YOKNEAM, Israel, May 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Syneron Medical Ltd. (NASDAQ:ELOS), the leading global aesthetic device company, announced today the successful launch of Syneron Beauty's me smooth At-Home Professional Hair Removal System and the Pearl Brilliant White Ionic Teeth Whitening System on QVC®. Syneron Beauty sold in the 24 hour launch event more than 10,000 and 17,000 units of the me smooth and Pearl Brilliant White systems, respectively*.
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Fabian Tenenbaum, Chief Executive Officer of Syneron Beauty, said "We are very pleased with this initial launch of our products, which corresponded with the North American release of the latest versions of our popular me at-home hair removal system and Pearl teeth whitening system. We benefitted from the opportunity to educate consumers on the innovative technologies behind our products, including the elos technology in the me hair-removal system, which is based on the leading professional products sold by Syneron Medical. We look forward to further leveraging our strong brand and technology as the launch continues."
The me smooth will be available at prestige beauty retailers including Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus, Bloomingdales, Ulta, Sephora and Space NK as well as on QVC and mePower.com. The Pearl Ionic Teeth Whitening Systems, Brilliant White and Gentle White, are available at prestige beauty retailers including Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus, Bloomingdales and Ulta, as well as on IonicPearl.com.
Dr. Shimon Eckhouse, Chief Executive Officer of Syneron Medical, said, "The launch of the me smooth system in U.S. is a significant milestone, marking the first elos-based home-use product sold in this market. We are very pleased with the successful initial launch, which also includes the prestige beauty retail sales channel. Combined with the early success of the new Pearl Brilliant White system, we remain on track to reach breakeven performance in Syneron Beauty in 2013."
About Syneron Beauty
Syneron Beauty is a pioneer in the design, development and distribution of energy-based consumer aesthetic products. 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. Syneron Beauty currently markets the me brand of home-use hair removal systems (www.mePower.com), the Pearl family of teeth whitening products and the Tanda family of home-use light therapy products. Syneron Beauty is based in New York and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Syneron Medical Ltd. (ELOS).
About Syneron Medical Ltd.
Syneron Medical Ltd. (NASDAQ: ELOS) is the 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, rejuvenation of 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. Founded in 2000, the corporate, R&D, and manufacturing headquarters for Syneron Medical Ltd. are located in Israel. Syneron also has R&D and manufacturing operations in the US. The Company markets, services and supports its products in 90 countries. It has offices in North America, France, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Spain, UK, Australia, China, Japan, and Hong Kong and distributors worldwide.
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