Newport Beach Dermatology Blog

COSMETIC DERMATOLOGY AND SKIN CARE for NEWPORT BEACH, CORONA DEL MAR & ORANGE COUNTY, CA

What is an o-shot?

O-shot is the answer to the silent epidemic affecting women after childbirth and with menopause. An epidemic so silent that most people consider it part of their normal aging. Over 60% of women in their lifetime will suffer from unwelcomed symptoms such as decreased libido, diminished sexual pleasure, and urinary incontinence. Sadly, only 15% of… Read More

What is aging

Although everyone is familiar with aging, defining it is not so straightforward. The term “aging” refers to the biological process of growing older in a deleterious sense. When we hear the word “aging”, we think of our grandparents and great-grandparents at the last stages of their lives, when they were no longer useful to society… Read More

What is beauty

Have you ever wondered what beauty is? Does beauty mean the same thing to all people? It is not a cultural construction, and an invention of the fashion industry, nor a backlash against feminism. Beauty is an essential and ineradicable part of human nature that is revered and ferociously pursued in nearly every civilization, and… Read More

Face Treatments ORANGE COUNTY, CA

You may be tempted to set yourself new fitness goals, like starting up Pilates or heading out on morning runs. And while we applaud your effort to keep yourself healthy, we have to wonder if you are thinking of your skin’s fitness as well. After you’ve had a treatment with us, it’s important to take… Read More

CoolSculpting ORANGE COUNTY, CA

You may have heard about CoolSculpting and thought it was too good to be true. No downtime? No surgery? We completely understand why you’d be a little skeptical. But, believe it. While we couldn’t believe it at first either, we are completely on the CoolSculpting train now. This amazing treatment can help remove stubborn pockets… Read More

Skin Maintenance & Preventive Care ORANGE COUNTY, CA

You may be tempted to set yourself new fitness goals, like starting up Pilates or heading out on morning runs. And while we applaud your effort to keep yourself healthy, we have to wonder if you are thinking of your skin’s fitness as well. After you’ve had a treatment with us, it’s important to take… Read More

Laser Hair Removal ORANGE COUNTY, CA

The weather is cooling down and some people use that cooler weather as an excuse to stop taking care of themselves. Here comes party season, hot-tub season, and vacations designed to get us out into the world. If you’re tired of shaving your legs every morning, or just ready to say goodbye to the little… Read More

Facials & Peels ORANGE COUNTY, CA

What do you do when your skin looks like it needs hydration, nourishment, a resurfacing treatment, and a rejuvenating deep-cleansing mask? It might sound like a busy night with a lot of skincare products from your bathroom drawers, but those products still might not be enough. Or worse, they may not work together as you… Read More

Botox NEWPORT BEACH, CA

We all age, and we’re grateful for the opportunity. But, that doesn’t mean that we love our wrinkles. If you have some deeper-set wrinkles that drive you crazy, there’s Botox to help banish them (for a time). But, did you know that Botox is so much more than a beautifying treatment? Though Botox has a… Read More

Spider Veins & Broken Blood Vessels ORANGE COUNTY, CA

Our blood does so much for us. It brings our cells oxygen and helps keep our skin beautiful and glowing. As the pathway for blood, our veins are important in keeping our bodies working as they should. Our veins are easy to ignore when they’re working properly. It’s when our veins start acting up that… Read More