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

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Welcome Jeuveau There are currently 4 FDA approved neurotoxins available in USA. First came Botox Cosmetic in 2002, then Dysport in 2009, then Xeomin in 2010. We haven’t had a new neurotoxin in almost a decade! Jeuveau became FDA approved this year and it is only neurotoxin entirely focused on the aesthetic market. The goal… Read More

Tupper ware, Candles and Crystals It used to be that women would get together for shopping parties featuring Tupper ware, candles, and crystals. Unfortunately, Botox treatments have now been added to the list of things women indulge in purchasing in their boozed-up state of cocktailing and peer pressure! As an aesthetic specialist, I cringe every… Read More

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Silent Communicator Facial expressions are a nonverbal communication. They convey social information between humans, as well as most other mammals. Humans can adopt a facial expression voluntarily or involuntarily, and the neural mechanisms responsible for controlling the expression differ in each case. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ No Faking Microexpressions ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Involuntary facial expressions or microexpressions are brief, involuntary… Read More

Did you know that different types of wrinkles have different causes? Classifying wrinkles helps to determine ideal methods to prevent as well as to treat them. Dynamic Expression Wrinkles What are they: These are wrinkles that happen when we make facial expressions like furrow lines between the brows from frowning or crow’s feet around the… Read More

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BOTOX Botox has come a long way in the last 3 decades since its first FDA approval. It is currently FDA approved for a handful of medical conditions and cosmetic applications, and it holds close to 800 patents for potential future uses. BOTOX COSMETIC Botox Cosmetic is indeed the most popular cosmetic enhancement being performed… 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

Botox Newport Beach CA

Why wait until you have to try to turn back the hands of time when you may be able to slow the clock now? No treatment can stop the aging process, but I can help you age gracefully. Following my philosophy of being proactive with your Botox®, anti-aging treatments may help reduce the chances of… Read More

INJECTABLES Corona Del Mar, CA

If your kids or even your significant other have started making their holiday wish list, you are going to have to do more than check it twice. And although the holidays are the perfect time to think of others, don’t forget to take care of yourself either. With holiday parties quickly approaching, I can help… Read More

Botox Cosmetic is the most popular aesthetic procedure performed all over the world today — and there are a lot of reasons why! Botox Cosmetic has put a smile on many patients’ faces because of its effectiveness and predictability in reversing aging signs. If you need another reason to give this aesthetic treatment a try,… 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