Newport Beach Dermatology Blog


Cellulite can prevent you from donning a swimsuit and enjoying the summer. These embarrassing skin ripples cause many men and women to be self-conscious of certain parts of their body. Contour Wave Therapy can reduce the appearance of cellulite and give you back your confidence. Our expert dermatologist at the Bonakdar Institute offers Contour Wave… Read More

The Bonakdar Institute offers BOTOX® Cosmetic days to help you reach that youthful look you’ve been wanting for years. On June 1 and 15, you can enjoy discounts on this popular injectable with our cosmetic dermatologist. Dr. Monica Bonakdar injects up to 40,000 units of  BOTOX® Cosmetic per year. Because of her expertise, she is an… Read More

Many things can affect the way your skin looks and feels. Age is generally the most prominent factor, but sun exposure, arid climates, sleep deprivation and even stress can cause anything from fine lines to severe wrinkles. If you live in the Orange County or Newport Beach areas, Bonakdar Institute can help you get smooth,… Read More

Bonakdar Institute offers our Orange County and Corona Del Mar patients an array of laser skin care options that can help with anything from sun damage to sagging skin.  These state-of-the-art services are incredibly popular because they provide patients with painless, beautiful results without the need for scalpels, sutures or downtime. Dr. Monica Bonakdar offers… Read More

Many of our Newport Beach and Orange County patients choose BOTOX® injections to treat their unwanted facial wrinkles. BOTOX® is a popular choice around the country thanks to its proven results, convenience and affordability. We are commonly asked how long BOTOX® results last. While there are some commonalities in the longevity of BOTOX® results, the… Read More

To all our friends, associates and clients who attended Bonakdar Institute’s “Key to Ageless Beauty” Open House, we’d like to extend our heartfelt thanks! Roughly 80 visitors from Newport Beach, Orange County and beyond came to learn about new cosmetic dermatology advancements and the latest services offered by Dr. Monica Bonakdar. Spending personal time with… Read More

Childbirth, aging and menopause bring many unwelcomed changes to the female anatomy and function. These changes include loss of genital muscle tone and thinning of the mucosal walls resulting in vaginal laxity, vaginal dryness, diminished sexual gratification and urinary incontinence. The overwhelming majority of women who suffer from these changes feel defeated and decline surgical… Read More

Our eyes may be the windows into the soul, but our hands tell the story of our age. Despite your best efforts to maintain a youthful appearance, the mismatch between a young face and old hands is a dead giveaway to how old you really are. Luckily, Bonakdar Institute offers our Orange County and Newport… Read More

The field of cosmetic dermatology is constantly advancing with new techniques, procedures and technological innovations. If you want to learn more modern cosmetic procedures in a friendly, pressure-free environment, join us at Bonakdar Institute’s “Key to Ageless Beauty” Open House on Thursday, February 25th. These annual events fill quickly, so RSVP now to secure your… Read More

Are you ready to woo your Valentine with irresistibly kissable lips? There’s plenty of time to get your lips ready for February’s romantic holiday. If you live in Newport Beach or Orange County, Bonakdar Institute can help you get the plump, luscious lips you’ve always wanted with Juvederm Ultra XC non-surgical lip augmentation. We’re not… Read More