The shape of aesthetic treatments is changing with the dynamics shifting to a broader range of patients wanting to ward off aging while looking their best. Today’s pool of patients desiring to reverse aging has expanded to include millennials who want to look their best on social media. Thanks to innovative companies and game-changing technologies, you have access to tools that will help you keep up with this demand while expanding your treatment portfolios.
Today’s aesthetic technologies aim to help patients look their best while keeping downtime and discomfort to a minimum. Upgraded devices for laser skin resurfacing and microneedling treatments still reign in the aesthetics arena as a way to promote fresh, youthful skin.
Topicals and injectables with stem cells and patient-derived growth factors are helping to ensure best outcomes.
Thread lifts continue to enjoy a resurgence with innovative technologies that provide long-lasting effects. Devices for body sculpting and contouring help patients achieve their goals in less time and can be used in combination with other treatments, such as injectables, to reshape contours while improving skin tone.
Examples of these innovative technologies and products will be exhibited at the upcoming Vegas Cosmetic Surgery (VCS) and The Aesthetic Show (TAS) conferences, enabling you to see many of the products and devices featured in this issue first-hand.
Influx Marketing is a digital marketing agency focused on plastic surgery and aesthetic medicine. With a cross-disciplinary team of experts, and a clientele that includes some of the top surgeons and medical spas in the nation, the company has built a name for its industry-leading web design and proven patient acquisition strategies. Combining world-class creative with results-driven digital, Influx’s integrated approach to marketing encompasses in-house professional photography, video production, copywriting, digital advertising and social media management.
Influx Marketing: (626) 714-3366 / www.influxmarketing.com
Air-Tite Aesthetics is the proud U.S. distributor for TSK Laboratory’s STERiGLIDETM microcannulas. We are happy to announce that we have added a new size – 22G x 38 mm (1.5”) (#TSK2238SG) to our extensive line of microcannula offerings. STERiGLIDE received the prestigious Anti-Aging and Beauty Award as the “Best Injection Tool” in the industry. The STERiGLIDE microcannula is an innovative product that enhances an injector’s practice and their patient’s experience. These microcannulas are made of high-quality stainless steel with a proprietary surface coating to reduce friction within soft tissues. This is said to minimize patient discomfort while improving control. The tip of the microcannula has a patented dome-shaped design, which results in less drag upon entry than the traditional cannula. STERiGLIDE has the nearest to the tip delivery port, which enhances the precise delivery of fillers.
Air-Tite Aesthetics: (800) 231-7762 / www.air-tite.com
UltraClearTM is the world’s first and only cold, ablative fiber laser platform. It is a breakthrough painless anti-aging solution and the first ablative laser not requiring topical numbing for most treatments. Powered by the revolutionary MIRACLTM and 3DIntelliPulseTM technologies, with a wavelength of 2910 nm and max pulse rep. rate up to 3000 Hz, UltraClear is a high-speed, all-skin-type, and all-in-one platform with unparalleled energy control capabilities. It offers a full range of skin rejuvenation outcomes from true painless and zero-downtime anti-aging lunchtime treatments to the most advanced collagen remodeling giving superior results in a 15-minute average treatment time and the utmost patient safety and comfort.
Acclaro: (866) acclaro (222-5276) / www.AcclaroMD.com / [email protected]
ALVA Monte Carlo
The ALVA Monte Carlo is a number one medical aesthetic chair for good reason. Its contemporary styling blends well with today’s medical aesthetic practice decor. Advanced design features include four motor functionality, removable arms, a 270° swivel base, adjustable headrest, built-in rocker switches and ergonomic bolstered cushions. When you add ALVA’s unrivaled commitment to customer service and low pricing, the result is unmatched value.
ALVA: (818) 242-2600 / www.alvabeauty.com
Exosomes by BENEV
BENEV Exosome Technologies are based on the most cutting-edge scientific biotech breakthroughs for skin and scalp rejuvenation and regeneration. Designed in tandem between BENEV Company Inc., a U.S. FDA-registered manufacturing facility with 21 years of extensive cosmeceutical manufacturing, and ExoCoBio, both Exosome Regenerative Complex (ERC) and ERC + were created as post topical exosome solutions and are registered with the Personal Care Products Council. These dual-action complexes are formulated to absorb quickly into the skin delivering the concentrated power of stem cell derived lyophilized exosomes, potent growth factors, peptides, coenzymes, minerals, amino acids and vitamins.
