This Week in Aesthetics: July 26-30

This week in aesthetics, we highlight Aesthetics Biomedical’s Perspectives symposium, this month’s “Meet the Aesthetic Expert” column, and more.

This week in aesthetics, Shino Bay Aguilera, MD, Opens ABM Perspectives with a Bang, Victor Ross, MD, speaks about different technologies available for microneedling, expert panelists discuss how social media can benefit the practice, Christopher Bunick, MD, PhD, provides an update on benzene contamination in sunscreen, Camp Wonder, a camp that supports kids with skin disease sponsored by Galderma, is celebrating 20 years of operations, Cartessa launches Physiq for noninvasive body contouring, and in this month’s “Meet the Aesthetic Expert” column, Will Kirby, DO, FAOCD, talks with Edrice Simmons, senior vice president for US brands for Allergan Aesthetics.

Shino Bay Aguilera, MD, Opens ABM Perspectives with a Bang

Opening the symposium in a circle of sparks and salsa dancing, Shino Bay Aguilera, MD, talks the importance of diversity and wellness in aesthetics.

Deep Dive into Microneedling with Energy-Based Devices

Victor Ross, MD, board-certified dermatologist and dermatologic surgeon in San Diego, California, spoke about different technologies available for microneedling and energy-based devices.

Reinforcing Your Aesthetic Practice Through Social Media

A group of expert panelists gathered to discuss how social media can benefit your practice and how to best use it to your advantage.

Benzene Contamination Update

Christopher Bunick, MD, PhD, provides an update on benzene contamination in sunscreen, including a recent recall from Johnson & Johnson.

Camp Wonder Celebrates 20 Years

Camp Wonder, a camp that supports kids with skin disease and is sponsored by Galderma, is celebrating their 20th year of operations this week.

Cartessa Launches Physiq for Noninvasive Body Contouring

Cartessa Aesthetics, LLC launched Physiq, its hands free, noninvasive body contouring device.

Meet the Aesthetic Expert with Dr Will Kirby: Edrice Simmons

In this month’s “Meet the Aesthetic Expert” column, Will Kirby, DO, FAOCD, talks with Edrice Simmons, senior vice president for US brands for Allergan Aesthetics, an AbbVie company, about entering the aesthetics industry, innovation, and implementing approachable and representative marketing campaigns.