Welcome to the our Aesthetic Medicine news roundup, 15 January 2021.


Allergan Aesthetics Enters Into Option to Acquire Cypris Medical
Allergan Aesthetics, an AbbVie company (NYSE: ABBV), announced that it has entered into a warrant agreement with Cypris Medical, a privately held, medical device company based in Chicago.

As end to pandemic mask-wearing nears, South Koreans scramble to arrange cosmetic surgery
When Ryu Han-na, a 20-year-old university student, got cosmetic surgery on her nose in mid-December, she had a simple reason: it might be the last chance to do so covertly before people start taking off masks this year as vaccines are distributed.

Moderna vaccine and cosmetic fillers: Here’s all you need to know
Have reports on possible side effects from the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine thrown a spanner in your plans to get cosmetic fillers? We asked the experts.

Beverly Hills plastic surgeon dies of Covid after woman coughed on him while getting lip fillers
A plastic surgeon has died from complications related to coronavirus after a patient who later tested positive coughed on him while getting lip fillers.