Procedures in Cosmetic Dermatology: Soft Tissue Augmentation

Procedures in Cosmetic Dermatology: Soft Tissue Augmentation

Procedures in Cosmetic Dermatology Series

5th Edition - January 1, 2023

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  • Editors: Jean Carruthers, Alastair Carruthers, Jeffrey Dover, Murad Alam, Omer Ibrahim
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323830751
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323830768

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Offering a step-by-step, practical approach to sought-after cosmetic procedures, Procedures in Cosmetic Dermatology: Soft Tissue Augmentation, 5th Edition, enables you to master the up-to-date cosmetic techniques that produce the superior results your patients expect. Edited by expert clinicians Drs. Jean Carruthers and Alastair Carruthers, along with Jeffrey S. Dover, Murad Alam, and Omar Ibrahim, it covers the different classes of fillers including how to choose a filler, treatment areas by location including different injection techniques, and reversals, as well as an entire section on complications—all abundantly illustrated and evidence based. A substantial video library helps you successfully incorporate the latest procedures into your practice.

Table of Contents

  • 1. Introduction

    2. Fillers: Paradigm Shifts Produce New Challenges

    3. Facial Attractiveness and the Central Role of Volume

    Part 1: Temporary Fillers

    4. Introduction to Temporary Fillers: Pros and Cons

    5. Restylane Family

    6. Juvéderm Family

    7. Belotero Family

    8. Teosyal (Teoxane) Family

    9. Calcium hydroxylapatite ultradilute, HA dilution

    10. Poly-l-Lactic Acid

    11. Emervel Family

    12. Autologous Fat

    Part 2: Permanent Fillers

    13. Introduction to Permanent Fillers: Pros and Cons

    14. Liquid Injectable Silicone

    15. Bellafill

    Part 3:Volumizing Locations

    16. Soft Tissue Augmentation of the Forehead

    17. Soft Tissue Augmentation of the Temple

    18. Three-Dimensional Reflation of the Glabella and Adjacent Forehead

    19. Volumetric Treatment of the Brows

    20. Infraorbital Hollow and Nasojugal Fold

    21. Soft Tissue Augmentation of the Midface

    22. Soft Tissue Nasal Augmentation by Injection: Safety and Pitfalls

    23. Filler Injection of the Melolabial Folds and Marionette

    24. Soft Tissue Augmentation of the Chin and Jawline

    25. Soft Tissue Augmentation of the Lips

    26. Soft Tissue Augmentation of Lip Lines

    27. Soft Tissue Augmentation of the Hands

    28. Soft Tissue Augmentation of the Neck and Chest

    29. Soft Tissue Augmentation and Contouring of the Buttocks

    30. Earlobe Rejuvenation

    31. HA Microdroplet for skin quality enhancement

    32. Filler Injection Techniques

    33. Soft Tissue Filler for the Transgender Patient

    34. Combination Filler Treatments

    35. Complications of Temporary Fillers

    36. Complications of Permanent Fillers

    37. Vascular Compromise in Soft Tissue Augmentation

    38. Filler Reversers

    39. Legal Aspects of Soft Tissue Filler Treatments

Product details

  • No. of pages: 392
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2023
  • Published: January 1, 2023
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323830751
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323830768

About the Editors

Jean Carruthers

Dr. Jean Carruthers is a Cosmetic Surgeon and a Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology with the Faculty of Medicine at the University of British Columbia (UBC). Dr. Carruthers has lectured worldwide on a variety of subjects pertaining to cosmetic ophthalmology, including the cosmetic use of the BOTOX® procedure, which she co-founded with her husband, Dr. Alastair Carruthers, in 1987. Since this time, they have remained at the forefront of BOTOX® research, development and education, publishing numerous articles using their data. Dr. Carruthers has published more than eighty peer reviewed scientific articles and twenty-eight scientific book chapters on a variety of topics, including the use of botulinum toxin and soft tissue augmenting agents, aesthetic lasers and cosmetic laser blepharoplasty. She is an International Editor for such publications as Dermatologic Surgery, the Journal of Cosmetic Laser Surgery and the American Journal of Cosmetic Surgery.

Affiliations and Expertise

Cosmetic Surgeon and Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia (UBC), Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Alastair Carruthers

Dr. Alastair Carruthers is a Cosmetic Dermatologic surgeon, and Clinical Professor of Dermatology with the Faculty of Medicine at the University of British Columbia (UBC). During his 20 years of practice, Dr. Carruthers has made several major contributions to the field of dermatology. Foremost among these was the use of the BOTOX® procedure in cosmetic applications, a discovery he made with his wife, Dr. Jean Carruthers, in 1987. Since this time, they have been at the forefront of BOTOX® research, development and education, publishing numerous articles using their data. Dr. Carruthers has also made significant advances in the area of Tissue Augmentation. These materials, both temporary and permanent, are used to lift and support the structures beneath the skin. In 1998 Dr. Carruthers was the first dermatologist in North America to begin injecting Artecoll. Dr. Carruthers has over 100 published articles to his credit and has also contributed extensively to studies about the relationship between skin cancer and sun exposure.

Affiliations and Expertise

Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgeon and Clinical Professor of Dermatology, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia (UBC), Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Jeffrey Dover

Dr. Jeffrey S. Dover is the co-director of SkinCare Physicians of Chestnut Hill, a comprehensive facility specializing in dermatology, laser and cosmetic surgery, and he is Associate Professor of Clinical Dermatology at Yale University School of Medicine, and Associate Professor of Dermatology at Brown Medical School. Dr. Dover’s research interests are Photomedicine, lasers in medicine, cosmetic laser surgery, and medical education. He is the author of over 400 scientific publications. He has co-authored and edited over 45 textbooks, many of which have been translated into French, Italian, Spanish, Russian, Polish and Chinese and are sold to physicians all over the world. Dr. Dover is the founding editor of Journal Watch for Dermatology, produced by the publishers of the New England Journal of Medicine. He is also a Past President of both the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery and the American Society for Lasers in Medicine and Surgery.

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, SkinCare Physicians, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts; Associate Professor of Clinical Dermatology at Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, and Associate Professor of Dermatology, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island

Murad Alam

Dr. Murad Alam is an author of over 250 scientific publications and is the Editor of Archives of Dermatological Research. He is the Associate Editor of JAAD; Lasers in Medical Science; Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology; the International Journal of Women’s Dermatology, and he is the Assistant Editor of Dermatologic Surgery. Dr. Alam is series co-editor of the Procedures in Cosmetic Dermatology books and has overall edited 20 books. Dr. Alam is current President of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, and an incoming member of the Board of the American Academy of Dermatology. He is also the vice-president of the Blade and Light Society, an organization of volunteer dermatologic surgeons who perform charitable mission work to treat skin cancers and train surgical dermatologists in underserved countries. Dr. Alam’s clinical practice includes the treatment of skin cancer, as well as cosmetic dermatology, and laser surgery.

Affiliations and Expertise

Vice Chair, Department of Dermatology; Chief of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery, Department of Dermatology; Professor of Dermatology (Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery), Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery and Surgery (Organ Transplantation), Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, U.S.A.

Omer Ibrahim

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