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Lisette Hilton
Lisette Hilton, president of Words Come Alive, has written about health care, the science and business of medicine, fitness and wellness for 25 years. Visit www.WordsComeAlive.com.
The neonatal microbiome
Cesarean section newborns have a slightly delayed microbiome response. The richness of microorganisms is less than vaginally delivered newborns by 3-7 days. Use products on neonatal skin that are designed for neonatal skin.
Creativity drives interest in aesthetics
Wendy W. Lee, M.D., M.S., says creativity is what drove her to specialize in oculoplastic surgery, completing a two-year oculoplastic fellowship at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, after her residency in ophthalmology at Tulane University Medical Center, New Orleans.
Comparing costs: Linio’s Beauty Price Index
This is how the U.S. stacks up against the world when it comes to costs for beauty products and services.
How well do you know your herbs and spices?
It turns out that asking a simple question while taking patients’ histories could prevent unanticipated bleeding and bruising after fillers, neurotoxin injections and more.
Aesthetics Q&A with Jennifer S. Hayes, D.O., gynecologist and gynecologic surgeon
The Aesthetics Channel sits down with Dr. Jennifer S. Hayes to discuss her transition from traditional obstetrics and gynecology to aesthetics.
Aesthetics Q&A with Jack Ringer, DDS
The Aesthetics Channel sits down with Jack Ringer, D.D.S., to discuss his interest in cosmetic dentistry and his advice for dentists who want to become involved in aesthetic dentistry.
BBL treatment reduces, delays skin aging
Researchers examine broad band light treatment for long-term skin quality results.
Energy Devices 101: Ultrasound
Ultrasound devices have two principle indications in today’s cosmetic practice: noninvasive skin tightening and noninvasive fat reduction. Here’s all you need to know.
Is your ideal practice fit within reach?
Deciding on whether to go into (or switch to) private practice, academic, or an employed model means weighing potential pros and cons of each setting and looking in the mirror at character traits, likes, and dislikes that would make one setting more suitable than another.
Aesthetics Q&A with Urologist Karen Elizabeth Boyle, M.D.
Urologist Karen Elizabeth Boyle, M.D., F.A.C.S., discusses aesthetic challenges, what she would do differently if entering aesthetics today, and the impact of aesthetics on her practice's bottom line.