BENEV Company, Inc.: (929) 457-2222 / www.benev.com
The ezGEL System is the new, all-natural, regenerative and bio-stimulating gel that offers infinite new possibilities in the use of autologous blood concentrates. This 100% natural gel is designed to treat signs of aging and global skin rejuvenation. Over the past few years, the ezPRF® Ultimate Blood Concentrate System has been adopted by many as a fantastic skin regeneration tool based on a slow release of growth factors resulting in skin cell stimulation. With ezGEL, CosmoFrance is going a step further into blood concentrate therapy by offering a more viscous concentrate extending the release of growth factors and bio-stimulation.
CosmoFrance Inc.: (305) 538-0110 / www.cosmofrance.net
Combining the gold standard wavelength for addressing vascular abnormalities with the new gold standard for non-ablative resurfacing, the ADVATx allows the provider to treat 25 FDA and CE-cleared indications without the use of consumables.
ADVALight: (888) 354-5551 / www.advalight.com
Surface your patient’s beauty from the inside out with Viola Threads, a minimally invasive anti-aging treatment. As a leading provider of Polydioxanone (PDO) threads (FDA 510k approved #K190264) to practitioners and other medical professionals, Viola Threads differentiates itself from competitors with the distinct packaging and pouches that contain the threads. These pouches preserve the efficiency of the thread, extending the expiration dates up to three years when the pouch remains unopened, allowing it to provide maximum results when used in treatment. PDO threads are FDA approved for barbed sutures and are indicated for use in soft tissue, where absorbable sutures are appropriate.
Viola Threads (AMA Meditime): (213) 351-0001 / www.violathreads.com
Agnes RF is an innovative radiofrequency microneedling device focused on selective electrocoagulation to rejuvenate facial skin and sculpt fat. Pioneered by a group of dermatologists, the Agnes RF microneedling device utilizes an exclusive Square Wave RF energy to focus on gentle yet effective procedures while ensuring patient safety. Agnes RF has exclusive single and three-pin needles designed for specific skin concerns and regions, which allows for complete versatility in treatment options for both patients and providers.
Agnes Medical USA: (844) 811-1154 / www.iagnes.com
MG-HA35+ intensely hydrates the skin and helps improve the visible effects of aging. It contains HylaFuse complex, with an unprecedented concentration of 35 mg of hyaluronan per mL, as well as the CalphasomesTM (hydroxyapatite) delivery system for greater absorption. Featuring revolutionary telomere-lengthening technology, geranylgeranylisopropanol (GGP) helps prolong the life of a cell to reduce the visible effects of aging. This hard-working Meso-Glide is also fortified with antioxidants, peptides, Vitamins A, B, C, E and Zinc. Anti-inflammatory ingredients, including darutoside (active ingredient of sigesbeckia orientalis) and centella asiatica extract, help with wound healing and visibly reduce irritation and redness.
Dp Derm: (305) 552-0550 / www.DpDerm.com [email protected]
enfinity Regenerative Serum
enfinity Regenerative Serum is part of the ELEVAI E-SeriesTM product line. It is a rejuvenating serum for at-home daily use following in-office treatment. It contains an effective blend of ELEVAI ExosomesTM combined with stem cell growth factors, hyaluronic acid, copper peptides, collagen-boosting peptides and a blend of vitamin C designed for increased bioavailability, boosting collagen and nourishing the skin while combating the signs of aging.
Elevai Skincare:(866) 794-4940 www.elevaiskincare.com
CLINICCARE is an internationally renowned Swedish skincare brand with the industry’s highest concentration of low molecular weight hyaluronic acid in its products. CLINICCARE has earned a great standing due to its development work which has led to very efficient and safe treatment solutions. CLINICCARE’s products feature the latest technology in injection free delivery systems highlighting the active ingredient’s function that treats the skin in the safest and most effective way. The well-researched and advanced ingredients not only restore signs of aging, but also reverse them and protect against future damage.
CLINICCARE: +46761765576 / www.cliniccare.se / [email protected]
Exocel Bio employs an innovative proprietary incubation medium and a stringent nine-step GXP process to produce the highest potency and safety profile of all the exosomes currently available. Our proprietary blend of precision miRNA plus growth factors, peptides, cytokines and matrix proteins are specifically designed for topical procedure applications and have been shown to support several desirable aesthetic skincare outcomes. EXOVEX is designed as a companion product for skin and hair rejuvenation, used in post-microneedling or energy-based aesthetic applications. The nonlyophilized live exosomes with growth factors and miRNA in EXOVEX help reduce the signs of aging, alleviating the stress of modern living and promoting healing for all skin and scalp types. EXOVEX is a line of professional-grade aesthetic serums that support the body’s natural ability to turn back time.
