News & Articles Related to ASDS
2/4/2011 11:58:00 AM - Physicians Aesthetic Coalition Formed to Educate Public on Cosmetic Surgery
4 medical powerhouse groups have come together to create a new organization dedicated to patient safety.
7/23/2013 5:03:00 PM - Are Surgical Facelifts Becoming Obsolete?
Facial fillers and aesthetic devices are becoming more popular but are they truly replacing the surgical face lift procedure?
9/27/2010 7:53:00 AM - The Latest in Stretch Marks Treatment
Laser and radio frequency based devices are now available to greatly reduce the appearance of stretch marks.
4/29/2010 3:45:00 PM - Wanting The Natural Look After Cosmetic Surgery is Nothing New
In a recent "Today Show" piece, movers and shakers in Hollywood said that they're looking for more natural looking actresses.
10/21/2010 1:59:00 PM - Dermatologists Gather in Chicago for ASDS/ASCDAS Meeting
The latest and greatest in technologies and techniques in dermatology and dermatologic surgery will be shared and discussed this weekend during the ASDS and ASCDAS conference in Chicago.
10/1/2009 10:22:00 AM - ASDS Annual Meeting Begins in Phoenix Arizona
American Society for Dermatologic Surgery discussions include anti-aging treatments, injectable and implantable soft tissue fillers, botulinum toxin treatments, correction of acne scarring, chemical peeling, tumescent liposuction, vein therapy, hair restoration, laser surgery, skin cancer treatment and reconstructive flaps and grafts, and more.
5/16/2009 9:28:00 AM - Top Skin Conditions Facing People of Color
Leading dermatologist describes unique skin challenges
10/22/2010 4:27:00 PM - Beauty Buzz: Aesthetic Trends for the Week Ending October 22, 2010
Zeltiq, the latest tech for non-surgical fat reduction was hot this week as it topped our procedure list. Also, reducing breast cancer risk and cultivating a healthy relationship with food interested American Health and Beauty Readers this week.
10/22/2010 8:47:00 AM - Beauty Buzz: Aesthetic Trends for October 22, 2010
It's time again for Friday Fact or Fiction and we'll ask if skipping meals is a good plan for weight loss. Also, you hear a lot about subcutaneous fat and visceral fat, and today we'll clue you in about the differences between both. Finally, learn what the risks associated with hormone replacement therapy are - today on American Health and Beauty.
10/21/2010 8:34:00 AM - Beauty Buzz: Aesthetic Trends for October 21, 2010
Today marks the opening of this year's meeting of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery and we'll tell you about some of the hot topics up for discussion. Also, information about a new procedure that gets rid of the fat roll beneath the buttocks and a treatment called Microskin for patients with severe skin troubles like rosacea, port wine stains and vitiligo.
8/18/2010 10:20:00 AM - Teens Getting Botox - Harmless Treatment or Dangerous Trend?
As the number of teens having neurotoxin injections is on the rise, the aesthetic industry needs to take a stance - is it okay or not?
6/28/2010 4:32:00 PM - "Teen Toxing" - The Battle Against Wrinkles Begins Young
Women are seeking Botox and Dysport treatments in their teens and twenties hoping to prevent wrinkles from forming. With these products, is an ounce of prevention really worth a pound of cure?
5/7/2010 9:11:00 AM - Artefill Study Shows Positive Results
Interim results of a five year study on Artefill indicate that patients are, for the most part, satisfied with their treatment outcome and very few adverse events have been reported.
12/21/2009 7:49:00 PM - Botax Removed From the Health Care Bill
In the midst of a tsunami of backlash from the public, the proposed tax on elective cosmetic procedures has been removed from the health care reform bill.
10/2/2009 8:49:00 AM - KYTHERA Biopharmaceuticals will be Presenting Phase 2 Data on Fat Reduction Drug at American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Meeting
On Friday October 2 at 11:00 AM, Kythera Biopharmaceuticals will be presenting Phase 2 Data on the ATX-101. ATX-101 is a novel, injectable drug for the reduction of localized fat.
11/10/2008 - New Liposuction Procedures Reviewed at American Society of Dermatologic Surgery Annual Meeting in Orlando
Body-Jet, AccuSculpt, SmoothLipo and SlimLipo are just a few of the new Liposuction devices we reviewed at the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery's (ASDS) Annual Meeting
11/10/2008 - Aesthera Announces Breakthrough Technology Synergizing Photopneumatic Treatments with Topical Delivery
Aesthera Corporation today announced that it will unveil its Profusion Skin Therapy (Isolaz Pro System)
11/7/2008 - Fraxel Laser Systems Shown to Provide Superior Results Compared to 'Pseudo Fractional' Laser Technologies
Benefits of Fraxel laser treatment highlighted in several podium presentations at American Society for Dermatologic Surgery's Annual Meeting
6/12/2008 - Dermatologic Surgery Journal Publishes Comparison of Global PMMA-Based Dermal Fillers Showing Superior Characteristics of ArteFill Microspheres
This newly published study evaluated five different PMMA products available over the past several years in the U.S. (one product), Europe (one product), Brazil (two products) and Canada (one product) for PMMA microsphere size and morphology using Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) techniques. Each of the five products was evaluated with respect to PMMA microsphere size, homogeneity and surface characteristics. Results from the comparison show marked differences with respect to PMMA microsphere size and morphology. Products obtained from various markets outside the U.S. over time contained variable PMMA particle sizes with shape and surface irregularities, whereas the U.S. product, ArteFill, demonstrated round, smooth, uniformly sized particles.
12/10/2007 - Dermatologic Surgery Journal Publishes Landmark Study Showing Positive Five-Year Effects of ArteFill for Smile Lines
Results from the study, led by Steven R. Cohen, MD, Clinical Professor, Division of Plastic Surgery, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, showcase the safety and aesthetic outcomes over a five-year period in patients treated with ArteFill for nasolabial fold wrinkles.