Dr. U Receives the Real Self 100 Award

Dr. Umar Receives the Prestigious RealSelf 100 Award

DR. UMAR RECOGNIZED AS TOP SPECIALIST BY REALSELF Dr. Umar of FineTouch Dermatology is one of 100 doctors in the United States to receive the prestigious RealSelf 100 Award. The top 100 doctors out of more than 6,000 board certified specialists with a presence on RealSelf are distinguished with the award. RealSelf is the leading online community

Winter - Skin Care Tips

What Rosacea Patients Should Know About Treating Winter Skin Dryness

The colder winter months can facilitate dry skin, even for those who live here in Los Angeles.  But this experience is more severe for those with Rosacea. Rosacea is a chronic skin condition marked by flare ups of skin flushing.  It affects 14 million people in the United States. The tiny blood vessels close to


Are Smartphone Apps That Diagnose Skin Conditions Reliable?

“There’s an app for the that.” In this case, it’s apps for health and wellness. New smartphone healthcare apps that cover an array of healthcare concerns are infiltrating the market. This bring an aspect of medical care to the comforts of home and the office. However, physicians and dermatologists worry that smartphone apps that diagnose

Laser Skin Treatment to Cure Rosacea Symptoms

Rosacea is an embarrassing condition. Frequently mistaken for adult acne, this chronic inflammatory skin disease can flare up unpredictably, for weeks or months on end. The sufferer feels humiliated and helpless, at the mercy of minimally effective topical and oral retinoids or antibiotics. Now, there is a better way to take care of Rosacea—laser skin

Is Poikiloderma Caused By Sun Damage?

Some may not even recognize it as a skin condition, as we live in a sunbathing culture where age spots and redness abound. And although poikiloderma is not harmful and is not considered a disease (but rather, a response pattern of the skin), many find it cosmetically displeasing. Is the condition caused by sun damage?

What Is Skin Melanoma?

Title: What Is Skin Melanoma? Melanoma is a serious kind of skin cancer that can affect our skin, but also spread to your bones and organs. Melanoma is cured by spending too much time under the sun, causing normal skin cells to become abnormal. Once these cells are effected, they rapidly grow out of control and

Los Angeles patient treated for Poikiloderma

Los Angeles Dermatologist: Poikiloderma Treatment with V-Beam Laser

The term Poikiloderma refers to the the condition that involves the mottling of sun exposed areas of the skin, most especially the décolleté chest. The skin changes as a result of chronic, long term exposure to the sun, in addition to normal aging. It manifests as redness is created by widened capillaries, as well as

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FineTouch Dermatologist: Regain Your Confidence

At FineTouch Dermatology, our mantra is to reveal to the world the best you can be physically by usign the most minimally invasive state of the art techniques. Whether your skin has endured sun damage, Rosacea, broken capillaries, hyper-pigmentation or acne, FineTouch Dermatology can rejuvenate and restore it to its natural beauty. We specialize in