Exocel Bio: (858) 255-4499 / www.exocelbio.com
Emsculpt Neo is the first non-invasive body shaping procedure to provide simultaneous fat elimination and muscle building in a combined 30-minute session. Emsculpt Neo builds off the legacy of its predecessor, Emsculpt, by concurrently emitting both radiofrequency and high-intensity electromagnetic energies. Using the most reputable scientific methods, Emsculpt Neo showed consistency in eliminating fat and building muscle. The result is more fat reduction (30%) and muscle growth (25%) on average, for less time and less money. Best of all, Emsculpt Neo has broad appeal as it can treat patients with a BMI up to 35!
BTL Aesthetics: (866) 285-1656 / www.emsculptneo.com / [email protected]
The ultimate PDO thread product is finally here to support and anchor standard PDO thread procedures. Introducing Levo LockTM, an FDA-cleared thread-in-cannula that supports while enhancing the standard PDO thread “lift.” Levo Lock is an 18G x 100 mm thread-in-cannula that creates dramatic and longer-lasting results for popular PDO thread-based brow, cheek and jawline “lift” procedures. Levo Lock is a thread device that maximizes support and “locks-in” the tissue reposition that occurs from using standard PDO MAX Levo (barbed) threads.
PDO MAX: (800) 670-0225 / www.pdomax.com
Venus Bliss MAX
Venus Bliss MAXTM is an advanced, three-in-one solution for body treatments. It targets fat, muscle and skin effectively and comfortably, maximizing results and satisfaction by tailoring the right modality for each indication. Venus Bliss MAXTM offers the best-in-class 1064 nm diode laser for fat reduction. The four, hands-free laser applicators, each 6 x 6 cm in spot size, effectively penetrate the hypodermis for non-invasive lipolysis. It is clinically validated to provide up to a 41% reduction in adipose layer thickness. The system introduces FlexMAX Electrical Muscle Stimulation (EMS). The four hands-free FlexMAX applicators intelligently and dynamically target seven different muscle groups because they feature Adaptive Mode with AdapTarget, AdapTrain and AdapTensity at optimized parameters for noticeable muscle definition and toning.
Venus Concept: (888) 907-0115 / www.venusconcept.com
UltraSlim® is an FDA-cleared medical device for immediate non-invasive fat loss, the treatment of the skin and for the reduction of pain and inflammation. In clinical trials, after one treatment, patients lost a minimum of 1.75” and a maximum of 10”; 98% of patients lost 2” or more with an average loss of 3.5” and 1.6 liters cumulatively from the waist, hips and thighs. After treatment, patients will experience additional drainage of fat content for 72 hours, giving an additional 1.25”, for a total loss of 4.75” on average. UltraSlim works with all body types, regardless of age, skin tone, or sex, and has no BMI restrictions. The treatment is completely painless with no adverse outcomes.
WardPhotonics LLC: (800) 392-5950 / www.WardPhotonics.com / www.MyUltraSlim.com
The Venezia Lift non-ablative procedure is an upgrade to the SLIM EVOLUTION II MiXto PRO fractional CO2 laser. The Venezia Lift includes a software update and a special scanning handpiece for non-ablative fractional skin rejuvenation. There is no risk or downtime of any kind. The patient can resume normal activity the day after treatment. There are no consumables, and the application of topical anesthetic is all that is required. The Venezia Lift is designed to deliver laser energy into the dermis, generating the necessary heat to rejuvenate tissue through new collagen production, thus smoothing out fine lines and wrinkles by tightening the skin. An ideal post radiofrequency (RF) microneedling treatment to enhance cosmetic results.
Lasering USA: (866) 471-0469 / www.laseringusa.com www.v-lase.com / [email protected]
Since pioneering PDO threads in the U.S. market in 2015, NovaThreads® has never stopped innovating. Dedicated to producing high-quality products, NovaThreads is the only U.S.- made PDO thread company with the most rigorous standards for manufacturing and sterilization. Highly recommended by key opinion leaders and experts, the 100% absorbable PDO thread collection includes smooth, twist, barbed and molded. The most recent addition to the collection is the newly designed Infinity Plus Thread, featuring a stabilizer cap for guaranteed precision and strength.
