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 helping people make confident choices in elective cosmetic procedures.

Dr. Umar is a board certified Los Angeles dermatologist and surgical dermatologist who is an expert in skin rejuvenation and follicular unit extraction (FUE) hair transplants. He is board certified by American Board of Dermatology and American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Umar has 12 years of experience providing cosmetic and aesthetic medical services. He is a member of American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), American Society of Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) and Fellow, American Academy of Dermatology (FAAD).

Dr. Umar has hospital affiliations at Torrance Memorial Medical Center and Little Company Of Mary in Torrance California. Dr. Umar is also a faculty member at the Harbor University of California, Los Angeles Dermatology department. Additionally, Dr. Umar is highly focused on research and teaches others in the field about FUE.

Dr. Umar with his staff.

Dr. Umar with his staff.


The RealSelf 100 Award is granted to doctors who demonstrate outstanding commitment to patient education and helping millions of consumers get access to reliable, expert information about cosmetic procedures, treatments and aesthetic concerns. Dr. Umar is an expert contributor to RealSelf, and to date has posted 945 answers to questions on RealSelf.

Each month people from all over world ask important aesthetic-related questions, such as “Is there a way to minimize the appearance of wrinkles?” “Can you suggest ways to avoid and treat large pores on face?” and “Am I Developing Melasma?” Dr. Umar also maintains a patient star rating of 4.5 out of five stars in RealSelf reviews. Dr. Umar was invited to join RealSelf in 2009, and has achieved “Distinguished Member” status.


FineTouch Dermatology clinic has offices in both Redondo Beach and Beverly Hills. The dual offices are convenient to the South Bay, Palos Verdes Peninsula, Orange County, Santa Monica and the Los Angeles basin. Additionally, many patients fly to Los Angeles for his expertise from other national and international cities. Dr. Umar offers consultations and treatment options for numerous skin conditions.

He gives accurate recommendations to patients on what will work best for their goals and skin issues. Often treatment solutions vary immensely based on the severity of the skin condition and patient. He has an array of patient photos and videos that demonstrate his expertise and artistry to give potential patients a better idea of his services. One very important factor to consider is finding a Los Angeles dermatologist who is familiar with an array of skin tones.

In Los Angeles, the demographic has numerous ethnicities. Treatments that may work wonders on Caucasians may have poor results for African-Americans, Asians and Hispanics/Latinos. Genetics and skin are paramount to decipher the best plan of action.

For more information on past patient testimonials, read https://www.finetouchdermatology.com/testimonials/. To make an appointment at FineTouch Dermatology with Dr. Umar, call (310) 318-1500 or (877) 337-6424.