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Radiesse Treats Laugh Lines From Acne Scars – Before and After

  • Acne Scar Tissue| Skin Creases Around Mouth

The term, laugh lines often refers to the grooves which form around the sides of the nose and mouth. These depressions are also known as nasolabial folds which become more pronounced over time due to volume loss in the lower face. However, the young patient shown here was experiencing the formation of laugh lines, not because of age, but because of acne scar tissue. Acne Scars and Laugh Lines Acne scars develop when the skin becomes damaged during the inflammatory process. The immune system attempts to destroy bacteria within the acne. And in so doing, the skin becomes swollen and […]

Los Angeles Patient Achieves A Straighter Nose Without Surgery – Video Results

  • Radiesse for a Straighter Nose

It is common for many people to feel that the shape of their nose could be improved. Thanks to a dermal filler known as Radiesse, it is now possible for individuals to refine the contour of their nose quickly, without the downtime and expense of surgery. A non-surgical nose job with this injection can be performed for cases where there is a bump, low nose bridge, droopy tip or crooked asymmetric shape. In cases where patients want a smaller nose, tissue needs to be removed. Therefore, conventional rhinoplasty is recommended. This video shows an example of a patient who underwent […]

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. […]

Men’s Skin Health Awareness Boosted by Video-Based Dermatology Education

  • Wrinkle Removal Results| Los Angeles

MEN’S SKIN HEALTH AWARENESS INCREASED BY EDUCATION Video-based dermatology education tools improve skin health awareness in men, according to study findings published in the April issue of JAMA Dermatology. Researchers from Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane, Australia, revealed in a recent study the importance of male video-based dermatology education. Videos targeting men not only improved men’s skin health understanding of potential issues, they also increased attendance at whole-body clinical skin examinations. The randomized clinical trial of men ages 50 or older assessed attendance at and clinical outcomes of clinical skin exams. The findings disclosed that older male patients who […]

AKN Surgery Treats Scalp Lesions for Acne Keloidalis Nuchae: Video Results

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Dr. Umar has helped many patients who suffer from acne keloidalis nuchae (AKN) with AKN surgery. Acne keloidalis nuchae is a severe type of type of folliculitis. This chronic inflammatory condition affects hair follicles and appears as pustules, papules, scalp lesions and scalp plagues. Dr. Umar tailors his surgical procedures to individuals with a variety of AKN nonsurgical treatments and AKN surgical treatments. AKN SURGERY OPTIONS ADDRESSING SCALP LESIONS AND PLAGUES Despite the difficult aspects for treating acne keloidalis nuchae, there are viable treatment options for each stage of severity. AKN surgical treatments include posterior hairline migration, serial excisions and […]

Why Eyelash Transplant Surgery Was The Best Choice For This Patient

  • Patient's Eyelashes Before Her Transplant Surgery

Currently, there are many ways to achieve the look of longer lashes. These can include the use of mascara and false lashes which require the use of adhesives. Before her surgery, the patient in this video relied on extensions. Extensions are similar to the concept of false lashes. Hair strands are professionally attached to the eyelash shafts, extending the length of each one. Although extensions can look quite realistic and convincing, routine visits to the salon are needed. And these costs can add up over time, as this patient explains. Furthermore, many beauty experts and medical professionals are warning individuals […]

Non-Surgical Nose Job Using Radiesse to Augment the Nasal Bridge for Asian Nose

  • Los Angeles Patient Before Her Non-Surgical Nose Job With Radiesse

This patient had trouble with the length and height of her nose bridge–it was too short and flat to hold up her glasses, which are worn daily for her job. She needed them to stop sliding down her nose, but didn’t want a dramatic physical change. Additionally, she wanted to avoid undergoing a surgical nose job. Subtle, simple, and effective were her main goals. About Radiesse Non-Surgical Nose Job Radiesse is a thick, calcium hydroxyapatite filler that is administered through injection. Its consistency is similar to peanut butter. This firm compound is designed to mold into a frame-like collagen support […]

Eyebrow Hair Transplant Uses 300 FUE Grafts of Leg Hair

  • Male Patient Before FUE Eyebrow Transplant

This patient had genetically thin eyebrows and wanted to do something about it. They made him feel self-conscious, especially after his brother teased him about their sparseness. Over the years, they continued to grow thinner and thinner. The patient, an advocate of health and fitness, says, “I want to look and feel good. I really like how prominent eyebrows frame the face and give a more youthful look.” His wife accompanied him during the first interview portion of the video, and confirmed that his lack of eyebrow hair has always bothered him. She supports his decision. “If the technology is […]

Eyebrow Transplant with uGraft Creates New Brows

  • Tattooed Brows Before Transplantation With Nape Hair

This patient was a typical woman dealing with another of the effects of aging–loss of eyebrow hair. Part of the loss stemmed from years of grooming and plucking. But it was also largely caused by the hormonal changes and general hair loss we begin to notice with age. For a while, she spent a portion of her morning makeup routine using cosmetic pencil to fill her sparse brows and give them the desired shape. When this grew too tiresome, she turned to eyebrow tattooing. She found that this was also only a temporary fix because the ink would fade in […]

Dr. Umar on Tom Joyner Radio Show to Discuss Hair Transplantation

  • Radio Host Tom Joyner Interviews Dr. Umar

The highly rated Tom Joyner Radio Show welcomed Dr. Umar as their guest physician for the “Get Well Wednesday” segment. The segment offers helpful insights into a particular area of health for the show’s 8 million regular listeners. This week’s six-minute installment covered an array of topics with concern to hair loss and hair transplantation. Dr. Umar, a dermatologist who is known worldwide for his advancements in hair restoration, was the perfect physician to interview. Questions asked on the show ranged from celebrity treatment and success rates to traction alopecia in women and complications of the procedure. Between these inquiries, […]