This Week in Aesthetics: August 31 – September 4

September 4, 2020

This week in aesthetics, we talked the modern mommy makeover, surgical lip rejuvenation, and more.

This week in aesthetics, a recent study suggests Ca-AKG could be the secret to anti-aging, Dr. Katerina Gallus talks the modern mommy makeover, Catherine Maley compares the old vs. new cosmetic practice growth funnel, Dr. Randolph Waldman details surgical lip rejuvenation, and Dr. Zoe Draelos highlights preservatives in skincare.

Healthy Aging from the Inside Out

A recent study suggests calcium alpha-ketoglutarate could positively affect aging, with increases in lifespan, a reduction in frailty, and increase in healthspan.

The Modern Mommy Makeover

From changing demographics to procedure combinations and approach, Dr. Katerina Gallus says today’s mommy makeover has gotten a makeover itself.

The Old vs. New Cosmetic Practice Growth Funnel

The cosmetic surgery industry is currently in the mature marketing phase, says practice consultant Catherine Maley, who compares the old growth funnel with the new and explains how to survive in today’s marketplace.

Patient Selection Matters in Surgical Lip Rejuvenation

The subnasal lip lift procedure is growing in demand but requires careful patient selection.

Preservatives and Safety in Skincare

Parabens may not have a great reputation in consumer circles, but according to Dr. Zoe Draelos, they’re still the safest preservative for skincare products.