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Nov. 21, 2012


Liquid facelift in high demand, creates market for illegal fillers
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Liquid facelifts rank as the top nonsurgical cosmetic procedure in the nation. The demand for Botox and fillers has triggered a rise in illegal injectables. The Food and Drug Administration has issued an ongoing alert for unlicensed Botox that is shipped in from other countries. More

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Fat-derived stem cells hold potential for regenerative medicine
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As researchers work on reconfiguring cells to take on new regenerative properties, a new review from Penn Medicine cosmetic surgeons sheds additional light on the potential power of adipose-derived stem cells — or adult stem cells harvested from fatty tissue — in reconstructive and regenerative medicine. More

Heavy Duty Beauty: Eyebrow transplant procedure
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Ageist Beauty is going to launch a new feature called "Heavy Duty Beauty," where they will interview cosmetic surgeons and aestheticians to hear the scoop on the latest and greatest — as well as some tried and true — cosmetic procedures. More

Psoriasis linked to weight in kids
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Children with psoriasis were more likely to be overweight or obese, an international study showed, although the connection remains unclear. Kids with the inflammatory skin disorder were twice as likely to be overweight as unaffected peers, and obesity was more than four times higher with pediatric psoriasis, Dr. Amy S. Paller of Northwestern University School of Medicine in Chicago, and colleagues found. More

California updates dangerous chemicals list with skin care preservative, emulsifier USA    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
The state of California has updated its list of chemicals known or suspected to cause cancer or reproductive toxicity with new entries benzophenone and diethanolamine making the list. More

Medical spas explode in popularity, but are they safe?
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Medical spas, known for quick beauty treatments, have exploded in popularity. But as reported by KYW-TV, some people come out burned and scarred. "I literally had black eyes," said Tamara Pierce, a medical spa patient. "It was burning. I was terrified," said Carmella Takacs, a medical spa patient. If done incorrectly, you could end up scarred for life by lasers, which can cause burns. And injections, like Botox, can leave patients with nerve damage and infections. More

Product Showcase: Pellevé™ Wrinkle Reduction System
Pellevé is a revolutionary innovation in skin tightening, FDA-cleared to treat facial wrinkles without surgery. Using radiowaves, the Pellevé system heats the deep layers of the skin, causing collagen to contract and tighten. After treatment, the skin begins to produce new collagen, improving skin firmness and resulting in a naturally refreshed appearance.

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Finding the right facial resurfacing procedure for you
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Here is a guide to procedures that revitalize facial skin — from easy everyday fixes to more intense procedures with results that can last years. More

A closer look at OTC skin care products
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Your local drug store has shelves upon shelves of face lotions, washes and products claiming to work miracles on your skin. Wash away acne and remove wrinkles, but do you really know what you're getting? We called in skin care professional Lindsey Beville with Gulf Coast Skin Care and Dermatology to help us look past the hype. More



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Canadian seaweed sought for anti-aging properties
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A Canadian scientist wants to get a piece of the multibillion-dollar beauty industry by growing rafts of seaweed for a laboratory in Monaco. Thierry Chopin, a biologist with the University of New Brunswick, Saint John, Canada, is growing kelp near Cooke Aquaculture fish farms for Exsymol SAM, a Monaco-based pharmaceutical company. More

Freshen up your skin, hair with new high-tech beauty treatments
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Beauty treatments are incorporating new technology in ways we've never seen before. Examples of these new technologies are microcurrent treatments that penetrate moisturizers into the skin, minimizing the appearance of wrinkles. Others ingredients such as high-dose vitamin C to strengthen hair; and even some beauty formulations you can eat or drink to improve appearance. More

 Continuing Education

FREE COA-Approved Webinar

Meeting Expectations Of Your Practice As Well As Your Patients

Presented by Pamela Matheny, MBA/HCM, CMPE, MoPM, CPC

About the webinar:
How does the skincare specialist balance the competing needs of patients, employer and other staff, in today’s busy medical practice in challenging economic times? Sometimes, meeting the needs of everyone involved can be frustrating and may affect patient satisfaction. This presentation will provide information about keeping balance in competing needs and protecting your value.

At the conclusion of this presentation the skincare specialist will be able to:
1) Understand the need to balance competing needs.
2) Develop and encourage engagement of all staff.
3) Define leadership responsibility for role modeling desirable behaviors.
4) Identify how social exchange theory influences provider/patient/employee/leader interactions.

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The NCEA Commission on Accreditation has approved these webinars. For more information on the Commission on Accreditation go to NCEA Certified website.

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Susanne S. Warfield, President/CEO of Paramedical Consultants, Inc. ( Official Publication of the Society of Dermatology SkinCare Specialists. Warfield has over 31 years experience, is a leading expert on business, legal and liability issues that affect physician and esthetician relationships. She has authored over 400 articles and 15 books for the consumer, medical and skin care sectors. More



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