Newport Beach Dermatology Blog

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

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

Microneedling NEWPORT BEACH, CA

There are so many ways we use needles. We sew our clothes with them, we get tattoos with them, we poke our faces with them to be more beautiful. Wait, what? If you’ve never heard of microneedling, you might think it’s a joke. Who would want to purposefully poke little holes in their faces? Thankfully,… Read More

Skin Maintenance & Preventive Care NEWPORT BEACH, CA

Have you ever found your skin suddenly angry and red? Sometimes, it takes a little bit of backtracking to figure out why it’s acting out. Sometimes the culprit is a new cleanser that seemed fine until a few hours later. Other times, it could be active ingredients, like an at-home chemical exfoliating treatment with higher… Read More

Dermal Fillers NEWPORT BEACH, CA

Have you ever gone to shake someone’s hand and realized you regret your decision? As we age we change, but sometimes in ways we’re not so happy with. Sure, we get more confident and sure of who we are as we age, but when did we get self-conscious about our hands? If your hands are… Read More

Skin Care Corona Del Mar, CA

There are so many factors when it comes to having good skin, whether we’re talking about acne or wrinkles. Genetics, sun exposure, and even diet can contribute to “bad skin,” “good skin,” or even “great skin.” We’re convinced that people who say they have great skin due to genetics are probably just hiding their secret… Read More

Skin Care Corona Del Mar, CA

We always love to see skin transform and improve, which is why we do what we do. But, did you know that there’s something you might not be doing, that could be sabotaging the results of your favorite products and treatments? No matter how many chemical peels you have, or how perfect your skin brightening… Read More

The health question we at Bonakdar Institute are asked the most often is definitely “how can I slow down and reverse aging?” While aging is a natural process, there are things we can do to slow down the process and keep both a youthful appearance and youthful, functioning body. We are learning that pre-mature aging is… Read More

Botox Newport Beach CA

Botox makes the world go ‘round, or so it feels in our office. Botox is a very popular anti-aging treatment that helps minimize “movement wrinkles” and may even help prevent the formation of new movement wrinkles with extended use. So many of us are exposed to a new level of beauty through Instagram bloggers, who… Read More

Facials & Peels ORANGE COUNTY, CA

YouTube gives us so many amazing makeup tutorials, but how can we separate the good skincare advice from the bad? You can’t even trust that YouTubers look how they look due to skin-perfecting filters that can be placed right in front of their camera lense. It’s enough to drive us batty. But just because you… Read More

Skincare ORANGE COUNTY, CA

  Skincare represents the largest segment of the cosmetic industry. I meet with men and women who are looking for products that promise to eliminate acne, reduce wrinkles, brighten complexions and much more. Chances are that you are one of the many consumers that have tried a product based on promises, only to be disappointed with… Read More