Cosmetic Surgery

New Advanced Integrated Use of PDO (Polydioxanone) Threads and PRF (Platelet- Rich Fibrin) For Facial Rejuvenation

New Advanced Integrated Use of PDO (Polydioxanone) Threads and PRF (Platelet- Rich Fibrin) For Facial Rejuvenation

A pioneering integrated approach that systematically combines facial rejuvenation techniques using PDO Threads, Microcannulas for filler injection and Platelet-Rich Fibrin injected with a needle, cannula or used with a microneedling pen, has been developed by Kian Karimi, MD, FACS. Dr. Karimi, who practices at Rejuva Medical Aesthetics in Los Angeles, CA, is a double board […]

Why Aesthetic Surgeons Need To Hire The Best Recovery Nurses

Why Aesthetic Surgeons Need To Hire The Best Recovery Nurses

Over the last ten years or more, aesthetic surgery procedures have increased over 500%. In addition to this unprecedented increase in patient volume, it is also notable that patients are taking more time to educate themselves about plastic surgery.  All surgeons know that a successfully performed procedure can be dramatically and negatively impacted by poorly managed […]

What’s The New Aesthetic Face of 2017?

What’s The New Aesthetic Face of 2017?

Facial cosmetic surgery has finally reached a tipping point where aesthetic surgeons can not only turn back the clock for many patients, but with new innovations they can also possibly prevent a patient from going under the knife for years to come.  Kian Karimi, MD, a Double Board Certified Facial Plastic Surgeon who practices at […]

Dr. Kian Karimi Introduces StimCell On The Doctors TV Show!

Dr. Kian Karimi Introduces StimCell On The Doctors TV Show!

A regular guest on the Emmy award winning CBS TV Show “The Doctors”, Los Angeles based Dr. Kian Karimi appeared this week showcasing a brand new cosmetic procedure – StimCell which incorporates IPRF (injectable platelet rich fibrin) for facial rejuvenation. IPRF was originated by Dr. Joseph Choukroun, an oral and maxillofacial surgeon in France and […]

Are NovaThreads® The New Alternative To A Facelift?

Are NovaThreads® The New Alternative To A Facelift?

Although advances in injectable fillers, neuromodulators, radiofrequency, microneedling, ultrasound, and heat technologies have been effective for treating different aesthetic indications, many physicians will agree that there continues to be an unmet need in minimally invasive aesthetics for an actual “lift” of the skin and soft tissues in different areas, particularly the face. In this exclusive interview with double-board […]

Top 4 Reasons To Attend The Ultimate Aesthetic Training Workshop!

Top 4 Reasons To Attend The Ultimate Aesthetic Training Workshop!

The traditional boundaries between core and non-core aesthetic specialties are quickly changing. More medical meetings and medical organizations are encouraging multi-specialty participation and membership. One of the leaders who is helping educate doctors working in aesthetic medicine is facial plastic surgeon John Vartanian, M.D., F.A.C.S., the current chairman of the Ultimate Aesthetic Training Workshop to […]

Advanced Skin Care Using Curcumin

Advanced Skin Care Using Curcumin

Good skin care products have become a driving force in the aesthetic industry. Not just from a retail sales point of view, but as a way to enhance cosmetic surgery and other non-invasive treatments.  The newest kid on the block, Psoria-Gold, is a company that is using curcumin, a derivative of turmeric, an ingredient known […]

Use and Misuse of Email Marketing

Use and Misuse of Email Marketing

With a new year looming ahead many readers are asking for tips on how best to communicate with patients, as well as ideas on how to market their aesthetic practice. This article on Use and Misuse of Email Marketing by Jen Park is a must read! EMAIL’S GOLDEN OPPORTUNITY Once a web site visitor, caller […]