The Aesthetic Practice

Combination Therapies with Monica Bonakdar, MD

We interview Monica Bonakdar, MD about her thoughts on combination therapies, how COVID-19 has affected her practice, and more.

Meet the Aesthetic Expert with Dr Will Kirby: Azadeh Shirazi, MD

In this month’s “Meet the Aesthetic Expert” column, Will Kirby, DO, FAOCD, talks with Azadeh Shirazi, MD, board-certified dermatologist, founder of La Jolla Dermatology & Laser Surgery Center, and AziMD Skincare, about opening her own practice, aesthetic conferences, and her podcast, More than a Pretty Face.

This Week in Aesthetics: August 30 – September 3

This week in aesthetics, we announce our fall issue, Innovative Perspectives, highlight botulinum toxin A for upper lip enhancement, and more.

Innovative Perspectives: Aesthetic Authority Vol. 2: No. 3

In this Fall issue, Jack Zamora, MD, highlights stem cells for wound healing, Alan J. Bauman, MD, ABHRS, FISHRS, and Jessica A. Shepherd, MD, MBA, FACOG, discuss why physicians shouldn’t shrug off postpartum hair loss, and aesthetic physicians highlight the power of dermatology TikTok.

Game-Changers Advance Hair Loss Treatment

More options are available to address alopecia, but not all are backed by equally solid science. Strategies for choosing and using new treatments and procedures for full-cycle hair loss management were highlighted at the Music City Symposium for Cosmetic Advances & Laser Education 16th Annual Meeting.

There’s Nothing New About This “New Normal”

In his latest editorial, Randolph Waldman, MD, discusses the Delta and Lambda variants of COVID-19, complex questions about vaccinations, and what boosters mean for the pandemic’s future.