"... perhaps the world's largest concentration of aesthetics-technology companies"
According to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), over $12 billion was spent by Americans alone on surgical and non surgical procedures in 2014. Worldwide, the increasing rates of obesity in emerging countries such as India and China is expected to continue to drive growth in the market for aesthetic lasers and energy devices with an expected Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 12.2%.
With so many of the key players based in Yokneam, David Kaufman wrote in in Time magazine:
...hidden within Yokneam's hillside industrial parks is perhaps the world's largest concentration of aesthetics-technology companies — firms that are developing new techniques for smoothing wrinkles, removing unwanted hair, combating acne and, most lucratively, flattening your belly.
An innovative device for esthetic applications using energy-based proprietary technology.
EVA Visual - develops hand held high resolution 3D scanner for capturing, planning and simulating of cosmetic and dermatological procedures.
Home Skinovations is the global Leader in professional aesthetic devices for home use. Home Skinovations manufactures the Gilde, Flash&Go and SensEpil at home permanent hair removal devices, FaceFX and ReVit anti-aging treatment and Blue for acne.
IonMed is a leader in bringing a plasma-based technology to advanced clinical stages with the BioWeld1 proprietary technology. The company's cold plasma device, Bioweld1, along with dedicated disposable tips and a biological film, is ideally suited for wound and surgical incision closure and skin graft fixation, with additional clinical applications in development. The device is pending CE.
Invasix develops products for minimally invasive cosmetic surgery based on patented proprietary RFAL (Radiofrequency Assisted LipoTightening) technology. Invasix aesthetic devices creates a whole new category of minimally invasive body recontouring and firming procedures offering reliable and effective applications for physicians, and safety and comfort for patients.
Iluminage Beauty is a leader in the design, development and distribution of advanced at-home beauty care. The Company's products are based on clinically proven technologies derived from the professional medical aesthetic device market, enabling patients to achieve professional-like results in an at-home setting.
Innogen Technologies is a leading R&D company in the field of hair loss and hair growth treatments. Based in Yokneam, Israel, our mission is to introduce a novel and revolutionary approach to hair loss, addressing the needs of both men and women.
With thorough knowledge and experience in the Medi-Aesthetic industry, Innogen focuses to deliver effective and safe energy-based-solutions for the professionals.
Lumenis is a global leader in the field of minimally-invasive clinical solutions for the Surgical, Ophthalmology and Aesthetic markets. Lumenis is known for its innovative energy-based technologies, including Laser, Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) and Radio-Frequency (RF).
Syneron Medical is a leading global aesthetic device company with a comprehensive product portfolio and a global distribution footprint. The Company's technology enables physicians to provide advanced solutions for a broad range of medical-aesthetic applications including body contouring, hair removal, wrinkle reduction, improving the skin's appearance through the treatment of superficial benign vascular and pigmented lesions, and the treatment of acne, leg veins and cellulite. The Company sells its products under two distinct brands, Syneron and Candela.
Venus Concept develops anti-aging products based on Radio Frequency technology.