Cosmetic and Medical Dermatology La Jolla Blog

Providing Cosmetic Rejuvenation to La Jolla, San Diego, & other nearby areas

August 11, 2017

If you are beginning to see signs of aging in the face, such as cheeks that are starting to droop, thinning lips, sunken temples, or deep nasolabial folds, then you may be a great candidate for a Juvederm dermal filler. Juvederm is highly effective and provides immediate results, making it extremely popular among men and women who want subtle enhancement or anti-aging effects without the need for surgery.

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July 11, 2017

Restylane is a hyaluronic acid based dermal filler well known for its ability to restore volume and reduce the appearance of nasolabial folds and marionette lines. Did you know that there are many more uses for Restylane, though?

Here are 5 lesser known ways to use restylane good for lip augmentation

1. Lip

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June 16, 2017

Our newest cosmetic laser is the Lumenis ResurFX, which we are excited to add to our roster of skincare treatments. ResurFX is a non-ablative fractional resurfacing laser with built-in cooling technology for enhanced patient comfort. It is very effective and only requires one pass, which not only saves you time but reduces any risk of complication from multiple passes.

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April 17, 2017

San Diego fat transferFat transfer can yield amazing results. This cosmetic treatment also comes with many benefits. But how safe, exactly, is fat transfer?

Fat transfer is a rejuvenating procedure that restores dwindling facial volume using your own fat cells. Fat tissue is taken from another area on your body,

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April 11, 2017

San Diego tumescent liposuctionIf you have stubborn areas of fat that don't seem to budge despite your best efforts, we know all too well how frustrating that can be. Fortunately, tumescent liposuction can help you get the figure you've been working so hard to get. But what, exactly, is tumescent

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March 24, 2017

Fat transfer in San Diego CAFat beneath the skin of your face depletes over time. Fat loss is the primary reason the face seems to deflate and droop in advanced age. Perky, firm pads of fat beneath your cheeks eventually descend.

This loss of volume not only changes the shape of your face, it also allows deep furrows and

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February 28, 2017

Tumescent liposuction requires only local anesthetic. The tumescent fluid itself leads to a less traumatic, more efficient fat removal

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January 24, 2017

If you have wrinkles, crow's feet, or fine lines that you want to be free from, BOTOX® Cosmetic can help you achieve your aesthetic goals. BOTOX® Cosmetic not only stops the ability for your muscles to contract which limits your skin's ability to wrinkle, but also has many other uses. Find out more about them here:

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December 22, 2016

San Diego BOTOX

Considering BOTOX® Cosmetic for the New Year? If you've never experienced this injectable before, you may be wondering about what to expect and how to find the right provider. BOTOX® softens lines formed by years of facial expressions, with the end result being a fresh, rejuvenated appearance.

Here are some questions you should ask a

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December 16, 2016

San Diego Skin Treatment

For most of us, the mild, temperate and sunny climate is one of the things we love about living in La Jolla and San Diego. While we are spared from sub-zero temps and snow storms that other parts of the country are experiencing, you still may find yourself with dry, cracked and parched skin during the winter.

Many of us heat

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