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Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
Not much: Topically it does very little.

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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Vipond
18 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Aesthetic Medicine: Aesthetic medicine is general a term used to refer to cosmetic, or appearance-enhancing, medicine. This can be both non-invasive, such as filler, botu ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: There is incision involved on both cheek.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Coyle Connolly
28 years experience Dermatology
Cosmetic : Yes it is possible to have cosmetic surgery while taking certain anti anxiety medications. One should always alert the surgeon as to what medication ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Feinstein
52 years experience Dermatology
FDA: Fda, the food and drug administration, is a federal agency that was created to gaurantee the safety of food and prescription drugs in the United State ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Alexander
26 years experience Plastic Surgery
No much: The cosmeceutical industry products are not subject to specific fda review process. Use of such products and their claims have not been studies or re ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitchell Bressack
42 years experience Dermatology
Dermatologists: A dermatologist spends 3 years in training about the skin, care of the skin, and treatment of abnormalities of the skin. While we need the products d ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience Family Medicine
Prescription vs non-: Prescription cosmetic meds, i.e. Hydroquinone bleach cream, are regulated by the fda just as any other medication. Most of the otc meds for acne etc.. ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. M. Christine Lee
27 years experience Dermatology
Yes: I think you mean cosmeceuticals. Cosmeceuticals are a higher grade of cosmetics than normal otc drugs. They may contain ingredients such as hydroqui ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Not a DIY project: This is not a do it yourself project. No foreign material should ever be injected into the body that has not been prepared in professional monitored l ... Read More
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