Accepted for Publication: August 12, 2014.
Published Online: November 19, 2014. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2014.3045.
Study concept and design: Brauer, Heller, Bae, Anolik, Geronemus.
Acquisition, analysis, or interpretation of data: All authors.
Drafting of the manuscript: Brauer, Kazlouskaya, Alabdulrazzaq, Bae, Heller, Geronemus.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Brauer, Bae, Bernstein, Anolik, Heller.
Statistical analysis: Brauer, Kazlouskaya, Alabdulrazzaq.
Obtained funding: Geronemus.
Administrative, technical, or material support: Brauer, Bae, Bernstein, Anolik, Heller, Geronemus.
Study supervision: Geronemus.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: Dr Brauer reported receiving honoraria from Cynosure/Palomar Medical Technologies Inc and performing consultancy work for Miramar. Dr Geronemus reported receiving honoraria from Cynosure/Palomar Medical Technologies Inc, owning stocks or having stock options with Zeltiq Aesthetics Inc and OnLight Sciences, and serving on the medical advisory board of Zeltiq Aesthetics Inc, Syneron Inc and Candela Corporation, and Cynosure/Palomar Medical Technologies Inc. No other disclosures were reported.
Funding/Support: This study was supported in part by Cynosure.
Role of the Sponsor: Cynosure had a role in the design of the study but not the conduct, collection, management, analysis, or interpretation of data. They approved the manuscript but did not prepare or decide to submit.
Additional Contributions: We are indebted to the Research Department at the Laser & Skin Surgery Center of New York.