Beauty and a youthful appearance are paramount in Los Angeles. Many residents try to achieve or maintain both beauty and youthfulness with exercise, a healthy diet and skin care regimen. However, often times consulting with a Los Angeles dermatologist and undergoing a treatment regimen is necessary to achieve certain goals. Numerous treatment and procedures are available to address acne, wrinkles, uneven skin tone, facial symmetry and an array of skin conditions. Additionally, innovations in dermatology also offer an array of options for surgical and non-surgical treatments.


Los Angeles has numerous dermatologists to choose from. The number of residents combined with a city that values beauty makes it a top market for dermatologists. The key is finding a Los Angeles dermatologist with expertise, artistry and skill. It’s also important to consult one with desired specialties for certain skin improvements and conditions.

Dr. Umar is a Board Certified Los Angeles dermatologist

Dr. Sanusi 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.

Dr. Sanusi Umar

Dr. Sanusi 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 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 has also received numerous press for his innovations of eyebrow restorations. His technique was featured on KNBC with Dr. Bruce Hensel, an Emmy-award-winning broadcaster and medical, science and health reporter. He also recently appeared on Good Morning America to discuss the growing trend of eyebrow transplants. The episode segment may be seen here.

Dr. Umar’s 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.


Radiant, smooth and blemish-free skin is achieved with numerous treatments. Dr. Umar uses his medical expertise to decipher the best treatment plan for individuals by focusing on:

  • Skin issue
  • Skin tone
  • Goal of patient
  • Efficacy of treatments

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. 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. Understanding genetics and skin nuances are paramount for a Los Angeles dermatologist to decipher the best plan of action.


Treatment of Skin Conditions

Aesthetic Enhancements

  • Chin enhancement
  • Lip enhancement
  • Non-surgical blepharoplasty
  • Non-surgical cheek Lift
  • Non-surgical chin Augmentation
  • Non-surgical jowl lift

Hair Transplants (Available through sister clinic, DermHair)

  • Follicular unit extraction
  • Body to hair transplantation
  • Eyebrow transplant
  • Eyelash transplant

Surgical Treatments

  • Liposuction
  • Split earlobe repair
  • Trichophytic closure

Dr. Umar offers consultations and treatment options for numerous skin conditions. 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. When looking for a Los Angeles dermatologist, he is among the best in the country.