An expert discusses the future of pediatric cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery in an interview-style article from an American hospital.
A tiny fraction of adverse events occurred after dermatologists performed more than 20,000 noninvasive and minimally invasive cosmetic procedures, according to a study published online by JAMA Dermatology.
Fat preservation and grafting techniques have gained popularity in lower eyelid blepharoplasty, according to a surgical pearls piece published online June 26 in JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery.
Senior citizens are at no higher risk for complications from cosmetic surgery than younger patients, according to a recent study by plastic surgeons. The doctors analyzed data from more than 129,000 patients during a five-year period and found no significant difference in the rate of complications for individuals older or younger than 65.
In a 24-week, evaluator-blinded clinical study, researchers found that dextran-derived injectable filler provided favorable results in the augmentation of the nasolabial folds.