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How A Dermal Filler Created A Straighter Nose Without Surgery – Before and After Photos

  • Radiesse FAQ| Greater Los Angeles

Not everyone is born with a nose that they are completely happy with. And now, individuals have the option of making changes and adjustments with the help of cosmetic procedures. For many years, surgical rhinoplasty has been the only option for patients. But now, it is possible to choose a relatively quick, easy and cost-effective treatment with a dermal filler called Radiesse. The patient shown in the photos below opted for this route. She did not like the bump on the bridge of her nose, preferring a straighter looking contour. Yet this patient did not feel prepared to undergo surgery. […]

Amazing Repair of Split Earlobes – Los Angeles Patient’s Results

  • Split Earlobe Reconstruction Surgery | Los Angeles

Earlobes can develop a split over time from wearing heavy jewelry over time. The weight pulls down at the piercing, creating a large tear. Based on research studies, it is also quite possible for the  nickel  content in metal posts to irritate the skin worsen the damage. Here is an example of a real life patient who experienced the formation of a split in her left earlobe. Although this occurrence may seem rather drastic and devastating, the good news is that damaged earlobes can be repaired through surgery. An Overview of Torn Earlobe Repair Fixing a torn earlobe can be […]

Remarkable Repair of Torn Earlobes – Before and After Video

  • Surgical Repair of Split Earlobes| Before & Afte Photos

Many women enjoy wearing earrings on a regular basis. However, with heavier pieces, there is the chance of developing a split in one or both of the earlobes. The patient in this video is an example. A tear formed in her left earlobe. However, she underwent surgical repair performed by Dr. U. As a result, she was able to have a normal looking appearance restored. The Basic Process  of Split Earlobe Repair Surgery Torn earlobes actually occur more often than most people realize. Therefore, procedures for repairing them have become quite common and  consist of the following set of steps. […]

Fraxel Dual Helps Actress Achieve Picture Perfect Skin – Before and After

  • Brown Spots on Face| Clear Complexion

The young woman in these photos is an actress who underwent skin treatment with Fraxel Dual mainly to get rid of brown spots and achieve a bright, clear complexion. While make up is a tool of the trade for on screen entertainment professionals, having minimal blemishes to start with is important for flawless natural look on camera. According to Los Angeles dermatologist, Dr. Umar, the Fraxel Dual laser is an ideal tool for helping to optimize the skin from the inside out, prior to the application of makeup. Why Fraxel Dual Is So Effective As A Skin Treatment It is […]

Asclera Helps Patient Get Rid of Leg Veins Once and For All – Before and After

  • Spider Vein Removal|Los Angeles

Asclera injections for sclerotherapy, offer a minimally invasive way to clear unwanted leg veins. The patient in these photos found a new sense of freedom from her treatment performed by Los Angeles board certified dermatologist, Dr. Sanusi Umar. Leg veins are noticeable and unsightly. And many people feel the need to constantly wear long pants, leggings or hosiery to keep them concealed. Getting rid of leg veins offers more fashion choices in terms of both clothing and shoes. And during the warm summer months, this can be an enormous relief. What Is Asclera Asclera is the name brand for a […]

Acne Hope for Severe Acne, Nodulocystic Acne and Scars

  • Conquering Severe Acne| Laser Treatment Results

IMPROVING SEVERE ACNE AND ACNE SCARRING In most cases, patients with severe acne and nodulocystic acne are more concerned about severe acne scaring than the ongoing acne they experience. For severe acne and severe acne scarring, a significant portion of the face is affected and there is also a lot of pain and inflammation. Unless acne treatment is sought, it will not resolve on its own. Several modalities are available for severe acne treatment that address both the acne itself and acne scars. Acne occurs at various severity levels in patients, ranging from pimples and flare-ups to chronic breakouts and […]

Skin Clinic Advice on Summertime Skin Care, Wrinkles and Fraxel DUAL

  • Skincare and Sun Damage| Summer Months

Beauty and a youthful appearance are paramount in society, which you may be attempting to achieve or maintain with exercise, a healthy diet and a skin care regimen that includes daily sunscreen application and wrinkle treatment. However, consulting with a board certified dermatologist and skin clinic for advice is often times necessary to achieve your certain cosmetic goals. A dermatologist and skin clinic can be especially helpful in the summertime when skin issues such as meslasma, uneven skin tone and wrinkles often become more problematic. Los Angeles has numerous dermatologists and skin clinics to choose from, but you should specifically […]

Laser Skin Treatment Improves Photodamage in Asian patients

  • Asian Skin Type| Treatments With Laser

LASER SKIN TREATMENT OPTION FOR ASIAN SKIN TONES A low-energy, low-density 1,440 nanometer fractional laser is an effective laser skin treatment for treating photodamage in Asian patients, according to results of a small study. The patients had Fitzpatrick skin types III to V and had visible signs of photodamage. The patients were given four treatments with a 1,440 nanometer fractional laser at two-week intervals. Researchers from Hong Kong Dermatology and Laser Centre, Hong Kong, conducted a prospective single-arm study of 10 Chinese patients. The study was published online March 14 in Lasers in Surgery and Medicine. An important factor is […]

Nonsurgical Chin Augmentation Using Radiesse After Treatment

  • Stronger Chin|Using Radiesse

Nonsurgical Chin Augmentation to Improve Profile Since the jawline and chin are so important to symmetry, the wrong size or shape could be detrimental to the face. A nonsurgical chin augmentation using Radiesse is a safe and nearly painless procedure to improve facial symmetry and counteract sagging. This patient was not entirely sure of a permanent change and opted for a nonsurgical procedure. He has a weak chin and sagging jowls. Dermal fillers promote a healthier, more youthful facial appearance. Dermal fillers counteract sagging, loss of volume and wrinkles due to aging. Aging naturally reduces the amount of hyaluronic acid […]

Options for Removing Acne and Reducing Scars

  • Before & After Laser For Severe Acne Case

WHAT CAUSES ACNE AND HOW TO REMOVE STUBBORN PIMPLES Simply put, clogged follicles result in acne. Acne is a medical skin disease known as acne vulgaris that appears where there are prevalent sebaceous follicles, such as your face, back and chest. Acne varies from mild flare-ups with a few pimples to chronic breakouts with severe inflammation. Since acne at any level can cause acne scars, how to remove acne is a high priority if you are affected by it consistently. Acne typically appears during puberty due to hormonal fluctuations, though acne can occur at any age. Additional elements that contribute […]