Solta Medical Transitions Leadership Team

Chairman, President & CEO Stephen J. Fanning To Assume Day-to-Day Operating Responsibilities

COO Clint Carnell Named CEO at MyoScience, Inc.

Mar 18, 2011, 06:30 ET from Solta Medical, Inc.

HAYWARD, Calif., March 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Solta Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: SLTM) today announced that Clint Carnell is resigning as Chief Operating Officer to become Chief Executive Officer at MyoScience, Inc., a privately-held clinical stage company developing products for aesthetic medicine. Solta's Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Stephen J. Fanning, is assuming Mr. Carnell's responsibilities and the company does not intend to name a replacement for Mr. Carnell at this time.

"I want to thank Clint for his many contributions to Solta.  In the last five years Clint was instrumental in helping us double our revenue and transition Solta into the premier leader in the aesthetic device industry," said Mr. Fanning.  "During the past few years, Solta has recruited a significant number of highly qualified senior executives in virtually every business discipline.  I am personally very excited about working directly with these individuals to continue to build momentum in the marketplace and execute our growth strategy."

About Solta Medical, Inc.

Solta Medical, Inc. is a global leader in the medical aesthetics market providing innovative, safe, and effective solutions for patients that enhance and expand the practice of medical aesthetics for physicians. The company offers products to address a range of skin issues under the industry's four premier brands: Thermage®, Fraxel®, Isolaz®, and CLARO®. Thermage is an innovative, non-invasive radiofrequency procedure for tightening and contouring skin. As the leader in fractional laser technology, Fraxel delivers minimally invasive clinical solutions to resurface aging and sun damaged skin. Isolaz is a laser or light based system indicated for the treatment of inflammatory acne, comedonal acne, pustular acne, and mild-to-moderate inflammatory acne. CLARO is a personal care acne system that is the first FDA cleared over-the-counter IPL device that uses a powerful combination of both heat and light to clear skin quickly and naturally. Since 2002, over one million Thermage, Fraxel and Isolaz procedures have been performed in over 100 countries. For more information about Solta Medical, call 1-877-782-2286 or log on to www.Solta.com.

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