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18
Jan

CoolSculpting: Not Always a Slamdunk

Las Vegas – At the fall edition of The Cosmetic Bootcamp (CBC), Susan Van Dyke, M.D., offered tips for successful noninvasive fat reduction with cryolipolysis. She is a Paradise Valley, Arizona-based dermatologist. Each CoolSculpting session ultimately removes 20-25% of the fat where an applicator was placed. “So you’re not going to get a 25% smaller...
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12
Jan

Fat Reduction That Lasts

Las Vegas – At the fall edition of The Cosmetic Bootcamp (CBC), Susan Van Dyke, M.D., discussed the technological breakthroughs that have made many noninvasive fat treatments so successful. She is a Paradise Valley, Arizona-based dermatologist. In her 32 years’ practice experience, she said, “I’ve seen many devices come and go.” The $4.3 billion noninvasive...
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8
Dec

Skin Tightening and Scars

Las Vegas – At the fall Cosmetic Bootcamp (CBC), attendees learned about the value of microneedling not only for collagen stimulation, but also for treating scars. For these 2 indications, said Encino-based plastic surgeon Sarmela Sunder, M.D., “I’ve been really impressed with microneedling, whether it’s microneedling on its own, mechanical microneedling or microneedling with radiofrequency...
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4
Dec

Must-Have Skin Tightening Devices

Las Vegas – At the fall Cosmetic Bootcamp (CBC), Encino-based plastic surgeon Sarmela Sunder, M.D., explained the difference between what she considers skin tightening and muscle tightening. Based on an informal poll of her colleagues, she said that for skin tightening, “Radiofrequency (RF) devices seemed to be the most popular and most effective, whether it’s...
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16
Nov

Patient Selection for Feminine Rejuvenation

Aspen, Colo. – At the summer Cosmetic Bootcamp (CBC), attendees learned about candidates and contraindications for feminine rejuvenation treatments. Good candidates for feminine rejuvenation include women who have decreased vaginal estrogen, usually with a history of breast cancer, blood clots or other contraindications to estrogen therapy, said Houston-based cosmetic and Mohs surgeon Suneel Chilukuri, M.D....
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9
Nov

Feminine Rejuvenation: Laser Versus RF

Aspen, Colo. – At the summer Cosmetic Bootcamp (CBC), a leading cosmetic surgeon discussed technological breakthroughs behind the current generation of feminine rejuvenation treatments. Regarding the choice of laser versus radiofrequency (RF) technology, Suneel Chilukuri, M.D., said he had served on a panel with a plastic surgeon, a general gynecologist and America’s first board-certified urogynecologist....
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31
Oct

Talking Feminine Rejuvenation

Aspen, Colo. – At the summer Cosmetic Bootcamp (CBC), Suneel Chilukuri, M.D., explained how his practice broaches the discussion of vaginal tightening and feminine rejuvenation procedures. The most common indication Dr. Chilukuri sees is stress urinary incontinence – though patients never mention this problem to him. Instead, he or his staff subtly approaches any female...
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