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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 […]

Laser Tattoo Removal of Black Ink on Abdomen – Before & After

  • Tattoo Removal| Laser Treatment - Greater Los Angeles Area

This patient had laser tattoo removal for tattoo removal on her lower abdomen. She underwent four treatments of laser tattoo removal using the Nd-YAG laser. Complete tattoo ink removal required four Nd-YAG laser treatments at FineTouch Dermatology with Dr. Umar. LASER TATTOO REMOVAL WITH ND-YAG LASER The most common form of tattoo removal is with lasers, such as the Nd-YAG laser. “LASER” is an acronym for Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation. Lasers produce pulses of light energy that pass through layers of the skin. How deep they penetrate is dependent upon their nanometer strength. The energy is absorbed by […]

How Eyelash Hair Transplant Results Can Save Time and Money

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Many advertisements for mascaras claim to help make lashes look longer.  Realistically, what happens is that the formulation is able to coat the thin ends of the eyelash hairs that is normally not visible to the naked eye. And this can create the appearance of longer lengths. However, the effect of cosmetics is limited if the individual already has short hairs to begin with. Women also have the option of using false lash strips. But many people find that they are not convenient for daily usage. Eyelash extensions can be worn for considerable lengths of time (usually around several weeks). […]

FUE uGraft Facilitates Eyebrow Transplant Using 300 Leg Donors

Naturally thin eyebrows made this patient feel self-conscious about his appearance; especially with his recognition that eyebrows are a major factor in the design and aesthetics of a person’s face. “I really like how prominent eyebrows frame the face and give a more youthful look,” he said. His consciousness of how sparse they were only became worse when his brother teased him a few years ago about not having eyebrows. They’ve continued to thin out since then. His wife was sitting beside him while he answered a few initial questions. She confirmed that his eyebrow hair loss has made him […]

Full Eyebrows Created with FUE Eyebrow Hair Transplant

  • Fuller Eyebrows With FUE Surgery

This patient was just like most other women in their 40’s and 50’s–beginning to see a noticeable amount of eyebrow thinning. While over-tweezing for many years was one factor in the cause, a perhaps greater factor was aging. Hormonal fluxes that lead to general hair loss is a result of growing older. She first attempted a daily makeup routine involving the tedious application of eyebrow pencil. After this, she moved on to give eyebrow tattooing a try. While the tattoos took the shape she wanted and filled in the empty space, they looked harsh and unlike real hair. They also […]

Asian Nose Bridge Enhanced Through Non-Surgical Nose Job with Radiesse

  • Los Angeles Patient- Nonsurgical Nose Job

This patient has to wear glasses for her job, but she was facing a problem–the flatness and shortness of her nasal bridge caused them to constantly slide down. She needed to correct this nuisance, but wanted to avoid rhinoplasty or any other kind of surgery. She wanted to find a simple procedure that would not create a drastic aesthetic change to her face, but would yet raise and elongate her nose bridge subtly enough to support her glasses. Watch the video of her results. How Non-Surgical Nose Job with Radiesse Works Radiesse injections are referred to as the “liquid facelift.” […]

Botox Patient Switches to Belotero Injections to Treat Crow’s Feet

  • Wrinkle Removal Results| Los Angeles

This patient was a routine user of Botox injections to treat the fine lines around his eyes called crow’s feet. However, he recently made the switch to Belotero injections instead. He decided to steer away from his usual use of neurotoxin treatments like Botox and Dysport. And he did not want laser rejuvenation. Thus, a hylauronic acid filler was his answer. Between Juvederm, Restylane, and Belotero, the third was the best choice due to a few advantages. Advantages of Belotero Injections Belotero was granted FDA approval in 2011. It is gaining popularity for use in the smoothing of very superficial […]

Belotero Procedure – Before and After Frown Line and Forehead Wrinkle Treatment

  • Los Angeles Patient Receives Treatment For Frown Lines

This patient at Fine Touch Dermatology had faint lines on her forehead and in between her brows. These wrinkles are caused by facial muscles. Initially they are seen when the individual is moving their forehead or furrowing their brows. Over time, repeat movements can cause these wrinkles to become ingrained on the skin’s surface. The patient did not want to use a neuromuscular injection like Botox or Dysport. She simply wanted a way to make the lines disappear. Since these creases were quite shallow, Belotero was used to fill them in. Belotero As A New Type of Hyaluronic Acid Filler Like […]

Los Angeles Leg Vein Removal – Before and After

  • Leg Vein Removal for Smoother Legs

Leg veins become visible as a result of dysfunctional valves within the blood vessels. These valves help the blood move in a single direction back up to the heart after they have delivered oxygen to cells in the body.  But they can become weak due to factors like genetics or ongoing pressure.  This causes blood to flow downwards and collect in the lower part of the body. When this happens, reddish or bluish veins can be seen on the skin’s surface. Leg vein removal procedures can help restore a normal looking appearance. Here is an image where veins are visible […]