Cigarette smokers are at increased risk of complications after plastic surgery. Could e-cigarette users face a similar risk Evidence and recommendations related to e-cigarette use by plastic surgery patients are discussed in a new paper.
Dermatophyte infections, the most common kind of fungal infection in the skin, hair, or nails, affect an estimated 25 percent of the worlds population and have accounted for 51 million outpatient visits over the last 10 years in the U.S. Now researchers report that fungal skin infections may be commonly misdiagnosed.
How should plastic surgeons choose the best implant type and size for women undergoing breast augmentation surgery Implant size selection systems based on breast tissue measurements may provide better outcomes, suggests a research.
Plastic surgeons have a range of effective products and minimally invasive techniques for patients seeking to reverse the signs of facial aging. A review and update on facial rejuvenation using botulinum toxin neuromodulators has now been completed.
Researchers can now explain how the properties of the skin change depending on the environment. The new findings explain, among other things, why people don’t dehydrate in dry air. The research results can also be used in the cosmetic and pharmaceutical industry to make substances penetrate the skin more effectively.
A method to measure the limit to which human skin can be stretched has been developed by researchers, which could help to grow new skin for burn victims....
Skin bleaching with the use of glutathione is on the rise, despite the potential ethical issues and adverse side effects associated with the practice, warns a doctor from England....