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2012-10-23 11:25:17

FORT LEE, N.J., Oct. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Herborium Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: HBRM) -Over 60 million people in the U.S. have acne, and contrary to popular belief, it's not a condition that only affects teenagers: In fact, the average age of people with acne is 26.5 - which is five years older than the average age was just a decade ago. Acne is a skin condition, but it also leaves psychological scars. It is commonly treated with topical agents and antibiotics, both of which can result in...

2012-10-20 04:01:38

LaserTouch adds Fraxel to its arsenal of laser devices and equipment offered at its Long Island location for the treatment of fine lines, wrinkles, scarring, pigmentation and other skin damage Long island, New York (PRWEB) October 19, 2012 LaserTouch adds Fraxel to its arsenal of laser devices and equipment offered in the treatment of fine lines, wrinkles, scarring, pigmentation and other skin damage. With the addition of Fraxel in Long Island, LaserTouch staff have a broader and more...

2012-10-11 04:01:20

Three innovative plastic surgery recovery products are highlighted in Nouvelle's just-published 2013 catalog: The Advanced Face Wrap, Convertible Compression Arm Sleeves, and Full Body/Abdomen Contour Thong. Nouvelle manufactures and distributes post-surgical compression wear, body shaping garments, and scar care products worldwide from its facility in Virginia Beach, Va. Its internationally-recognized compression wear garments are available through approved distributors and online at...

2012-10-05 23:03:13

The Laser and Vein Center of North Jersey has added advanced technology that will provide enhanced results for deep wrinkles and other anti-aging applications. Florham Park, NJ (PRWEB) October 05, 2012 The Laser and Vein Center of North Jersey has added three new pieces of technology to counter the effects of sun damage, acne scars, spider veins and rosacea. To combat these skin imperfections, Dr. Philip Seaver, Jr. offers his patients a treatment called a “Phoenician Facial.”...

2012-10-05 23:00:51

North American Seminars, Inc. delivers this online physical therapy continuing education course on the PC, MAC, and mobile platforms using the Healthclick Learning Management System. Franklin, TN (PRWEB) October 05, 2012 Wound management is a multi-factorial, holistic and interdisciplinary approach to wound closure versus “wound care” which is simply to local topical care of the wound itself by a wound specialist. Very often in the wound management setting the team is...

2012-10-02 02:35:48

BUFFALO GROVE, Ill., Oct. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- For the growing number of men and women that choose to improve the appearance of their skin and reduce the signs of aging, a breakthrough in non-invasive skin technology boasts more aggressive treatments with less discomfort and no downtime. Released by Alma Lasers, Inc., a leader in laser, light, radiofrequency aesthetic and medical devices, ClearLift is a technological breakthrough that offers dramatic, trusted results found with...

2012-09-27 23:02:02

Nina of Ninasay blog states that Avishi's Intensive Repair Oil faded the severe stretch marks on her belly and sides in a little over one month Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) September 27, 2012 Avishi Organics, developers of therapeutic skincare for mamas and babies, today announced the publication of a review of Avishi´s Intensive Repair Oil for stretch marks and scars by the popular Ninasay blog. "I´ve been using [the oil] for a little over a month. My stretch marks are not gone...but...

2012-09-27 06:28:36

CINCINNATI, Sept. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Researchers have discovered a previously unknown function for a protein that could add to the expanding arsenal of potential new drugs for battling inflammation and tissue fibrosis in a number of disease processes. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110406/MM79025LOGO) Scientists from Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center report Sept. 27 in Developmental Cell that, a protein called TRPC6 mediates a molecular pathway...

Scar-Free Healing Mice Offers Clues To Human Skin Repair
2012-09-27 12:26:26

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online African spiny mice (genus Acomys) have brittle skin, which tears off in continuous sheets, like human skin, in order to escape predators. Some of them lose as much as 60% of the skin from their backs, which then heals rapidly, regrowing hair instead of scarring. Scientists want to figure out how this healing takes place and if it could apply to treatments for people. The study, published in Nature, says the unusual healing of these...

2012-09-24 02:23:23

ATLANTA, Sept. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- enaltus is proud to announce today the launch of a new website that includes a free mobile app that can help patients monitor their scars' appearance as they heal. Zubin Meshginpoosh, COO of enaltus, stated that this "New patient app is one way that enaltus has committed resources to helping encourage patients to speak to their doctors about the scar healing process." This resource is specifically designed for the cosmetic and reconstructive patient...