Lisette Hilton
Lisette Hilton, president of Words Come Alive, has written about health care, the science and business of medicine, fitness and wellness for 25 years. Visit www.WordsComeAlive.com.
Fillers: The latest options
Filler manufacturers are rounding out their product lines, giving practitioners many more options for use in different rejuvenation procedures.
4 tips to build a strong team
One dermatologist discusses four tips to help practices foster strong relationships in order to run smoothly and efficiently.
Tips for buying or selling
One expert offers tips for dermatologists considering buying other practices or selling the practices they own
Get to know your practice
Performance metrics are one way to take the guesswork out of physician group practice planning and decision making, according to one dermatologist.
From mole to melanoma
There is a genetically intermediate state of melanocytic neoplasia and these findings could someday help doctors identify high-risk lesions to remove before they become malignant.
Reimagineering chemotherapy
Fun isn’t what you’d typically expect in a chemotherapy infusion room. Yet, that’s precisely the environment an adolescent and young adult oncologist and a former Disney Imagineer created with the Infusionarium concept.
Edge Systems changes name to The HydraFacial Company
Edge Systems, known for its patented HydraFacial and Perk skincare technologies, has changed its name to The Hydrafacial Company, according to a company press release.
Researchers identify cells regulating hair growth, graying
New research identifies hair matrix progenitors charged with regulating hair growth and pigmentation.
Examining topical growth factors
A recent study investigated the effect of fibroblast and mesenchymal stem cell growth factors on wrinkles.
Refyne, Defyne: New fillers, unique benefits?
Dr. Joe Niamtu offers his opinion on how these “flexible” fillers fit into the overall HA category.

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