Sutura Medical Technology, LLC: (570) 550-0700 www.novathreads.us
PRX-T33 Derm Perfexion
PRX-T33 Derm Perfexion, with over 4 million treatments performed worldwide and covered by an international patent, is a revolutionary regenerative clinical aesthetic treatment that combines the effects of hydrogen peroxide, 33% TCA and kojic acid. PRX is a no downtime, no-photosensitivity treatment that is safe for all skin types. PRX targets aging skin, texture, laxity, wrinkles and dull skin for complete rejuvenation of the face and body.
Love Beauty Pro & Medical: (855) 568-3776 / www.lovebeautypro.com/PRX
When formulating Oxygenating Hydro-Matrix, the Oxygenetix team took great care in choosing skin-loving ingredients that would work synergistically to bring as much moisture and protection to the skin as possible. Hydro-Matrix is a gentle but powerful topical containing two of nature’s most powerful humectants, hyaluronic acid (HA) and sodium PCA, capable of replenishing moisture loss and soothing even the most sensitive skin.
Oxygenetix Institute: (888) 500-1672 / www.oxygenetix.com
Our formulations are made up of HA in four molecular weights: large molecular weight HA, medium molecular weight HA, sodium acetylated hyaluronate and oligo – small molecular weight HA. Each weight is developed to penetrate the skin at different depths – the larger the molecule, the better the protection at the superficial skin layer; the smaller the molecule, the deeper the absorption. Sodium acetylated hyaluronate promotes high affinity and absorption properties of HA for the skin. Regen Skin Collection is enriched with natural active ingredients, which were designed for anti-aging and glowing benefits based on hydrating and skin cell activation. It also prevents and corrects signs of aging, reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, combats loss of firmness and lack of plumpness and restores skin vitality and radiance.
RegenLab USA: (800) 220-9082 / www.regenlabusa.com
Erchonia’s Emerald Laser is an FDA market-cleared full body fat loss treatment that allows clients to target areas of stubborn fat. The Emerald Laser treats overall body circumference and is FDA cleared to treat those with a BMI of over 30. Applied externally, the laser targets excess fat by emulsifying fatty tissue through the use of cold laser technology developed by Erchonia. It provides an alternative fat loss treatment without the adverse side effects associated with surgical and other weight loss procedures like liposuction and body wraps.
Erchonia: (833) 888-4733 / www.emeraldlaser.com
RVL Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
RVL Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: RVLP) is a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing eyecare and medical aesthetic products. Our first FDA-approved product, Upneeq® (oxymetazoline hydrochloride ophthalmic solution), 0.1%, provides the foundation of our unwavering commitment to improve patients’ lives. Upneeq is available through the UP+ Program, which allows you to dispense Upneeq directly to appropriate adult patients. Contact us to learn more or to connect with a representative for resources.
RVL Pharmaceuticals, Inc.: (866) 600-4799 / www.Upneeq.com / [email protected]
Aesthetic Physicians, P.C. (APPC) was established in 2008 as a foundational component of Sono Bello, the largest aesthetic surgery practice in the world. Sono Bello is the leader in awake, total body, liposuction and skin excision, and has performed nearly 250,000 customized procedures, delivering sculpted and natural-looking results. Each Sono Bello location has four accredited, state-of-the-art surgical rooms to serve and transform patients. Sono Bello has tripled in size in the past five years – now with 70+ locations across 30+ states – and is always looking for candidates to join our team of 135+ highly skilled and experienced board-certified surgeons. Earning potential exceeds industry benchmarks, with part-time (two days) offering a potential of $500,000 and full-time (three+ days) offering a potential of $800,000. At Sono Bello, mentorship, education and training are paramount so that surgeons can focus on delivering the best results with professionalism and integrity, all while maintaining a healthy work-life balance.
Sono Bello: (425) 202-1175 www.aestheticphysicianspc.com
Porter Instrument has been manufacturing nitrous oxide and oxygen delivery systems for over 50 years. The new Nitronox Plus® is the only demand flow system that offers patients self-administered 0% to 70% adjustable nitrous oxide and oxygen. Nitronox Plus is simple to use and will help manage your patient’s pain and anxiety during minimally invasive in-office procedures, including microneedling, neurotoxin injections, body contouring and biopsies. Other new features include a key lock system that prevents nitrous oxide from flowing while in the off position to provide safety and security and a low gas pressure alarm that alerts you when either gas is running low.
Porter Instrument: (215) 723-4000 / www.porterinstrument.com/medical