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Lasers as First-Line Therapy for Scars
Lasers for scars
by Sang Kim, MD on
Some of the most rewarding patients to help in dermatology are those who struggle with keloids and scars. The field remains an area of active research, and we are continually learning about the pathogenesis and optimal treatment modalities of scars. On Day 1 of the 2021 Skin of Color Update virtual conference, we were fortunate to hear from Dr. Jill Waibel MD, a world-recognized leader and innovat …
Patient Buzz: At-Home Laser Hair Removal – The Expert Weighs In
At home laser hair removal device
by Allison Sit on
Marie Clairerecently posted a list of the magazine’s top devices for at-home laser hair removal, noting their budget-friendly appeal. But are these devices safe and effective? How should you counsel your patients? For an expert opinion, I consulted dermatologist Eliot F. Battle Jr., MD, CEO and co-founder of Cultura Dermatology & Laser Center in Washington, D.C., clinical instructor in th …
Laser Protection – Friday Pop Quiz 2/8
by NEXT STEPS IN DERM TEAM on
According to the information provided, the glasses shown provide protection for which laser type? A.) Pulsed dye 585 nm B.) Alexandrite 755 nm C.) Nd:YAG 1064 nm D.) Ruby 694 nm E.) Nd:YAG 650 nm To find out the correct answer and read the explanation, click here. Test your knowledge at Derm In-Review or check out more pop quizzes. Brought to you by our Brand Partner …
Fractional Laser Resurfacing- Generational Dermatology™
fractional laser photo
by Vic. A Narurkar, MD on
Board-certified dermatologist, Dr. Vic Nararkur, along with an extraordinary faculty of key opinion leaders, will be lecturing, among other topics, on age appropriate lasers and devices, optimizing injectables with combination therapies, neck and chest nonsurgical rejuvenation, and performing live patient injectable demonstrations at the upcoming Generational Dermatology™ Palm Springs Symposium …