How productive are you over the weekend?

Being “Busy” does not equate to productivity. Being productive can mean working on your current project efficiently but it does include giving your mind the rest it needs and recover after being exhausted. Because these can get you less engaged and burnt out in the […]

Complication Management following Rejuvenation Procedures with Hyaluronic Acid Fillers—an Algorithm-based Approach

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – Global Open: December 2018 – Volume 6 – Issue 12 – p e2061 doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000002061 Abstract Background: Hyaluronic acid is an ideal facial filler, however, although established as both safe and effective, complications do occur. Treatment recommendations that combine both expert […]

Use of calcium hydroxylapatite in the upper third of the face: retrospective analysis of techniques, dilutions and adverse events

Jani A J Van Loghem 1 Affiliations expand PMID: 30362225 DOI: 10.1111/jocd.12733 Abstract Calcium hydroxylapatite (CaHA) is a commonly used soft tissue filler for aesthetic facial improvement, in particular for the lower and mid-face. The golden standard for upper facial filler indications is hyaluronic acid (HA) injection. In this […]

Sensitivity of aspiration as a safety test before injection of soft tissue fillers

Jani Aj Van Loghem 1, James J Fouché 1, Job Thuis 1 Affiliations expand PMID: 28987016 DOI: 10.1111/jocd.12437 Abstract Background:  Embolism due to accidental intra-arterial injection of a soft tissue filler (STF) can lead to serious complications. Physicians practice aspiration as a safety test before injection to rule out intra-arterial placement of the […]

Combined aesthetic interventions for prevention of facial ageing and restoration and beautification of face and body

Sabrina Fabi,1 Tatjana Pavicic,2 André Braz,3 Jeremy B Green,4,5 Kyle Seo,6 Jani AJ van Loghem7 1Cosmetic Laser Dermatology, San Diego, CA, USA; 2Private Practice for Dermatology and Aesthetics, Munich, Germany; 3Division of the Policlínica Geral do Rio de Janeiro (PGRJ), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; 4Skin Associates of South Florida, Miami, 5University of Miami Department […]