Newport Beach Dermatology Blog


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 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


My patients rely on my expertise to look younger without downtime. Dermal fillers are amongst the most popular cosmetic treatments for lines and wrinkles, yet I found that I was not able to achieve the desired results with traditional techniques. My innovative AmpliPhi dermal filler treatment is the solution that my patients deserve. What is AmpliPhi? AmpliPhi… Read More

Laser vein treatment Corona Del Mar, CA

My patients trust me to help them improve aspects of their appearances that make them feel less attractive. Although spider veins do not pose a medical concern, I understand that these networks of small visible veins make almost anyone feel uncomfortable. My spider vein treatments eliminate the problem without downtime. How Spider Veins Develop To understand… Read More

UltraPulse® FX Corona Del Mar, CA

The month of April is named after the goddess Aphrodite to celebrate beauty, and I work with men and women to find solutions that provide unbelievable results without surgery. One of my favorite treatments is UltraPulse® FX, a skin resurfacing system that delivers long-lasting, anti-aging corrections. The UltraPulse® FX Difference UltraPulse® FX is a CO2… Read More

KYBELLA® Double Chin Treatment ORANGE COUNTY, CA

With the warmer weather comes a change in our wardrobes, and you can no longer hide that double chin with thick scarves and other accessories. Fortunately, eliminating your double chin does not mean invasive plastic surgery thanks to my treatments with Kybella®. What Causes a Double Chin? The area just under your chin to the… Read More

Cellulite Treatment Newport Beach CA

I help men and women address problems with their bodies that keep them from looking and feeling their best. My experience with body contouring has brought me together with people who have followed a healthy lifestyle, yet still, have issues that cannot be resolved. One such problem is cellulite, and I want to share why… Read More

Intense Pulse Light or IPL Newport Beach CA

Age spots are one of the many types of sun damage that develop on your skin. Although the spots appear on the surface of the skin, the damage is in the deeper layers, and it may have happened years before you can visibly see the dark spot. Also known as liver spots and solar lentigo, age… Read More