opting to get their superhero body with surgery rather than sweat. Why hit the gym when you can buy a superhero body from a cosmetic surgeon? LSU...
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