Cosmetic Devices for At-Home Use

Medical and non-medical companies alike have begun manufacturing products for at-home use, such as hair removal or replacement, acne treatment, and skin enhancement. Here an ASPS Member Surgeon explains that while some devices do provide results, some should be used in conjunction with procedures done at your doctor's office, while others should not be used at all. 

Note: Some of the procedures and technologies presented in the following videos may be under investigation and presented for research and educational purposes. More scientific study may be needed to determine efficacy and success rate.The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) and The Plastic Surgery Foundation (The PSF) do not endorse the procedures or technologies presented nor do the statements of the individual physicians represent the opinions, positions, or recommendations of the ASPS or The PSF.