Merz Pharma Group is buying Anteis S.A. for an undisclosed amount.

Anteis, headquartered in Plan-les-Ouates, Switzerland, develops and manufactures medical devices for aesthetics, including Belotero Balance, a skin filler.

Frankfurt, Germany-based Merz develops and commercializes aesthetic dermatology and neurology treatments. In July, Merz picked up Neocutis S.A., which makes topical skincare products. 

The company got into and lost a bidding war with Valeant Pharmaceutical for Obagi Medical Products Inc., which makes a line of skincare products, in April. The company also U.S. operations in Greensboro, N.C.  

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