Born into a medical family in Russia, board-certified dermatologist Julie Russak, MD, moved to the US to attend college and medical school. Her accomplishments in medicine were even recognized as an undergraduate, when she received an award from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute for her excellence in genetics and immunology. She then attended New York University Medical School and completed a dermatology fellowship at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, where she was named chief resident. An Oncology Melanoma Fellowship with Dr. Darrell Rigel followed and today, Dr. Russak runs a busy medical and cosmetic dermatology practice in Manhattan.
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Meet the Chemist Behind Avon Skincare
In addition to pretty packaging and luxurious textures, skincare development is a highly scientific endeavor. Just ask Glen Anderson, Director of Avon’s Global Skincare Product Development group, a position he has held since 2007. He and his team are responsible for all Avon skincare launches such as the Clearskin acne system and ongoing additions to the ANEW lineup. For such developments, one must have the credentials, and Dr. Anderson does. He joined Avon as a Development Chemist in 1995 after earning a B.S in Chemistry from the State University of New York at Stony Brook and a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from the Pennsylvania State University.
Photo credit: PalomarMedical – Before/After PaloVia Treatment
Palomar Medical just introduced the PaloVia laser, the first FDA-cleared, at-home laser clinically proven to reduce fine lines and wrinkles around the eyes. This highly anticipated introduction of a true fractional laser system to be used at home is poised to be a game changer in the aesthetics industry. PaloVia enables you to get a clinical level treatment at home that works like fractionated laser systems found in dermatology and plastic surgery offices at a much higher price.
With its compact size, PaloVia can be used to target aging skin around the delicate eyelid region. Fine lines and wrinkles around the eyes – or cr
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